Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "Rocket"

Related Searches

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 10000+)


On The 30th Anniversary Of The Space Shuttle Discovery, Let’s Talk About Giant Rockets & Life On Mars

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

In another 30 years the next generation might be reporting from Mars! Or at least, that's what I'd like to see happen. Also cats on mars.

Towletech v.121: Game of Thrones VFX, Mars Rocket, Google Cars, 3D-Printed Castles, Apple iWatch

3 hours agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

BY KYLER GEOFFROY A weekly round-up of the best tech, science, and geek-related news from around the web. A new Jurassic Park set photo reveals a tribute statue for John Hammond - the park's eccentric founder played by actor Lord...

NASA Sets A 2018 Launch Date For The Rocket That Will Take Us To Mars

6 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Three years after its unveiling, NASA managers have approved the development of the rocket that will carry astronauts into deep space. Called the Space Launch System (SLS), the heavy-lift rocket will be the most powerful ever built, and is designed to launch the next generation of space explorers to deep-space worlds well beyond Earth's moon. Read more...

World's Most Badass GoPro Doesn't Even Blink at Up-Close Rocket Testing

8 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

When it comes to punishing GoPros, Copenhagen Suborbitals definitely takes the cake: The experimental rocket-building startup mounted an action cam right in the line of (literal) fire during a rocket test. Astoundingly, the thing survived. It's been to hell and back, and it has the video to prove it. Read more...

Will Iraq’s Sunnis Stay Loyal to ISIS?

10 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The support of local Sunni Muslims has paved the way for the ISIS conquests in Syria and Iraq. They may yet be turned against it, but not by bombs and rockets.

New NASA Rocket, the Largest Ever Made, May Carry Humans to Mars

“We send people 200 miles up in a tin can, report that the newts are reproducing nicely, thank you, and then we’re told this is at NASA at the forefront of exploration. It’s more than 200 miles between New York and Boston. I mean, let’s explore.” —...

Aldon Smith’s case rockets through the NFL legal system

For Browns receiver Josh Gordon, the wheels of NFL justice moved sssslowly.  He became aware of the one-year suspension in early May, at the latest.  His appeal hearing ended on August 4.  He learned his fate on August 27. For 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith, things moved much more quickly.  He was sentenced on multiple weapons…

Two Galileo Satellites Are Parked In the Wrong Spots

Did a software error in a Soyuz rocket cause their errant placement?

James Harden Expects to See a '20-Year-Old' Kobe Bryant on the Court This Season

Everybody is curious to see how Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant plays this season after he has missed parts of the last two seasons with serious leg injuries. The Houston Rockets' James Harden firmly believes that the Black Mamba will be ready to play when he steps onto the court. Show More Summary

What Happens When You Try To 3D Print A Rocket Engine?

yesterdayGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Engineers at NASA found out in the test video above, when they assembled these 3D-printed rocket engine injectors, and put them up against a temperature of over 6,000º F and 20,000 pounds of thrust. Read more...

Dying Light has a sweet slide move

So I still need to actually play Vanquish in full, but that rocket knee slide? Good stuff. Dying Light's slide is not so cool, but with enough forward momentum, you could get a decent slide going. I am only still interested in the game because of its Mirror's Edge sort of locomotion and that's what this development diary centers on. Show More Summary

Deadly Catch? Germiest Places on Cruise Ships

Let's talk dirty. We're a bunch of germ-laden conveyors of infectious diseases. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to know that the more you're exposed to the grimy, coughing, nose-blowing public, the greater the chances are that you'll get sick. Show More Summary


Nearly every team will have played two games by the time Cincinnati takes on Toledo in its opener. The The Bearcats play host to the Rockets on Sept. 12, a Friday night. Cincinnati plays only three games in September, including...

Suspected Islamists attack UN camp in northern Mali

yesterdayNews : The Newsroom

Suspected armed Islamist extremists on Friday fired rockets at a camp of the UN mission in Mali in the north of the country, a Malian security source said. The attackers fired four rockets at the MINUSMA base close to the border with...Show More Summary

REVIEW / Chicken Scramble (iOS)

  There is an old saying that states sometimes you have to break a few eggs to make an omelet.   In Rocket Bottle Games’ new sliding block puzzle game, Chicken Scramble, you will be breaking plenty of eggs but not to make an omelet. This puzzle game will have you running “a fowl” (see what […]

NATO: Russia supplying Ukraine rebels tanks

NATO chief says Moscow has continued giving pro-Kremlin rebels military aid, including rocket launchers and artillery.

Apps Launched For Rockets Red Glare & Planet Rife With War

In the new TV show drama, “MANH(A)TTAN (a fictional accounting of the Manhattan Project’s lead-up to the Atom Bomb), Liza Winter, one of the scientist’s wives notes that in 1943, out of “75 sovereign states in existence in the world (at the time), 61 of them were at war.”

Diagnosing Houston Rockets' Remaining Roster Flaws

The Houston Rockets have a young and talented roster, but there is still plenty of room for improvement. By now, you might have heard that Houston's offseason didn't go quite as planned. The Rockets not only failed to add a third star...Show More Summary

Talkin’ Rockets, Hugo Awards and LonCon3 with Foz Meadows, Justin Landon, and the Rocket Talk Podcast

This week, I had the opportunity to join two good friends and fellow Hugo-nominees, Foz Meadows and Justin Landon (host), on Episode 24 of Rocket Talk. The three of us spent a lot of time together at LonCon 3, so we take the opportunity to discuss the convention, diversity in the fan community, the Hugo... Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC