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NASA, Kerbal Space Program Want You To Stop Virtual Asteroids NASA, Kerbal Space Program Want You To Stop Virtual Asteroids

Kerbal Space Program is one of the most fascinating PC games of the last few years. It’s a hardcore space exploration simulator that has players building rockets to send little green men into space. It’s incredibly challenging, and it takes …

Penn State Turns To Crowdfunding To Send A Spacecraft To The Moon Penn State Turns To Crowdfunding To Send A Spacecraft To The Moon
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Space travel is something that’s usually reserved for government agencies with a lot of money to burn. SpaceX proved that private industry can do it too though with a little help from investors and its own deep pockets. Now Penn …

Mars-Bound NASA Orbiter MAVEN Set to Launch Mars-Bound NASA Orbiter MAVEN Set to Launch

Mars has been quite the hot spot lately. First, discussions about cultivating a human population on the planet have circulated. Now, NASA’s MAVEN spacecraft is being prepared for the Monday, November 18th launch that is set for 1:28 p.m. EST. …

In Saturn’s Rings Might Be The Most Beautiful Film Ever Made In Saturn’s Rings Might Be The Most Beautiful Film Ever Made
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The advent of special effects and CG has ensured that a lot of the movies made today are at least visually pleasing. As beautiful as these films have become, however, they still have nothing on nature. In Saturn’s Rings is …

Video Call Your Friends From Outer Space With Skype Video Call Your Friends From Outer Space With Skype

Skype is pretty much everywhere these days. Millions of people around the world use it to communicate with friends and family. What are you going to do when you’re no longer on the planet though? How will you communicate with …

Planetary Resources Shows Off Some New Asteroid Mining Tech Planetary Resources Shows Off Some New Asteroid Mining Tech
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Remember Planetary Resources? It’s the startup funded by the Google co-founders, James Cameron and others. The company’s goal is to send mining robots into space and collect valuable minerals and elements from the numerous asteroids that fly around our solar …

Uwingu Looks To Crowdfunding For The Future Of Space Exploration Uwingu Looks To Crowdfunding For The Future Of Space Exploration

For years, we’ve entrusted the future of space exploration to public agencies and they have done a great job. NASA was able to land on the moon, send a rover to Mars, and make a satellite out of Android phone …

NASA Picked These 5 Ideas To “Revolutionize” American Space Capabilities NASA Picked These 5 Ideas To “Revolutionize” American Space Capabilities

NASA announced on Friday that it has selected five technologies to fund, which could “revolutionize America’s space capabilities”. Earlier this year, NASA launched its Game Changing Development program, calling for proposals focused on “sudden and unexpected innovations” that could potentially …

Check Out These Photos Of Near-Space Taken By A Raspberry Pi Check Out These Photos Of Near-Space Taken By A Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is one of the coolest computing innovations of the last few years. It’s a simple ARM-powered Linux computer that only costs $25, yet can already do so much. The initial goal was to use the Pi as …

Space Exploration Is The Next Frontier Of The Economy Space Exploration Is The Next Frontier Of The Economy

We all want more money. Unless you have figured out the secrets of Buddhism or Taoism, money helps us achieve what we need and want. The only problem is that money isn’t easy to come by for the large majority …

CleanSpace One Literally Takes Down Space Junk CleanSpace One Literally Takes Down Space Junk
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There’s a lot of trash on the earth. That’s why we have people and machines that help clean it up. There’s also a lot of trash in space. There’s nobody cleaning that up – until now. École Polytechnique Fédérale de …