To boldly go where no furry, adorable blue monster has gone before.
Our GROVER has a Grover!
NASA’s new Earth-bound rover began testing on the Greenland ice sheet this week. GROVER, which stands for both Greenland Rover and Goddard Remotely Operated Vehicle for Exploration and Research, is an autonomous, solar-operated robot that carries a ground-penetrating radar to examine the layers of Greenland’s ice sheet.
This is so cool! It’s design looks so simple and not like a crazy outer space getup. Does it work? I want to see it and the Curiosity Rover race each other.
This is happening tonight! And tomorrow! Sounds really cool!
In this galaxy, there’s a mathematical probability of three million Earth-type planets, and in the universe, three million galaxies like this. And in all that, and perhaps more… only one of each of us.
"And in all that, and perhaps more… only one of each of us." That’s a great line.
“Because you needed each other. I could not deprive you of the revelation of all that you could accomplish together. Of a friendship that would define you both, in ways you cannot yet realize.”
#oh hey #this scene #this was a good scene #the whole #kirk stopping to do the diplomacy thing #but then also being like #it’s fine if we kill you #and then spock’s just like there #you know #backing his boy up #i don’t even fucking care #these two are too much #best buds 5ever #just about