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Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment Instrument for Mars 2020 Rover is MOXIE

Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment (MOXIE) is an exploration technology investigation that will produce oxygen from Martian atmospheric carbon dioxide. 

Estonia is an amazing place in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, with colourful history and fascinating people. Have a joyful spin over Estonia and discover positively surprising facts about this small country on the coast of the Baltic Sea.

Each spacecraft, whether piloted by a crew or fully automated, launched on a voyage through space encounters an extraordinary spectrum of vast resources. From the first space missions onward, spacecraft designers and scientists have made use of some of these resources to guarantee the survival of hardware and people in space; thermal regulation systems for example have always made use of the direct sunlight irradiation and the space vacuum to achieve both heating and cooling of critical hardware.