Sebastien Clarke

March 24, 2013

Chris Hadfield demonstrates Microbial Air Sampling on the ISS

The International Space Station crews about 3 — 6 people at a time, but sometimes unwelcome guests appear in the form of bacteria. To keep the […]
March 24, 2013

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Moonwalker, Refutes Auction & Is Keeping Space Memorabilia

A New York auction house is set to sell more than 300 space artifacts on Monday (March 25), including original documents that were flown to the […]
March 24, 2013

Lockheed Martin wants to use a quantum computer to develop radar, aircraft systems

Lockheed Martin is looking at several challenging applications for the quantum-computing hardware it has purchased from from D-Wave Systems, the New York Times reported Friday. The use of quantum […]
March 23, 2013

Sequester Cancels NASA Outreach

Well, it looks like it’s finally happened: the U.S. sequester – a “series of across-the-board cuts to government agencies totaling $1.2 trillion over 10 years” (CNN) — has finally […]
March 23, 2013

‘Star Trek’: Watch every episode to celebrate William Shatner’s birth

Got plans this weekend? You do now. Beginning Friday and running through March 31, the video streaming service Hulu is making every episode of the original […]
March 23, 2013

Meteor captured on camera in US

A security camera above a car yard in Seaford, Delaware, and another in Maryland captured footage of what appeared to be a meteor travelling across the […]
March 22, 2013

That's reassuring: Nasa chief Charles Bolden's advice on asteroid heading for Earth: just pray

Last year, in an effort to tackle the myths surrounding the belief that the world would end on December 21st, Nasa set up a website to […]
March 21, 2013

Where’s Voyager 1? That Depends.

For about three hours on Wednesday, Voyager 1 had left the solar system — before a rewritten news release headline pulled it back in. Voyager 1, one […]
March 21, 2013

Apollo-Era Rocket Engines Rescued From The Sea

Twisted, scum-covered pieces of the engines that sent the first people to the moon got pulled up from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean today. Jeff […]