Monday, September 7, 2009

NASA's Desert Rats put LER through paces

Brent Garry with the Suit Port Transport Module.

Lee Allison
State Geologist of Arizona

Arizona Geology: NASA desert rats returning to Arizona to test lunar robot: "According to a press release posted on Reuters, the test will include 'a simulated 14-day mission during which two crew members -- an astronaut and a geologist -- will live inside NASA's prototype Lunar Electric Rover [above]. They will scout the test area for features of geological interest and conduct simulated moonwalks to collect samples.'

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