Spacestation

08.21.14
Russian official claims sea plankton was found clinging to ISS windows
08.21.14

Russian official claims sea plankton was found clinging to ISS windows

There are plenty of places you'd expect to find plankton -- lakes, oceans, reruns of SpongeBob Squ...

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06.16.14
3D printer headed to the International Space Station this August
06.16.14

3D printer headed to the International Space Station this August

Astronauts on the International Space Station will need to make room for one more gadget: a NASA-c...

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05.02.14
America's next fleet of spaceships will have to double as lifeboats
05.02.14

America's next fleet of spaceships will have to double as lifeboats

Right now, there are six people living and working in the International Space Station as it hurtle...

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05.02.14
You can see the International Space Station's view of Earth right now
05.02.14

You can see the International Space Station's view of Earth right now

It's possible to see the International Space Station floating overhead if you have the right equip...

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03.21.14
Google's 3D-sensing phones are taking a trip to the International Space Station
03.21.14

Google's 3D-sensing phones are taking a trip to the International Space Station

It's arguably cool enough that Google is working on smartphones that can scan your surroundings, b...

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01.08.14
White House agrees to fund International Space Station until 2024
01.08.14

White House agrees to fund International Space Station until 2024

The International Space Station just got another lease on life. The White House has approved fundi...

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10.06.12
Alt-week 10.6.12: supercomputers on the moon, hear the Earth sing and the future of sports commentary
10.06.12

Alt-week 10.6.12: supercomputers on the moon, hear the Earth sing and the future of sports commentary

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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06.24.12
Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module
06.24.12

Chinese astronauts go hands-on, manually dock with orbiting module

Looks like China continues to add to its space cred after recently joining the rarefied ranks of c...

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06.23.12
Excalibur Almaz wants to offer the first private trip to the Moon -- provided you've got £100 million
06.23.12

Excalibur Almaz wants to offer the first private trip to the Moon -- provided you've got £100 million

Sir Richard Branson might want to look over his shoulder, since Virgin Galactic now has an even mo...

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