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NASA Testing The Space Internet

Nov 19th, 2008 | By | Category: General

NASA announced today that it has successfully tested the first deep space communications network modeled on the Internet.  Working as part of a NASA-wide team, engineers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., used software called Disruption-Tolerant Networking, or DTN, to transmit dozens of space images to and from a NASA science spacecraft located […]