NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory 15th Anniversary

Chandra X-ray Observatory

Since its deployment on July 23, 1999, NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory has helped revolutionize our understanding of the universe through its unrivaled X-ray vision.

By | Jul 25, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , , |

Most powerful rocket in history

Space Launch System- SLS

The most powerful rocket in America’s history will be NASA’s Space Launch System, or SLS. The flexible design of this advanced, heavy-lift launch vehicle will meet a variety of crew and cargo mission needs.

By | Jul 7, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , |

What to expect from James Webb space telescope

James Webb space telescope

NASA’s next generation James Webb space telescope, the successor of the astounding Hubble Telescope, described by Peter Cullen.   Take a look at the video…

By | Jun 24, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Storm Cell over the Southern Appalachian Mountains

Storm Cell

This storm cell image taken from NASA’s high-altitude ER-2 aircraft, during a study aimed at gaining a better understanding of precipitation over mountainous terrain, on May 23, 2014 over the Southern Appalachian Mountains.   Image Credit: NASA / Stu Broce

By | Jun 20, 2014|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , , , |

NASA’s Double Bubble

NASA Double Bubble D8

An MIT team created the Double Bubble, after a multi-million-dollar NASA contract, the most advanced design to date of the classic passenger jet.

By | Jun 19, 2014|Categories: Aviation|Tags: , |

NASA’s design a real Warp Drive Ship

Warp Drive Ship

NASA unveils designs for a Star Trek-style Warp Drive Ship, called IXS Enterprise (of course), similar to the Star Trek spaceship, that could send us one day to the stars.

By | Jun 12, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

NASA’s new exercise Astronaut shoes

Astronaut shoes

Maintaining astronaut bone and muscle health in microgravity is an ongoing concern for NASA. The new (not very nice) ForceShoe are designed to collect data when they exercise.   Image credit NASA    Take a look at the video…

By | Jun 3, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , , |

NASA’s Kids Art Contest

NASA’s Kids Art Contest

NASA asked kids to draw what the future looks like to them. These are the beautiful results of the contest

By | May 26, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Ancient rock art could have been created by extraterrestrials

Square Kilometre Array (SKA)

NASA book “Archaeology, Anthropology, and Interstellar Communication,” suggests that ancient rock art could have been created by extraterrestrials.    Square Kilometre Array (SKA) starts work in 2022

By | May 23, 2014|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

NASA’s next generation Tron spacesuit

NASA Z-2 spacesuit

NASA Z-2 next generation spacesuit prototype announced, with its glass 360-degree view and integrated Heads Up Display.

By | May 2, 2014|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |