Airplane

08.26.15
NASA crashes a third airplane for science on live TV
08.26.15

NASA crashes a third airplane for science on live TV

If you've ever wanted to see a "severe but survivable plane accident" (without worrying about actu...

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08.09.15
Inhabitat's Week in Green: hypersonic jets and spider cars
08.09.15

Inhabitat's Week in Green: hypersonic jets and spider cars

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green. This week: Airbus' plans for a hypersonic airliner and more.

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07.03.15
Solar-powered plane completes five-day journey across the Pacific
07.03.15

Solar-powered plane completes five-day journey across the Pacific

Nagoya to Hawaii in five days, all without using a single drop of fuel

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06.30.15
NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars
06.30.15

NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars

No, you're not looking at a very sophisticated boomerang -- that may be the first aircraft to fly...

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06.23.15
NASA tests sense-and-avoid system for commercial UAVs
06.23.15

NASA tests sense-and-avoid system for commercial UAVs

NASA's testing a sense-and-avoid system that will allow fully-autonomous, commercial UAVs to opera...

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06.18.15
YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight
06.18.15

YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight

At the Paris Air Show earlier this week, Boeing showed off a few of its 787-9 Dreamliner's tricks,...

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06.16.15
ICYMI: Head-mounted Minecraft, CGI celebs, and more!
06.16.15

ICYMI: Head-mounted Minecraft, CGI celebs, and more!

It's the very first episode of In Case You Missed It, where we surface the weird and wacky news th...

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06.01.15
NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts
06.01.15

NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts

You may not think of insects as a problem for aircraft (Bambi Meets Godzilla comes to mind), but t...

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