Space harpoon!

Dec 15, 2011
Space harpoon? Space harpoon!
Posted In: space, NASA

Hackers interfered with US satellites

Oct 27, 2011
An upcoming report from the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission says that in 2007 and 2008 hackers were able to mess with American...
Posted In: hacking, space

Literally like a diamond in the sky

Aug 26, 2011
A new planet has been discovered in the Milky Way. As if being a planet in a solar system named after a candy bar wasn't cool enough, this planet...
Posted In: space, Stars

Darpa is funding a starship

Aug 19, 2011
If you think you can figure out a plan for what it would take to send people to other planets, Darpa might be willing to write you a check. The...
Posted In: DARPA, space

Important space alien update: SETI, space junk, Mars,

Aug 11, 2011
Let's hope no aliens tried to contact us in the last four months. If they did they might have heard a busy signal, because the SETI (Search for...
Posted In: mars, space

Neil deGrasse Tyson on the future of the space program

Jul 11, 2011
Here is the extended cut of our recent conversation with astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Posted In: featured, space

Massive security holes in NASA's computer networks

Mar 30, 2011
A government report says that missions could be compromised and sensitive data could be leaked out due to big problems in the security of NASA...
Posted In: government, mars ain't the kind of place to raise a kid, NASA, security, space


Mar 18, 2011
Not really a tech story here but I just thought it was cool. Tomorrow night, there will be what's really being called "an extreme supermoon". It's...
Posted In: extreme supermoon, Science, space

What's next for the Dragon?

Dec 9, 2010
A Dragon flew to space, you guys. And came back! Well, a rocket called the Dragon anyway. Happened yesterday and it was the first privately funded...
Posted In: dragon, Science, space, SPACE DRAGONS!

Thrilling NASA announcement might be about alien life found in ... CALIFORNIA

Dec 2, 2010
Yeah, not quite intelligent life on other planets, I'm afraid. According to a British paper, the discovery is about:...
Posted In: gratuitous simpsons references, NASA, space



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