Redditors and Twitter users deciphered coordinates and an inspirational message in the rover’s red-and-white parachute pattern.
And a crowd of horrified onlookers caught the whole thing on camera.
The Advanced Supersonic Parachute Inflation Research Experiment (ASPIRE) will slow the Mars 2020 rover down from its breakneck pace of 12,000 miles per hour.
New Zealand skydiver Michael Holmes survived a parachuting accident in 2006. We asked him for tips.
Exhibitors at the biggest defense technology fair are coming up with creative ways to defeat the threat of drones, beyond simply shooting them down.
The dish echoes what I've learned from the simplicity of Korean cooking and the improvisation of Le Chateaubriand.
Chicago is a very segregated city in both class and food culture—it’s either hot dogs and tacos or a $700-per-person dinner. Where I learned how to cook with real spontaneity was the mountainsides of South Korea.