Tag Archives: NASA

From hot oven onto your hands – Space Shuttle Thermal Tile Demonstration

Roscket Tasartir published a video in 2011 in which we can see a space shuttle thermal tile demonstration. The cool thing in there? You could take the tile from a hot oven and then grab it by the corners and still live to tell the story. Since those space shuttle tiles are made of silica […]

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Space edition: Earth without the Moon and the Mars Space Exploration Vehicle

Without the Moon we would have a short day, since the planet would spin faster. A day would be only 6 hours long. Also, without the Moon the tilt of Earth would vary so much that seasons would be wildly inconsistent from year to year. So, the Moon is very important. Also, in this space […]

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Yay. NASA is restarting supply to ISS. About time, guys! Video live NOW!

You can check now the status of the cargo which flies now to the ISS on NASA Ustream channel. The private company United Launch Alliance uses an Atlas V rocket to carry an Orbital ATK Cygnus commercial resupply spacecraft in order to get much needed cargo to the International Space Station (ISS) “following a pair […]

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What does the Sun sound like?

the sun sounds like a big old grumpy man, that only knows how to mumble. If you speed up 40 days of recording into a few seconds you hear the sound recorded in the video from above. In any case, the mechanical waves that fly through the Sun day in, day out are the source […]

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NASA plans to use inflatable heat shields to deliver bigger payloads to Mars

Bigger is always better. The future astronauts really need a ton of gear if they want to survive on the killer planet Mars. NASA plans to use what it is calling a Hypersonic Inflatable Aerodynamic Decelerator, or HIAD. That is basically an inflatable shield which is currently tested in NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center. They […]

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NASA will trap asteroids and harvest them in the future. YAY!

One thing about being a US citizen, which i’m not btw, is that you have NASA literally in your back yard. And that you can be freaking proud of the wonders they did over the years, even with the drastic budget cuts they’ve seen in past few years. NASA hopes, and so do I, an […]

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NASA to create the coldest spot in the known Universe on board of the ISS

By the year 2016 NASA wants to create the coldest spot in the known Universe on board of the ISS in order to see how we can better understand matter and if we can obtain a new, revolutionary, understanding of the Universe. They will use a Cold Atom Lab in order to cool the atoms […]

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Why the Moon landing hoax theory doesn’t hold water!

Is the Moon landing a Hoax? I say NOT. Look at the smartphone in your hand and compare it with the PC you had in 1990. Now it doesn’t seem so impossible, ain’t it? SAG Collins explains why the moon landing movie is not a hoax. Why is it impossible that NASA could have fakes […]

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NASA Johnson Style (Gangnam Style Parody) hits the web hard

Gangnam Style, from PSY, has killed all the stats on YouTube with over 992 million views. Many have started doing Gangnam style parodies and some of them are quite interesting like the one above. NASA Johnson Center students have created the video from above. ++1 from me. Via [Mike Massinimo].

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See this video only on 12.22.2012

The end is nigh. Oh, no. Really, the Mayan Calender wonțt stop on 21st December 2012. It only complwtes a cycle at that date. NASA has created this video and explains why no asteroid, solar flare, rogue planets, atomic bombs and so on won’t destroy the World. So, lay back and relax. Christmas is here. […]

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