I had no idea Huygens existed until today.
Category Archives: Space
Finally, something on Buzzfeed worth linking to.
Did you know that the USSR built a knock-off space shuttle in the 1980s? I didn’t.
NASA’s biggest challenge isn’t money; it’s fuel.
Jia-Rui C. Cook at NASA: NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft officially is the first human-made object to venture into interstellar space. The 36-year-old probe is about 12 billion miles (19 billion kilometers) from our sun. New and unexpected data indicate Voyager 1 has been traveling for about one year through plasma, or ionized gas, present in […]
NASA’s iconic blue workstations have been replaced with far more modern-looking displays. The room still looks awesome, but it could be mistaken as the LAN party to end all LAN parties.
I wish computers today had awesome buttons like these things did.
I have some downloading to do.
This country did some amazing things when she let her brightest scientists and engineers loose on crazy-ass projects. We should get back to that sort of work.
When I think about the fact that we have robots on Mars, the kid in me always smiles.
Clara Moskowitz: The Opportunity rover, which is still going strong on the Red Planet long after its official mission was slated to end, is journeying 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) from the spot it studied for the past 22 months, on the edge of Mars’ Endeavour crater, to another area where it will begin a new […]
Well, sign me up.
Wayne Hale, 32-year NASA veteran and Space Shuttle Flight Director: For all our limitations, America is a very rich country. There are many things which America needs to do for the present moment: provide for a strong military to protect us in a dangerous world, educate our children, care for our elderly and infirm, revitalize […]
How is this guy so cool?
Remember when Jeff Bezos recovered those Apollo rockets? There’s a team in Kansas now working to restore them.