It is easy to forget about the International Space Station (ISS) travelling at 28.000k/h and completing an orbit of Earth in 1.5 hours, unless something happens or an astronaut makes a cool video and posts it on YouTube.Read More Ever Wondered What The View Is Like From The International Space Station?
In past few years, the role of the US space agency NASA has changed from sending crews into space via the shuttle, to the exploration of the solar system and out space. The later is of course, more exciting and NASA still keeps it hand in the space travel business because of the International Space […]Read More NASA Offers A Cash Prize In Asteroid Data Hunter Contest!
It had to happen sooner than later, a dinosaur has been found on floating in space! Well actually, it has been found floating around the International Space Station (ISS). In actual fact, it was made by NASA Astronaut Karen Nyberg using scraps of fabric found in the ISS. Making it the first dinosaur toy to […]Read More Dinosaur Found Floating In Space!
It is funny that we do not appreciate how difficult everyday functions that we are used too are extremely difficult on the International Space Station (ISS). Take drinking a cup of coffee for instance, in zero gravity, it is almost impossible and so the search for a special cup has begun. Amazingly, the answer […]Read More Drinking Coffee In Space Has Just Got Easier
The rise of the selfie has been unprecedented with smart phones and social media being the fuel behind this phenomenon. However, there are good ones and bad one, so if you are going to take a picture of yourself and then share it, make sure it is a winner. Source: Geek FillRead More If You Must Take A Selfie Make Sure Its A Good One!
Here is a brilliant project that promises to send people stuff into space and back again, they will even get a link to the video of the event when the stuff is returned.Read More Send A Small Item Into Space And Back
There are a lot of questions to astronauts based on the International Space Station (ISS) but they normally apply to food and going to the loo. However, at a more basic level is how do these guys keep their hands clean. Well this is no longer a secret, check out the video to see just […]Read More Just How Do Astronauts Stay Clean
The private space transporter firm SpaceX have successfully the second Dragon supply capsule, which is now on route to the International Space Station (ISS) with a supplies for the station and crew. This is the second of twelve scheduled trips to the ISS.Read More SpaceX Successfully Launches The Second Dragon Capsule To Supply The ISS