Space race

07.08.11
Space shuttle's final voyage will include recycling urine into sports drink, crafting hilarious brand name
07.08.11

Space shuttle's final voyage will include recycling urine into sports drink, crafting hilarious brand name

Just because the space shuttle Atlantis is on its final mission, that doesn't mean NASA's run o...

By J. Hicks,   07.08.11
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07.08.11
The end of an era: what the space shuttle means to Engadget
07.08.11

The end of an era: what the space shuttle means to Engadget

It's hard to even believe these words, but they're true: the last scheduled US space shuttle laun...

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04.11.11
First Orbit offers a glimpse at Yuri Gagarin's spaceflight 50 years later (video)
04.11.11

First Orbit offers a glimpse at Yuri Gagarin's spaceflight 50 years later (video)

It's been exactly 50 years to the day -- in some places, anyway -- that cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's m...

By C. Trout,   04.11.11
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03.03.11
Editorial: It's Apple's 'post-PC' world -- we're all just living in it
03.03.11

Editorial: It's Apple's 'post-PC' world -- we're all just living in it

On Wednesday, Apple introduced the world to the iPad 2. A beautiful device, to be sure. Feature pac...

By J. Topolsky,   03.03.11
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12.31.10
Authentic NASA artifacts, Buzz Aldrin's dinner set for auction
12.31.10

Authentic NASA artifacts, Buzz Aldrin's dinner set for auction

Your long-held desire to own some authentic, Apollo-era vacuum-sealed, freeze-dried pot roast is ab...

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11.11.10
Brits launch paper plane into space, show depth of their national debt
11.11.10

Brits launch paper plane into space, show depth of their national debt

It used to be that British engineering enthusiasts would send entire cars up into space, but not in...

By Vlad Savov,   11.11.10
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10.18.10
Visualized: the hardware of the Soviet lunar program
10.18.10

Visualized: the hardware of the Soviet lunar program

The Russian space program's emphasis on orbital space stations can be traced back to July 1969, whe...

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