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Last year it crashed and burned but this time the Morpheus lander

Last year it crashed and burned but this time the Morpheus lander

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NASA Building New Moon Lander Prototype After Fiery Crash

Morpheus, NASA's 'green' planetary test lander, crashes and burns at Kennedy Space

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In this image the Morpheus lander can be seen burning shortly after it tipped over during a flight and crashed to the ground. Image Credit: NASA

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NASA's Morpheus Project -- a prototype for vertical landing and takeoff for other planets -- during a free flight test Dec. 10, 2013.

NASA's Morpheus team have completed a review of its operations, following the conclusion of its test program. This week's overview – which also hinted at ...

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NASA's Morpheus lander has gone a long way since it crashed and burned in 2012. The agency's vertical landing and takeoff test vehicle now has a number of ...

Engineers and technicians check the Project Morpheus prototype lander after it touched down on a dedicated

NASA's Project Morpheus prototype lander performs a free-flight test from a launch pad at

NASA's prototype Morpheus lander at the agency's Kennedy Space Center. Photo Credit: AmericaSpace /

NASA's Morpheus lander, which crashed and burned back in August of 2012 and has been outshone by the similar vertical Grasshopper from Elon Musk's space ...

This NASA handout image shows NASA's Morpheus lander as it fires its liquid oxygen- and

NASA's Morpheus prototype lander proved it was quite capable of successfully navigating the ALHAT hazard field

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The boulder-strewn hazard avoidance field built to test the Morpheus lander at KSC. Credit: Sherry Valare

Morpheus ground-level hot fire on April 2, 2012, at Kennedy Space Center's

Members of the Project Morpheus team pose for a group photo during the 11th tether test

Photo Credit: AmericaSpace / Alan Walters

The Project Morpheus prototype lander successfully navigated the hazard field and touched down safely after launching into the sky on its fourth free-flight ...

Project Morpheus: Testing of the NASA HD4 main rocket engine at NASA's Stennis Space Center

Morpheus flies over a simulated lunar surface for Free Flight Test-5 at Kennedy Space

The Morpheus team prepare the Bravo Lander for a test flight

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The Morpheus Lander's main engine over the mini Flame Trench at the NASA Johnson Space Centre

A successful hot fire test of the Morpheus engine in February 2012. Credit: NASA/Lauren Harnett

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The Project Morpheus prototype lander during test at Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Credit: NASA/Kim Shiflett

Although it suffered from a few early hiccups during tethered flight tests at JSC, “lessons learned” – the very reason for conducting tests – helped ...

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Project Morpheus – an experimental lander project – has enjoyed a successful free flight at its test range at the end of the Shuttle Landing Facility (SLF) ...

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Mardi pictures the heatshield as it falls away under the descending Curiosity rover

NASA reveals hovering prototype planetary lander Morpheus (VIDEO)

One of the key aspects of the Morpheus project is the low cost of the program

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The Morpheus lander can be seen tipping over in this image just prior to it hitting the ground and catching fire. Image Credit: NASA

Morpheus Lander looks to complete NASA's first fully autonomous landing

The surface of the moon recreated at NASA's Kennedy Space Center for flight testing of the

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Morpheus lifts off on a 98-second, free-flight test on April 30

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Jon Olansen (left) and Greg Gadding, KSC Morpheus Manager (right) detail

In August 2012, the Morpheus lander crashed during a test flight in eastern Florida, sparking a massive fireball and setting the project back for months.

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A "Moonscape" was established at the Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility to test

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Morpheus Free Flight 14. Image Credit: NASA / Project Morpheus

China's Chang'e-3 lunar lander and the attached Yutu rover were launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China into a 250 x 360000 km ...

There Can Be Only One: Teensy R/C Helicopter Takes Off R/C Plane's Wing, Crash And Burn Follows (Okay, No Burn)

Autonomous Landing Hazard Avoidance Technology - Testing to ensure the ALHAT can still target when tilted

Morpheus Robot Flies As High As The Great Pyramid Before Deking Sideways And Touching Down

Testing of Morpheus continues at Kennedy Space Center with more flights scheduled for the remainder of

The Morpheus Control Room preparing to launch the Lander.

Morpheus is an all NASA designed vehicle. It was manufactured and assembled on-site and at Armadillo Aerospace and was transported to JSC in January of this ...

6 at Kennedy Space Center, the Project Morpheus prototype lander is being prepared for a tethered test on a transportable launch platform positioned at the ...

NASA's Morpheus lander takes test flight at KSC .

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NASA's prototype lander, Morpheus, will attempt its first night flight tonight.

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NASA's Morpheus lander dangled from a crane near Kennedy Space Center's shuttle runway after an aborted engine firing today.

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But on Thursday here on Earth, a test model planetary lander crashed and burned at Kennedy Space Centre in Florida just seconds after liftoff.

... an engine that runs on liquid oxygen and methane into a fully operational lander that could deliver cargo to asteroids and other planetary surfaces.

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Morpheus lifts off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center Shuttle Landing Facility. Photo Credit: Mike

The project focused on vertical test bed demonstrations with green propellant propulsion systems and autonomous landing and hazard detection technology.

This was the team's highest and most ambitious test to date. As they continue free flights at KSC in January, they'll increase difficulty as they fly higher ...

For the first time ever, a private company has permission to land on the moon

Moon Express' MX-1 lunar lander, designed for efficiency

More photos from the Nov. 1 tether test:

The space shuttle Atlantis lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center

At the end of October, the lander's engine was successfully ignited six times in a row, with each burn lasted 600 milliseconds.

Crash and burn: Top 5 recent rocket disasters (VIDEO)

NASA's Autonomous Landing Hazard Avoidance Technology (ALHAT) project recently completed its third free-flight test on the Morpheus prototype lander April ...

But on Thursday here on Earth, a test model planetary lander crashed and burned at Kennedy Space Centre in Florida just seconds after liftoff.

Watch NASA's New Morpheus Moon Lander Crash and Burn, Big-Style

NASA's Autonomous Landing Hazard Avoidance Technology (ALHAT) project recently completed its third free-flight test on the Morpheus prototype lander April ...

While Morpheus rebuilds, the Autonomous Landing Hazard Avoidance Technology team continues testing their sensors by