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NASA Reveals “Global Selfie”

05/26/2014, NASA has not stumbled across alien life just yet, but what they have revealed is also pretty interesting. Considering how our world is so obsessed with capturing selfies, so much so that front facing cameras of smartphones these days have done their bit...

NASA Z-2 Spacesuit Is The Future

05/01/2014, I would suppose that something like the spacesuit’s evolution has not exactly undergone scrutiny from the general masses, as it is not the most exciting thing to be announced on the news, unlike a new smartphone from Apple or Samsung. Well, in NASA’s...

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Could Drill Sandstone

04/28/2014, The Curiosity rover that belongs to NASA looks prepared to check out a slab of sandstone that might eventually end up as a potential drilling target. This particular piece of rock, if chosen, would be the first drilling target which will not be a...

NASA To Test “Flying Saucer”

04/11/2014, For all the stories that have gone out concerning a flying saucer or a UFO in the past, don’t you think that it is rather ironic for NASA themselves to be testing out this new ‘flying saucer’? Apparently, such a spacecraft might eventually...

North Korea’s Space Agency Is Called NADA

04/02/2014, As far as space agencies go, NASA is hands down the most popular in the world. The U.S. space agency has been at the forefront of space exploration for decades, recent achievements include putting a rover on Mars. The DPRK a.k.a North Korea seems to have...

1st Lunar Photos Beamed To Earth By NASA Probe

02/18/2014, The latest moon probe from NASA has recently beamed back what it sees on the moon’s surface for the first time ever. Known as the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft (also called LADEE if you prefer a far shorter and more...

China’s First Rover Bites The Moon Dust

01/27/2014, Last month we picked up on a report from China’s state news agency which was about Chang’e-3, a probe that the country was sending to the moon. It took off from Xichang as planned and landed on the moon’s surface on December 15th. China...

New Telescope Is 100x More Powerful Than Hubble

01/14/2014, The Hubble space telescope has done its fair bit for humanity over the years, managing to capture plenty of fantastic looking photos of far away systems and galaxies. Well, it is about time that it gets replaced, don’t you think so? The successor would...

NASA Engineers Use Oculus Rift And Kinect 2 To Control Robots

12/27/2013, We have seen the Oculus Rift used for more immersive gaming experiences, and while the Kinect was designed for gaming in mind, it has also managed to find use in non-gaming environments, which is why it is no surprise to find that NASA has managed to find...

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...