NASA’s Grace Climate Mission Ends

Credit: NASA
HOUSTON—The long-running, U.S./German, twin satellite Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (Grace) mission is ending. Grace 2’s degrading battery power supply and diminishing fuel supply prompted the decision to end science operations. The spacecraft is expected to re-enter the Earth’s atmosphere...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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