Gravity Probe B Topics of Interest
This is a collection of online content that covers some of the fascinating
engineering behind GP-B.
The GMA Story
This is a introduction to the system that will start the gyroscopes spinning in space.
Removal of a Gyro
How the project was able to remove and replace a malfunctioning gyroscope.
The Life of a Gyro
How the gyroscopes are assembled and inserted into the Science Instrument Assembly.
The GP-B Probe Thermal Rework
This was a highly delicate procedure that was performed to correct a thermal inconsistancy
in the probe.
How GP-B created the world's most perfect spheres.