The failure of the Mars Climate Orbiter and Mars Polar Lander resulted in public pressure to take additional measures to ensure that Odyssey was a success. This led to a fundamental change to the systems engineering approach in the remaining development timeline.
The In-situ Resource Management System (IRMIS) will equip space missions with extraterrestrial resources in order to foster a permanent human presence in space starting in 2040.
We designed a small sat asteroid precursor mission for $100 Million USD.
Illinois Robotics in Space (IRIS) is an organization dedicated to designing and building a robot for the NASA Robotics Mining Competition.