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May 18, 2013

How 'Star Trek' inspired NASA, astronauts

The interstellar voyages of the Starship Enterprise have captured imaginations around the world for decades. Astronauts, movie makers, scientists, engineers and others from all walks of […]
May 17, 2013

Six of the best Chris Hadfield Videos from the ISS

Lots of things are different in space, and after 50 years of the space program, we take some of them for granted. Hadfield expertly reminds us […]
May 17, 2013

Space Tourism's Black Carbon Problem

Virgin Galactic proudly touts the fact that each of the passengers who will fly into sub-orbital space on its SpaceShip2 will emit less carbon dioxide than […]
May 16, 2013

From SciFi to SciFact – The Starship Enterprise

The Starship Enterprise is one of the top dream spaceships of science fiction. As technology continues to advance, people are becoming more and more restless for […]
May 15, 2013

How Chris Hadfield and the Canadian Space Agency Went Viral

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield used Twitter and YouTube to bring space and the Candian Space Agency into earth homes. [frame type=”lifted” align=”none”][/frame]
May 14, 2013

Top 16 Pictures From Astronaut Chris Hadfield on the ISS

Chris Hadfield has now returned to earth, below is a collection of some of his best photos that he took from his time in the ISS.. […]
May 13, 2013

Astronaut makes music video to David Bowie song aboard International Space Station

It’s being called the first music video made in space. In an online video, astronaut Chris Hadfield sings the David Bowie song “Space Oddity” while floating […]
May 12, 2013

Buzz Aldrin's Case For A 'Mission To Mars'

Sixty-six years after the Wright Brothers made history at Kitty Hawk, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped onto the surface of the moon. From that pivotal […]
May 11, 2013

SPACEWALK LIVE STREAM

[frame type=”lifted” align=”none”] Stream videos at Ustream[/frame] Watch live coverage as two astronauts make a hastily planned spacewalk to try to fix an ammonia leak in […]