Technology

January 23, 2015

NASA and Microsoft Collaboration Will Allow Scientists to ‘Walk on Mars’

Raw video for media Use. NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work virtually […]
January 11, 2015

NASA and Nissan Team Up to Build Self-Driving Vehicles for Earth and Mars

It’s turning out to be a stellar year for the future of autonomous driving as NASA’s Ames Research Center and Nissan North America announced they’re teaming […]
January 5, 2015

SpaceX’s Next Frontier: Landing a Rocket on Earth

In rocketry, what goes up usually comes down in pieces. The cost of getting to orbit is exorbitant, because the rocket, with its multimillion-dollar engines, ends […]
January 4, 2015

NASA testing inflatable spacecraft technology to get humans to Mars

NORFOLK, Va. – Devising a way to one day land astronauts on Mars is a complex problem and NASA scientists think it may be solved with […]
December 21, 2014

NASA wants to deploy manned solar-powered airships to Venus

Despite its hellish surface, Venus turns out to be quite an attractive planet for exploration. NASA scientists are developing a project of conquering its upper atmosphere […]
December 20, 2014

Nasa emails spanner to space station

Astronauts on the International Space Station have used their 3-D printer to make a wrench from instructions sent up in an email. It is the first […]
November 30, 2014

Cool NASA Animation Beautifully Details Every Step of Orion’s First Launch!

It’s not Science Fiction! It’s Not Star Trek! No. It’s a really, really big NASA Mission!  It’s Orion! In fact it the biggest and most important development […]
November 18, 2014

Four Bizarre Prototypes of Cold War Weapons

The Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union took place at the same time as the so-called “Space Age” or “Atomic Age,” a […]
November 11, 2014

Scientists Gear up for Dramatic Bid to Land Probe on Comet

DARMSTADT, Germany—In what promises to be a nail-biting event worthy of a Hollywood script, rocket scientists on Wednesday will attempt the challenging task of trying to […]