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AeroVironment’s drone still grounded on Mars

By   /  Friday, April 16th, 2021  /  Banking & Finance, East Ventura County, Latest news, Technology, Tri-County Economy, Tri-County Public Companies  /  No Comments

Ingenuity, the helicopter drone developed by Simi Valley-based AeroVironment, has had its first experimental flight on Mars delayed after an error sequence during testing, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Ingenuity, which landed on Mars on the Perseverance rover in February, was scheduled for its first takeoff on April 11. NASA first rescheduled Read More →

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Saalex, AeroVironment help NASA get to Mars with morning Perseverance launch

By   /  Thursday, July 30th, 2020  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Technology, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Saalex, AeroVironment help NASA get to Mars with morning Perseverance launch

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Setting a course from Simi Valley to Mars

By   /  Friday, July 24th, 2020  /  left  /  Comments Off on Setting a course from Simi Valley to Mars

Before it could be loaded onto the rocket for its impending interplanetary launch, AeroVironment’s helicopter design had to thread a tight needle between weight and durability. The mission, which is set to launch between July 30 and Aug. 15 with the Perseverance rover, will be a first-of-its-kind test flight of an aircraft on Mars. The Read More →

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NASA selects Cal Poly students to find water on Mars

By   /  Friday, January 10th, 2020  /  Latest news  /  Comments Off on NASA selects Cal Poly students to find water on Mars

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Google makes breakthrough in quantum computing at South Coast lab

By   /  Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019  /  Education, Latest news, South Coast, Technology  /  Comments Off on Google makes breakthrough in quantum computing at South Coast lab

Google has developed a computer that’s reached “quantum supremacy,” performing a computation in 200 seconds that would take the fastest supercomputers about 10,000 years, Bloomberg News reported. The results of Google’s tests, which were conducted using a quantum chip it developed in-house at its lab in Goleta, were published Oct. 23 in the scientific journal Read More →

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Our view: Vandenberg good choice for U.S. Space Command

By   /  Friday, May 24th, 2019  /  Central Coast, Editorials, Education, Latest news, Opinion, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Our view: Vandenberg good choice for U.S. Space Command

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Amgen buys $66 million stake in genetics device company

By   /  Thursday, October 18th, 2018  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Technology, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Amgen buys $66 million stake in genetics device company

Thousand Oaks biotech giant Amgen broadened its reach into genetics research Oct. 18 with a $66 million investment in handheld DNA sequencing company Oxford Nanopore Technologies. Genetics has been a research focus for Amgen since its 2012 acquisition of deCODE, particularly in the area of Alzheimer’s therapies. The news follows closely the release by Oxford Read More →

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