Space

  • Oct 20, 2014
    video

    Two Ways To Space And Back - An Astronaut's View (Audio)

    Michael Lopez-Alegria has been to orbit four times – three of them in a NASA space shuttle and once on a Russian Soyuz capsule. At the recent International Astronautical Congress in Toronto, the former U.S. Navy test pilot described the differences taking off and landing in the two vehicles. As you will hear, they are very different indeed....More
  • Oct 17, 2014
    Video
    AviationWeek.com

    Thermal Images Of SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket On Descent

    A partnership between NASA and SpaceX is giving the U.S. space agency an early look at what it would take to land multi-ton habitats and supply caches on Mars for human explorers. Read NASA, SpaceX Share Data on Supersonic Retropropulsion....More
  • Oct 17, 2014
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    Aviation Week & Space Technology

    Podcast: Could The Fusion Age Be Upon Us? 1

    Joe Anselmo and Graham Warwick ask Guy Norris about his story on Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works and their Compact Fusion Reactor....More
  • Oct 15, 2014
    blog

    U.S. Spacewalkers Repair ISS Solar Power Channel, Start Reconfigurations

    "I can see Cairo," reported spacewalking NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman. "I can't quite make out the pyramids."...More
  • Oct 14, 2014
    blog

    High Hopes – Can Compact Fusion Unlock New Power For Space And Air Transport? 7

    Plan has huge implications for future space and aircraft propulsion....More

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