The seas between Europe and North America are mighty quiet on any given day, but 30,000 feet above some 2,500 planes follow tracks (like invisible
The team behind the Solar Impluse 2 wants to fly around the world in 2015.
This is the view from the ISS directly down to earth. The crosshair indicates the current ground point. The map is updated every second.
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Solar aviation is still in its infancy, but it's getting better all the time. We might never see big passenger airplanes being solar powered, but there's all kinds of other cool stuff that can be done with this technology.
Your father may have taken you camping, or driven you to cello practice, or taught you all the lyrics to Jefferson Starship songs. But chances are he didn't go the lengths Laurent Aigon. Over the last five years, at great expensive and after much eff...
The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? The g
Who knew that our ocean currents were constantly painting Van Gogh's Starry Night across the planet? This visualization, created by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio, captures the surface currents that danced and twis...
Super Crazy RC Helicopter (HD 720P)
Looking for an out-of-this-world experience? Mars One, a non-profit agency, is accepting applications for astronauts to help build the first settlement on the red planet in 2023.Astronauts will undergo a whopping eight years of training before being ...