Technology

June 13, 2013

MADE IN SPACE AND NASA TO SEND FIRST 3D PRINTER INTO SPACE

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — To prepare for a future where parts can be built on-demand in space, Made in Space, the space manufacturing company, has partnered […]
June 8, 2013

NASA's biggest rocket yet aims for 2017 test flight

NASA’s largest rocket yet, a vehicle under development called the Space Launch System (SLS), is on track for its first test flight in 2017, according to […]
June 6, 2013

Suit Could Make Space Diving Next Extreme Sport

When daredevil Felix Baumgartner broke three world records Oct. 14, 2012, by jumping from a pressurized capsule 127,852 feet above the Earth, millions of people watched. And no doubt nearly […]
June 3, 2013

3-D Printing: NASA’s Next Frontier

NASA is looking to boldly take 3-D printing where no 3-D printer has gone before. As NASA plans ventures deeper into space, flights that already cost […]
May 30, 2013

Moon telescope to offer new views of Earth and space

A telescope that is set to launch to the moon in 2015 will allow the public to go on the Internet and view the Earth from […]
May 20, 2013

How Close Is This Star Trek Tech?

The second installment of director J.J. Abrams’ franchise reboot, “Star Trek Into Darkness” is good, pulpy space adventure fun — light on coherence maybe, but packed […]
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

Google And NASA Team Up In Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

Google announced today a partnership with NASA and D-Wave to launch a lab to solve artificial intelligence problems with the aid of quantum computing. Quantum computing […]
May 10, 2013

Could We Be Driving/Piloting This Flying Car In A Few Years?

Vertical takeoff. Hybrid power. Automatic landing. See it in action as it flies and drives. We’ve been following the progress of Terrafugia, the Massachusetts-based creator of several […]