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China joins moon mission race, first unmanned probe to be launched tonight

Dec 01, 2013

China joins moon mission race, first unmanned probe to be launched tonight

China will send its first-ever unmanned space probe to the Moon tonight to explore the lunar surface, a major milestone that would also be the Communist giant's maiden soft-landing on an extra-terrestrial celestial body. #NewsTracker #Space Shuttle #Chandrayaan-1 #China moon
Nasa's private spacecraft to launch cargo to space station

Sep 21, 2012

Nasa's private spacecraft to launch cargo to space station

A private capsule is scheduled to fly to the International Space Station on its first contracted cargo mission on 7 October 7, Nasa said. #NewsTracker #Nasa #Space Shuttle
SpaceX's Dragon wraps up mission, heads back to Earth

May 31, 2012

SpaceX's Dragon wraps up mission, heads back to Earth

Space Exploration Technologies' Dragon spaceship was poised to wrap up a pioneering test flight, the first by a private company to the International Space Station, and head back to Earth on Thursday. #Space Shuttle #TechBuzz #SpaceX #International Space Station #SpaceX Dragon
Travel to outerspace: The must see science videos from 2011

Dec 22, 2011

Travel to outerspace: The must see science videos from 2011

Scientific discoveries and space exploration amazed us in 2011 as science fiction becomes science fact. We've collected some of the best, most awe-inspiring videos of space and science over the past year. #Nasa #Space Shuttle #FuturePerfect #BestOf2011 #Rocket

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Travel to outerspace: The must see science videos from 2011

Aug 17, 2014

Are You A Forgettable Job Candidate? Here's How To Fix That

We were interviewing fifteen or twenty candidates a day at U.S. Robotics during the years of crazy growth. I got good at remembering people through tiny cues -- George Smith is the guy who worked on the space shuttle, and Alison Banks is the lady who...
Travel to outerspace: The must see science videos from 2011

Jul 26, 2014

Astronaut Hank Hartsfield, who went to space three times, dead at 80

Former astronaut Henry (Hank) Hartsfield, who logged 483 hours during three trips into space and commanded two shuttle missions, has died. He was 80...
Travel to outerspace: The must see science videos from 2011

Jul 24, 2014

Now THAT'S a rocket! Nasa shows off motor of biggest rocket ever made that will take man to Mars

Four of the giant engines (pictured), a modified version of the space shuttle main engine that powered missions into space from 1981 to 2011, will be used on the mega-rocket...