Alma Sommer and Brian Stith (Undocumented Human Bitcoin Tour) come on the show to talk about their upcoming trip to Austin - Tarrin Lupo (Schedule Coordinator Porcfest 2016) provides an update on the upcoming event - Michael Belfiore (Author, Writer)
Why it's time to go back to the Moon … It's more than a stepping stone to Mars … Mars is an extremely popular destination right now. Putting people on the Red Planet has been the big goal for NASA since 2010, and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has made
China's plans to secure sovereignty over the South China Sea were illuminated this week in a discovery of the nation's blueprints for a deep sea "space station."
After four successful upright landings
The focus of the closed-door get together was "innovation," according to a Defense Department spokesman, although Musk is also looking to win more government business for SpaceX, which launches satellites into orbit.
NASA announced June 2 that it has awarded a contract to Blue Origin to perform suborbital research flights as part of the agency's Flight Opportunities program.
Fifteen years ago, an aerospace engineer named Roger Shawyer drafted the first designs of the EmDrive, a new type of engine that uses microwaves to propel spaceships instead of fuel.
Intriguing results from LISA Pathfinder mission
7 VEHICLES THAT WILL CARRY HUMANITY INTO ORBIT AND BEYOND VERY SOON
Andy Pasztor for Wall street Journal reports U.S. officials appear poised to make history by approving the first private space mission to go beyond Earth's orbit, according to people familiar with the details.
SO WE CAN MINE THEM
American companies are itching to get their hands on the gold, platinum, and other minerals that asteroids are thought to contain. But although the U.S. has laid the legal groundwork for asteroid mining, the technological challenges are still signifi
Inside Bigelow's BEAM
Humans on Mars as early as 2024: That is the timeline that CEO and Founder Elon Musk believes is achievable if everything goes according to plan with the ambitions that he has set for his NewSpace company, SpaceX.
Spacex has updated its prices for sending payloads to Earth orbit, Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit and even Mars (Credit: SpaceX) View gallery (2 images)
We covered the launch of the Bigelow BEAM bouncy castle earlier; it is intriguing because from an architectural point of view, an inflatable building makes so much sense in space.
Musk: We intend to launch people to Mars in 2024 … Elon Musk will send a mission to Mars without people on it -- on the Flying Dragon version 2 rocket -- starting in 2018 and launch a rocket headed there every 26 months. - CNBC
The image of the Sun today is spotless.
that wants to outdo Intel and Google. From 1992 to 2001, Dan Goldin served as the longest-tenured administrator of NASA, overseeing projects like the launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavor and the redesign of the International Space Station.
In 1932, the Dutch astronomer Jan Oort tallied the stars in the Milky Way and found that they came up short.
These Technocrat scientists believe that the 'Evolution of Things' will take off and produce a new race of robots that will spontaneously create new iterations of offspring, supposedly better than there parents. Some hope to use the technology to
A popular astronomical theory states that large planets don't exist around young stars because planets of significant mass take too long to form.
It's about solar power.
Satellites used to be the exclusive playthings of rich governments and wealthy corporations.
Videos from SpaceX's previous successful landings have largely been taken from ground level, but this is the first to show what it's like onboard the booster itself.
Once Jeff Bezos and his Blue Origin team are happy with the operation of their New Shepard reusable rocket system, the first manned test mission could get off the ground as early as next year, with suborbital adventures offered to deep-pocketed payin
SpaceX has postponed the launch until Friday, June 27 due to a technical glitch.
If it could work with asteroids, why not the Earth?
The International Space Station is currently expanding its cushy new room, the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM). It's the first expandable habitat of its kind and will act as a demonstration for potential inflatable space-environments of t
Russia has no plans to deliver US astronauts to ISS after 2018 -- US wants ISS program extended through to 2024 -- Russia has no intention of concluding more contracts for delivering US astronauts to the International Space Station after 2018, the