Picture Gallery Calibrating the Thermal Sensors Operating the CAST GLANCE system. MARS ground based mobile telescope Waiting for the call from CAST-GLANCE. Did they get it? CAST GLANCE on its way to the observation location. CAST GLANCE off to get some data. The pros – a crew from CAST GLANCE and the Navy VX-30 Squadron Previous project manager Debi Tomek about to fly on a CAST_GLANCE rehearsal mission. Our pre-mission training included following STS-126 with JSC Flight Dynamics Controllers Early project management – PI Tom Horvath on left, assistant PM Debi Tomek and original PM Paul Krasa. CAST GLANCE phones home – they got the data! Smiling for the camera on CAST GLANCE – NASA EDGE filming. HYTHIRM – A peanut powered project. Our Principle Investigator Tom Horvath about to enjoy his beloved ketchup. HYTHIRM Team deep in planning at mission control in Houston. Busy time for HYTHIRM in preparation for Shuttle re-entry. Houston Mission Control Center – HYTHIRM ops were coordinated from here. Following the mission at the mission control center in Houston. HYTHIRM projected display in flight control room augments primary displays. Excellent remote control skills were required. Former project manager Robbie Kerns overseeing HYTHIRM operations. HYTHIRM primary and backup mission planning computers in the mission control center. Airborne asset coordinator at work at mission control in Houston. In a flight control room at the mission control center during a shuttle landing. HYTHIRM team at technical interchange meeting Calibration Activities on CAST GLANCE Setting up the MARS mobile telescope system. It takes calories to collect data. MARS observation site in Florida – tough duty. You can’t get a good calibration on an empty stomach!