Stephen Hawking Will Travel To Space

Professor Stephen Hawking says he is planning to travel into space on Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic. From a report: The physicist and cosmologist, 75, said he had not expected to have the opportunity to experience space but that the Virgin boss h.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

The new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 looks like the perfect travel companion

If you've been holding out for a cheaper, more compact PlayStation 4 controller for the young one in your household, you're in luck. This week, Sony announced on the PlayStation Blog that Hori's new Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4 will be available in the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

The butt of every space joke is high in the sky this week

This week, you can look to the night sky to see the butt of every planetary joke.  Make your way to a relatively dark, light pollution-free area to see the planet Uranus high in the sky, glowing a blue-ish, green color in the constellation Pisce.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News4 hr. 37 min. ago

Airbus’s C Series Deal | Rolls Gears Up

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Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News5 hr. 21 min. ago

Aviation Week & Space Technology, October 23, 2017

October 23, 2017 volume 179 issue 42   Publication Info Cover Date:  Mon, 2017-.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News5 hr. 21 min. ago

Look up to see the butt of every space joke this week

This week, you can look to the night sky to see the butt of every planetary joke.  Make your way to a relatively dark, light pollution-free area to see the planet Uranus high in the sky, glowing a blue-ish, green color in the constellation Pisce.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 hr. 37 min. ago

Mattis Condemns Budget Caps, Space Corps

“No enemy in the field has done more to harm the warfighting readiness of our military than sequestration,” the defense secretary wrote in a letter to armed services lawmakers. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News6 hr. 5 min. ago

Bigelow and ULA plan expandable B330 orbital lunar space station in 2022 [Science]

The launch would place a B330 outfitted module in Low Lunar Orbit by the end of 2022 to serve as a lunar depot. #space #moon #ULA #Bigelow #hardware #science.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News6 hr. 5 min. ago

Phiaton BT 150 NC wireless headphones look absolutely space age

When it comes to wearing a pair of headphones, many of us these days have already decided to settle for wireless models. After all, doing so would mean having far less worries, especially when it comes to a tangled mess, and it also provides a greate.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

JetBlue Slashes Partnerships With Online Travel Agencies

JetBlue Airways said Oct. 19 that it would stop selling tickets through more than 10 online travel agencies (OTAs) as it looks to trim costs and roll out a new distribution strategy. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News8 hr. 13 min. ago

Blue Origin just sent a jolt through the aerospace industry

"As Joe Biden would say, this is a BFD for the space industry." Enlarge / Frame from a short video of Blue Origin's hot fire engine test Wednesday. (credit: Blue Origin) New space company Blue Origin has spent the better part of this decade de.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News8 hr. 38 min. ago

Discovery of 50km Cave Raises Hopes For Human Colonisation of Moon

New submitter Zorro shares a report: Scientists have fantasised for centuries about humans colonising the moon. That day may have drawn a little closer after Japan's space agency said it had discovered an enormous cave beneath the lunar surface that.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 46 min. ago

1922 Review

Thomas Jane stars in Netflix's adaptation of the Stephen King tale about a cold-blooded murderer. 1922 debuts exclusively on Netflix on October 20th. If movies have taught us anything it’s that no good murder goes unpunished. It doesn’t mat.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 29 min. ago

The TicHome Mini lets you travel from room to room with Google Assistant

The problem with smart speakers is you have to go to them. The TicHome Mini, with Google Assistant built in, is portable and runs on batteries, so you can bring it wherever you need it (provided there's Wi-Fi). The post The TicHome Mini lets you trav.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 14 min. ago

Facebook Messenger lets games monetize with purchases and ads

 Facebook is finally giving developers a reason to build games for Messenger while also opening a new revenue stream for the chat app. After launching HTML5 ‘Instant Games’ inside Messenger like Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and Words Wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 45 min. ago

Here"s the $30 billion startup you"ve probably never heard of

China’s Meituan Dianping just became the world’s fourth-most valuable startup, reaching a $30 billion valuation that puts it ahead of high-fliers like Airbnb Inc. and Space X. Never heard of Meituan? You’re not alone. The Beijing-ba.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 5 min. ago

Bigelow, ULA Set Sights On The Moon

Building on an existing partnership, space habitat developer Bigelow Aerospace and United Launch Alliance will jointly pursue a plan to put a free-flying Bigelow module into a low lunar orbit as early as 2022. read more.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News13 hr. 13 min. ago

Marriott"s Slack extension proves booking corporate travel software doesn"t have to suck

Marriott is using Slack and emoji to make booking a hotel room as easy as giving a 👍 . The hotel chain introduced a new Slack extension that lets teams browse and book hotel rooms directly in their chats. And, being Slack, of course, there's.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 37 min. ago

The Earth is surrounded by human-made bubble

Very low frequency radio waves or VLF's, used for communication purposes, have been interacting with particles in space. Changing how and where they move. This can create a barrier around Earth from high energy particle radiation... which is actually.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 37 min. ago

Relativity Space wants to launch rockets for 90% less with 3D printing

 A new startup called Relativity Space founded by two aerospace engineers wants to use massive 3D printers to produce rockets without humans required on the factory floor, with the ultimate aim of driving the price of rocket launches down from t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 21 min. ago

Someone has created a guide to ghost fashion and it"s horrifyingly brilliant

Just because you're no longer alive and you have to travel around in a white sheet doesn't mean you can't also look your best, right? At the end of the day, ghosts have feelings too. And on a special occasion like Halloween where they're in the spotl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News15 hr. 21 min. ago