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October 22, 2013

Who’s Out There—Good News For Life’s Chances In Space

It all started with a mystery. Where did the methoxy come from? CH3O was discovered in the Perseus Molecular cloud in space 600 light years from Earth, where […]
October 22, 2013

1st Fully Bionic Man Walks, Talks and Breathes

He walks, he talks and he has a beating heart, but he’s not human — he’s the world’s first fully bionic man. Like Frankenstein’s monster, cobbled […]
October 21, 2013

How Voyager Became A Grand Tour

A few weeks ago, NASA announced that Voyager 1 has become history’s first interstellar spacecraft. More than 11 billion miles from the Earth and 35 years […]
October 21, 2013

Video games' sexual double standard may have real-world impact

German game developer Crytek caused a stir in the gaming press when the lead producer on its forthcoming multiplayer shooter “Warface“justified the game’s cartoonishly sexualized portrayals of […]
October 18, 2013

Height Restrictions For Astronauts

Have you ever seen the James Bond film Moonraker? In it, Bond does battle with Jaws, the villain’s hulking bodyguard, aboard a space station orbiting earth. […]
October 17, 2013

Jerome Flynn Interview NYCC 2013

After a great weekend, the Astronaut team were luckily enough to bump into Jerome Flynn and grab a quick interview with the star of Game Of […]
October 17, 2013

Kid's Beer Experiment Goes to Space!

Eleven-year-old Michal Bodzianowski’s microbrewery experiment, designed to test the effects of making beer in space, has won a trip to the space station, thanks to the […]
October 16, 2013

NY Comic Con 2013

Astronaut team are back from a fantastic time at this years New York Comic Con! We’d like to thank all the great people we met there, […]
October 15, 2013

COMIC CON: Cosmos Press session Part 2

Audio recording from the COSMOS Press Session at New York Comic Con! In this first part, hear from Host Neil deGrasse Tyson and Writer/Executive Producer Ann […]