Category Archives: SCIENCE!
Astronaut Chrish Hatfield sings the David Bowie song Space Oddity from the International Space Station
Fascinating showcase of the international space station, from the sleeping areas to the labs to the Soyutz descent vehicle, not forgetting about the vacuum assisted toilets and space suits. Cramped, but I guess the ability to align to any surface … Continue reading
Timelapse video of the space shuttle being moved to it’s final resting place as a museum piece. The transfer took about 3 days, shortened in timelapse to less than 3 minutes.
Amazing looking technology, though I wonder just how noisy it is. They replaced the ambient noise with a music overlay, so I’m guessing there’s some noise, but the guy isn’t wearing protective headphones or anything so it’s probably not too … Continue reading
The search for new dimensions is the next step for the Large Hadron Collider, as explained by PHD comics
Here is one of those insects again, enslaved for science and for our amusement. Or for our encreepment.
Awesome work, Nasa.
After listening to a riveting tale about sexy relatives I decided to check out the narrator’s other works, and this one about the speed of light seemed like something that would fit in here. I just listened to it like … Continue reading
UPDATE: Curiosity has landed!! In a few hours we will know if Curiosity touched down safely. We can’t get a live feed but the next best thing is NASA’s Eyes application, a 3d simulation supplemented with real time information (As … Continue reading