April 2023

Starship Orbital Test Flight Raises Serious Questions

#space #disaster

January 2023

Why Elon Musk and the billionaire space bros want to put people in space cages forever

Space colonization is not at all about gadgets and rockets and planets

#space #politics

September 2022

Milky Way's graveyard of dead stars found

#space #science

May 2021

Space Debris Has Hit And Damaged The International Space Station

#space #disaster

August 2020

How Many Planets Are There In The Solar System?

#space #science #media

Mysterious Bright Spots on Dwarf Planet Ceres Point to Secret Underground Ocean

#space #science

April 2020

A circuit board from the Saturn V rocket, reverse-engineered and explained

#vintage #space #computers

November 2019

There’s Growing Evidence That the Universe Is Connected by Giant Structures

Scientists are finding that galaxies can move with each other across huge distances, and against the predictions of basic cosmological models. The reason why could change everything we think we know about the universe.

#space #science

September 2019

The Gravitational-Wave "Revolution" Is Underway

#space #science #tech

July 2019

Software woven into wire: Core rope and the Apollo Guidance Computer

#vintage #space #computers

April 2019

The first picture of a black hole opens a new era of astrophysics

#space #science #tech

March 2019

Margaret Hamilton Led the NASA Software Team That Landed Astronauts on the Moon

Apollo’s successful computing software was optimized to deal with unknown problems and to interrupt one task to take on a more important one

#space #computers #gender

January 2019

Scientists may have seen birth of a black hole for first time ever

#space #science

September 2018

SpaceX says its BFR will fly someone around the Moon; we have questions

#space #business

June 2017

Today is the anniversary of the first woman in space

#space #gender

August 2016

The Improbable, Bold History of Space Concept Art

#space #art #history

Scene at MIT: Margaret Hamilton’s Apollo code

A brief history of the famous 1969 photo of the software that sent humans to the moon.

#cool #space #computers #vintage #photos

January 2016

Comets can't explain weird 'alien megastructure' star after all

#space #science

September 2014

NVIDIA's new GPU proves moon landing truthers wrong

#computers #space #science

June 2014

An Astronaut's Suggestion On How To Fix Politics Would Be Expensive But Probably Pretty Effective

#space #politics

September 2013

ZERO-G DINOSAUR made from bits and bobs by space station flight engineer

#cool #space #art

May 2013

Our Very Normal Solar System Isn't Normal Anymore

#space #science

February 2013

Reconstructing the Chelyabinsk meteor’s path, with Google Earth, YouTube and high-school math

#space #science #history #internet

January 2013

On Artifacts Future and Past

#art #history #space #tech #culture