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NASA Shows Off Valkyrie, A 6-Foot Tall Robot

12/10/2013, The folks over at NASA must have received inspiration from the cartoon Macross which features the Valkyrie robot, after the space agency unveiled the 6-foot long Valkyrie, which they have dubbed as a “superhero robot”. It was specially designed to...

New Prototype Spacesuit Powered By Body Heat

12/03/2013, Wearing a spacesuit is definitely no fun at all, especially if you are one who feels claustrophobic. Well, it seems that there is a new generation of spacesuits that are in the making, where engineers over at Kansas State University are hard at work,...

Robonaut To Get New Legs Early Next Year

11/10/2013, Robots certainly come in handy when it comes to helping us humans out in difficult situations, such as doing repetitive work without getting tired at all, ferrying heavy items from one point to another without breaking a sweat, and best of all, not...

Broadband Connectivity Arrives In Space

10/23/2013, When we talk about space travel, chances are we would think of it being one of the most high tech situations where one can be in. Unfortunately, that is not the case across the board. For instance, actual communications between the Earth and moon still...

3D Printed Pizza Shown Off At SXSW Eco And It Looks Delicious

10/11/2013, Earlier this year, we published a story regarding NASA researching the possibility of creating 3D printed food, which immediately gave us visions of what a life living in a Back to the Future 2 world might be. If you were one of those skeptics who thought...

NASA On The Lookout For Snoozers

09/23/2013, To get paid while you are doing something that you love is more or less the dream of every single person out there. After all, it is not called work then, is it? For those of you out there who love nothing better than to grab some shuteye, then you would...

NASA Device Capable Of Detecting Heartbeat

09/19/2013, Nobody wants to go through the chaos and perhaps even court death by being right smack in the middle of a natural disaster, but when that happens, one would definitely need all the help possible in order to pull through that particular ordeal. Having said...

NASA Confirms That Voyager 1 Has Left The Solar System

09/12/2013, The scientists over at NASA have just confirmed that the Voyager 1 space probe has made history yet again, as it is now the first human constructed object to leave the solar system, as it continues to make its way across the rest of interstellar space....

Frog Makes Battletoads Proud

09/12/2013, All right, I do not want to get into a war of words concerning the differences between a frog and a toad, but what you see above is definitely not something that will happen every single day. No sir, it does seem to depict a tiny frog on the left hand...

Curiosity Rover Now Driving Itself On Mars

08/28/2013, NASA yesterday switched its Mars rover Curiosity to its autonomous navigation system. For over a year now the agency’s engineers have been driving the rover on Mars, now the rover is capable of driving itself. Switching to the autonomous navigation...

NASA 3D-Printing Gets Closer To “Star Trek Replication”

08/12/2013, NASA has been testing 3D printing in space, and this is an interesting development because this could eventually lead to having the space agency “print” a number of replacement parts. Clearly, when you are in the space station, getting parts shipped...