Technology

April 29, 2016

Why You Should Take Elon Musk’s 2018 Mars Shot Seriously

The hardware is shaping up for a trip to the Red Planet—and soon NASA has some exciting news: a crewed landing on Mars is less than […]
April 29, 2016

A ROCKET LAUNCH IN 360-DEGREE VIDEO IS PHENOMENAL

United Launch Alliance (ULA), a private spacefaring company that’s a joint venture of aerospace giants Boeing and Lockheed, has been having a rough time recently due […]
April 28, 2016

SpaceX announces plans for Dragon mission to Mars

WASHINGTON — SpaceX announced April 27 it plans to send an uncrewed Dragon spacecraft to the surface of Mars as soon as 2018 on a technology […]
April 26, 2016

William Shatner: 'Star Trek' Tech Is 'Not That Far-Fetched'

WASHINGTON — William Shatner knows a thing or two about sci-fi tech. The 85-year-old actor is best known for his portrayal of the fictional Captain James […]
April 25, 2016

Solar Impulse lands in California after Pacific crossing

The solar-powered aeroplane Solar Impulse has landed in Silicon Valley, California, after a three-day flight over the Pacific Ocean from Hawaii. High winds delayed the landing […]
April 23, 2016

SUITSAT MIGHT BE THE CREEPIEST SATELLITE EVER

WHY A WORN OUT SPACE SUIT GOT AN ORBITAL BURIAL On February 3, 2006, commander Bill McArthur and flight engineer Valery Tokarev stepped outside the ISS […]
April 23, 2016

NASA invests $67 million into solar electric propulsion for deep space exploration

NASA has selected Aerojet Rocketdyne for a $67 million contract to develop an advanced Solar Electric Propulsion (SEP) system for future deep-space missions. In a press release, NASA stated that […]
April 21, 2016

Russia's Progress Spacecraft: Cargo to the ISS

Progress spacecraft are automated, unpiloted and single-use vehicles that typically deliver fuel and supplies to the International Space Station three to four times each year. They […]
April 21, 2016

NASA WANTS NEW DESIGNS FOR WAYS WE COULD LIVE IN DEEP SPACE

How will humans live on Mars? Well, NASA’s not really sure yet, but if you’ve got any ideas you can submit them now. The agency has […]