Once again proving that lots of people will blow a bunch of money on space thrillers while not enough people pay attention to the real one happening above our heads, the International Space Station woke up to some problems early this morning.Read More
Awesome Lady Geologist Builds Volcano-Diving Robots With NASA, Because Robots Weren’t Indestructible Enough
No one tell the T-1000 about this technology.
Thanks to Dr. Carolyn Parcheta and her co-advisors at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, there's now a robot that can explore volcanoes to see how they work on Earth, possibly investigate them in space, and probably uncover a lot of secret supervillain lairs.Read More
Flying cars aren't going to make the October 21, 2015 Back to the Future deadline, but self-driving cars just might if NASA has anything to say about it.Read More
"Then why am I still on this garbage planet?" -Carolyn Cox, 2015
NASA's Kepler mission has found its 1,000th alien world! Celebrate by taking a look at these snazzy ads NASA put out for some of those giant celestial marvels and wonder what in the heck we're still doing down here on this rock!Read More
I think I can see Thanos!
Ultimate Space Porn Reboot!Read More
Thing that can't be unseen.
After receiving numerous complaints regarding the questionably-shaped 'Extruder' toy included in Hasbro's new Cake Mountain Set, the company has replaced the phallic device with this new, larger model.Read More
We don't know if bacteria supplied it, since no one denied it.
The Mars Curiosity rover has made an exciting discovery: Mars has methane, which is a possible sign of life. Beautiful, stinky life.Read More
Christmas Songs Scientifically Accurate, NASA Confirms That The Holidays Literally Make Seasons Bright
Important holiday science.
The Earth is always pretty when viewed from space, but NASA has some new data that shows that the holidays light up the Earth like, well, a Christmas tree.Read More
I've got a
badgood feeling about this.
NASA's ideas about setting up floating cities on Venus may seem like delusions of grandeur, but in some ways they would actually be more practical than setting up camp on Mars. Since they're already tied in other areas like availability of Star Wars jokes—Mars is cold like Hoth; Venus would need a cloud city—the new ideas about Venus may be a tie breaker.Read More
CC: Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Last Friday, NASA successfully launched the Orion capsule into space to test its crew capabilities, and to celebrate, the Pathway Interns at the Johnson Space Center filmed this rocket science-inspired "All About that Bass" parody complete with physics puns, choreographed line-dancing, and professional-grade spaceporn. USA! USA!Read More