Microsoft

March 1, 2018

World’s Biggest Plane Taxis Closer to Takeoff

The hefty, double-bodied Stratolaunch airplane — its wingspan of 385 feet (117 meters) is the widest in the world — recently reached a new milestone that […]
June 27, 2016

NASA Cover Up? City Found On Mars, Conspiracy Theorists Say

There are hundreds of extra-terrestrial conspiracy theories but the most common ones involve NASA most of the time. The premiere space agency has full access to […]
March 16, 2016

NASA Is Going to Light a 'Large Fire' on a Spaceship

On a press call this afternoon, NASA and its research partners discussed several science experiments headed to orbit with the next ISS resupply mission. The space […]
March 13, 2016

NASA Showcases Augmented Reality Tech in Space By Making a Skype Call

Back in November, we reported that Microsoft was sending a couple of its HoloLens augmented reality headsets up to the International Space Station, and a new […]
March 6, 2016

Astronaut Scott Kelly fought off aliens in space with Microsoft's HoloLens

Think augmented and virtual reality headsets are just for games? NASA astronaut Scott Kelly thinks otherwise after spending some quality time with Microsoft’s HoloLens aboard the […]
March 5, 2016

Scott Kelly’s Year In Space Convinced Him We Need to Save the Planet

After 340 days aboard the International Space Station—the longest stretch for any NASA astronaut—recent ISS Commander Scott Kelly is back on Earth and reflecting on his […]
February 19, 2016

TED 2016: HoloLens unveils 'teleportation' to Mars

HoloLens creator Alex Kipman has shown off Microsoft’s augmented reality technology at the TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference. Using a camera hooked up to a […]
February 17, 2016

Astroneer, The 'Galactic Minecraft', Delays Release To 'Early Fall'

Hotly-anticipated game pushes its early access release date back Ever since it was first previewed last fall, we have been pretty excited to get our hands […]
December 15, 2015

Star Citizen game hits $100m funding milestone

Crowdfunded video game Star Citizen has raised more than $100m (£66m) from fans and backers. The funding drive for the space exploration, trading and combat game […]