The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is the branch of the United States government that is responsible for space exploration, scientific discovery and aeronautics and aerospace research. It was established in 1958 and is famous for the Apollo moon-landing missions, Skylab space station, Space Shuttle, International Space Station and Orion spacecraft.
No one can stand more than 45 minutes inside Orfield Laboratory's ultra-silent anechoic chamber.
14 | April 10, 2012 5:00am |
The 201-inch HD display is comprised of 725,000 LEDs and can show 4.4 trillion colors. But it won't fit inside your living room.
8 | January 18, 2013 2:57am |
The worst, weakest and most common passwords ever have been revealed in a new study, drawing from an exposed list from a recent hacking incident. Is it time for businesses to consider the passphrase?
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For many corporate leaders, it's counter-intuitive to let employees go off and be free-thinkers on company time. Ultimately it may pay off.
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Explore the stars closest to our sun, from your browser.
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Every generation has its conspiracy theories. But why do people believe in them? Here are four reasons, along with six explanations for why conspiracies live on.
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By pulling the wheels, instead of pushing them forward, wheelchair users can prevent damage to their shoulders and save hundreds of thousands of strokes per year.
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Researchers using a high tech technique known as "laser mapping" have uncovered an ancient hidden city beneath the dense of jungles of Honduras.
3 | July 20, 2012 4:19am |
The helium is gone! And now the world's largest, most powerful infrared telescope ever flown will be propelled to an orbit around the sun, where it will remain indefinitely.
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NASA invested in a company that's developing a 3D printer for pizza.
7 | May 21, 2013 1:03pm |
In the next step for the deployment of unmanned aerial vehicles, the U.S. Navy took its MQ-4C Triton maritime drone to the skies for the first time.
1 | May 23, 2013 5:00am |
Quadski, a long-hyped amphibious vehicle, is scheduled to hit the market before the end of the year.
8 | October 17, 2012 4:40am |
The Republic of Kiribati may be the first nation forced to evacuate due to climate change.
24 | March 14, 2012 5:30am |
Satellite photos from Google Earth show massive structures that appear designed for a military purpose.
9 | November 15, 2011 6:00am |
A much-anticipated new supersonic passenger jet will be capable of flying at five times the speed of sound, according to reports.
6 | July 3, 2012 5:08am |
As we enter 2013, what are some of the challenges that both airlines and airports will face?
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It took the Curiosity eight months to get to the Red Planet. The Fusion Driven Rocket could slash journey time and open up space travel.
11 | April 12, 2013 3:51am |
Antimatter breakthrough at CERN elicits mystery-of-the-universe claims. But the stuff has everyday value, from stronger skyscrapers to crispier potato chips. Ask the Positron Annihilation Community.
8 | June 6, 2011 6:44am |
Boeing's concept SUGAR Volt plane features foldable wings and uses a combination of electric and traditional fuel power.
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A study suggests that computers may be able to identify psychopaths by analyzing their speech patterns.
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