Aerospace

Airbus Wants to Test Its Flying Car by End of 2017

Airbus Wants to Test Its Flying Car by End of 2017

Numerous companies have tried their hand at the idea of a ‘flying car’. Over the years, our news feeds have seen prototype after prototype with...

NASA Increases Effeciency by 8% with New Propulsor

NASA Increases Effeciency by 8% with New Propulsor

NASA recently ran its first-ever tests of a new jet engine technology which will increase fuel efficiency higher than ever. NASA is...

Meet the Guppy and the Largest Aircraft in the World

Meet the Guppy and the Largest Aircraft in the World

It is the ugliest, yet most useful plane in NASA’s fleet. Though it looks more like a massive fish than an aircraft, the Guppy is...

How to Land A Space Shuttle

How to Land A Space Shuttle

The History The space shuttle, officially named the Space Transportation System (STS) is perhaps the most magnificent engineering marvel that humanity has ever...

SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Rocket

SpaceX Successfully Launches Falcon 9 Rocket

On Saturday morning, 14 January 2017, SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon 9, a two-stage rocket, from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. ...

Bad Weather Delays SpaceX’s Falcon 9 By 5 Day

Bad Weather Delays SpaceX’s Falcon 9 By 5 Day

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch has been delayed by five days, to 14th of January, due to bad weather. SpaceX’s rocket was scheduled...

Time for a Charge: International Space Station Gets First New Battery in 18 Years

Time for a Charge: International Space Station Gets First New Battery in 18 Years

The International Space Station finally got a bit of a refresh when two NASA astronauts replaced old batteries. This marks the first time in...

What Do All Those Signs at the Airport Mean?

What Do All Those Signs at the Airport Mean?

Have you ever looked out of the plane window and wondered what all those wonderful colored lines, signs, and lights actually mean? Then you’ve...

The 3D Atlas of Our Universe Redefines Our Sense of Home

The 3D Atlas of Our Universe Redefines Our Sense of Home

For the ones who would like to see where we are in the cosmos, this 3D digital atlas of our universe stretches out the...

New Metallic Glass Could Create Graceful NASA Rovers

New Metallic Glass Could Create Graceful NASA Rovers

So much of a robot’s efficiency lies in its gears. For specialty needs, like gathering soil samples on a different planet, gears can make...