Sebastien Clarke

June 25, 2014

Tokyo robot museum guides look eerily human

The new robot guides at a Tokyo museum look so eerily human and speak so smoothly they almost outdo people — almost. Japanese robotics expert Hiroshi […]
June 24, 2014

Greetings from Earth! NASA Spacecraft to Carry Message for Aliens

A NASA probe that’s expected to leave the solar system after it finishes its mission at Pluto and beyond will carry a message intended for any […]
June 23, 2014

Mystery object in lake on Saturn's moon Titan intrigues scientists

Scientists are investigating a mystery object that appeared and then vanished again from a giant lake on Titan, the largest moon of Saturn. They spotted the object […]
June 22, 2014

Nasa's Ellen Stofan interview: 'Our plan is to colonise Mars'

Is Nasa looking for intelligent life? Nasa, right now, is really taking a step-wise approach: let’s look at our own solar system and the most likely […]
June 21, 2014

NASA wants to capture an asteroid in 2019

NASA has been talking for some time now about its Asteroid Redirect Mission, a plan to snatch an asteroid out of space and send it into lunar […]
June 20, 2014

Satellite operator sticks with SpaceX

While a Dragon cargo spacecraft flew safely on its way to the International Space Station in October 2012, executives at Orbcomm Inc. faced “an Apollo 13 […]
June 19, 2014

Elon Musk: ‘I’m Hopeful That The First People Can Be Taken To Mars in 10, 12 Years’

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, is a hot topic in the media these days. He recently unveiled a manned version of his successful Dragon spacecraft. He’s […]
June 18, 2014

Good news, everyone! NASA re-creates the smell of Titan

A new recipe created in a NASA laboratory has re-created the composition of the atmosphere on Titan — the largest moon orbiting the planet Saturn — […]
June 17, 2014

Nasa's new Space Launch System prepares for first test launch

After ending its space shuttle programme three years ago, Nasa has begun testing its successor – the Space Launch System, or SLS. In New Orleans, engineers have started […]