Elon Musk Testing ‘X-Wing’ Fins For Reusable Rockets, Seafaring Spaceport Drones For Landing | TechCrunch
by Darrell Etherington (@drizzled) Let’s face it: Elon Musk is probably a time traveller sent back to help us leave earth behind and achieve the next phase of human evolution.
Elon tweets photo of the ship he intends the Falcon 9 first stage to land on after delivering the Dragon spacecraft to orbit.
When a medication enters the bloodstream, it ends up being concentrated in the liver. It would follow, therefore, that if a pharmaceutical company wanted to…
Tiny 3D-printed mini-livers used for testing drugs now could grow into functional replacements of failing livers in humans.
Orion Exploration Flight Test No. 1 timeline
The first orbital test flight of NASA’s Orion crew capsule will lift off on top of a United Launch Alliance Delta 4 rocket from Cape Canaveral’s Complex 37B launch pad.
Upcoming flight of Orion crew capsule beyond low Earth orbit is chronicled in a series of illustrations.
The Allen Telescope Array is the first radio telescope designed specifically for SETI Photo by Colby Gutierrez-Kraybill Since it was founded in 1984, the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute in Mountain View, California, has…
We’re listening for greetings from aliens. What should we do when that long anticipated signal comes in?
Planetary Resources asteroid miner Chris Lewicki on NASA, Larry Page, platinum – Silicon Valley Business Journal
Before he was strategizing ways to mine precious resources from asteroids, Chris Lewicki was serving as a NASA flight director in the space agency’s J …
Lewicki reveals rough timeline for Planetary Resources activities, including landing on asteroids in the early 2020s.