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Brand New Trailer For THE SPACE BETWEEN US Released

STX Entertainment has revealed the new trailer for The Space Between Us, which stars Gary Oldman, Asa Butterfield, Carla Gugino, Britt Robertson, BD Wong, and Janet Montgomery. In this interplanetary adventure, a space shuttle embarks on the first mission to colonize Mars, only to discover after takeoff that one of the astronauts is pregnant. Show More Summary

Magnolia Hotel Denver

This boutique hotel is a top choice for business travellers with its proximity to the Colorado Convention Centre, complimentary shuttle service and ample meeting space. It resides in an historic bank building in Denver’s 17th Street financial district, once called Wall Street of the West.

Saudia Pilot Might Said Oops… What is This Red Button For?

Why does this remind me of the tasteless Space Shuttle Challenger jokes I heard as a school kid, “What’s this red button for?” A Saudia pilot accidentally hit the hijack warning button.. twice leading to a security response.

The Everglades Are More Out-Of-This-World Gorgeous Than You Thought

Florida is known as the place where shuttles launched into space. But the view from the ground is pretty nifty, too. Mark Andrew Thomas is a Florida-based wildlife photographer who grew up near the Everglades, a tropical wilderness of varied ecosystems fed by a slow-moving “river of grass” some 60 miles wide. Show More Summary

Google requires 5,000 times more code than the original space shuttle

Google owns dozens of Web properties which collectively run on billions of lines of code — two billion, to be exact. The original space shuttle, a relic from 1982, only required 400,000 lines of code to launch a crew and several tons of fuel into orbit. Show More Summary

Daily 2 Cents: 9/11 15th Anniversary -- 1000's of Witches Imprisoned -- Blast From The Past...NASA Beauty Pageants

NEVER FORGET 1976: The Shuttle Enterprise, about to embark on a continuing mission to test in-atmosphere flight, and never quite get into space. The Shuttle Enterprise's rollout ceremony with most of the main cast from Star Trek was...Show More Summary

Attention-grabbing moments may help cement memories

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

If you're like a lot of people, you likely remember what you were doing when you first heard about the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, or the destruction of the Challenger space shuttle. According to a new study, this is due to memory-enhancing chemicals that are released by the brain during "attention-getting" experiences. Show More Summary

Warren Ellis And Colleen Doran Announce New Webcomic 'Finality' For 2017

Warren Ellis and Colleen Doran's Orbiter might be one of the most underrated comics of either of those creators' considerable careers. Released as an original graphic novel in 2003, it told the story of a space shuttle that returnedShow More Summary

The US is now paying a fortune for American astronauts to ride in Russia's spaceship

Tonight three people who have spent 172 days in orbit above the Earth will attempt to return home. But they won't be riding a US spacecraft. NASA retired its space shuttle fleet in mid-2011. Meanwhile, commercial carriers like SpaceX...Show More Summary

R.I.P. the Menlo Club, One of L.A.'s Last Old-School Blues Joints

Like many of L.A.'s oldest neighborhoods, Exposition Park is changing fast. The one-time site of a race track is now the light-rail accessible home to a space shuttle and (temporarily) a pro football team. A new soccer stadium and the Fig, a proposed mixed-use complex at 39th and Figueroa, foretell...

Ex-Astronaut Indicted in Traffic Deaths of Two Girls in Alabama

A grand jury has indicted a former NASA space shuttle commander on four felony charges in the traffic deaths of two girls.

Russia is squeezing NASA for more than $3.3 billion — and there's little anyone can do about it

NASA is in quite a financial pickle with the Russians. When the agency retired its space shuttle program in 2011, it was banking on commercial carriers — ultimately SpaceX and Boeing — to design, build, and test proven systems to launch...Show More Summary

Ex-NASA space shuttle commander indicted in deaths of 2 girls

4 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

James Halsell Jr. was indicted on two counts each of reckless murder and assault, according to Tuscaloosa County prosecutor Jonathan Cross.

Amazing Carbon Foam Doesn’t Take Much Bread

A lot of people knew the Space Shuttle had ceramic tiles to protect its nose from reentry heat. That’s mostly because the tiles fell off a lot and each one was a unique shape, so it got a lot of press coverage. However, you didn’t hear as much about the parts of the orbiter that got really hot: the forward part of the wings and the tip of the nose. Show More Summary

Scientists Invite Conspiracy Theorists to Check Out Alleged Mind-Controlling Weather Machine

last monthTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

For decades, tin foil fashionistas have attributed a number of sinister happenings to the atmospheric research program known as HAARP, including hurricanes, earthquakes and even the destruction of the Space Shuttle Columbia. After this...Show More Summary

Understanding Application Architectures

As in all cases of designing a complex system, no matter if a new building, a new space shuttle, a new computer or a new software application is to be designed, an architecture provides a kind of master plan for defining the structure of the system. Any good architecture is based on the fundamental


THERE WERE PLANS TO DO THIS WITH SPACE SHUTTLE EXTERNAL TANKS: NASA Funds Plan to Turn Used Rocket Fuel Tanks Into Space Habitats. NASA is very good about being on the cutting edge of space exploration, but it’s less good about making non-cutting edge space exploration efficient and cost effective. The agency is acutely aware […]

WHY THE SHUTTLE WAS A MISTAKE: A Few Observations on Reusable Space Hardware, or Why the Space Shu…

WHY THE SHUTTLE WAS A MISTAKE: A Few Observations on Reusable Space Hardware, or Why the Space Shuttle was an engineering masterpiece and a logistical nightmare.

See NASA Test the World's Most Powerful Rocket With a Special Camera

By 2018, NASA's Space Launch System, which is replacing the Space Shuttle program, might have finally reached space, if things remain on schedule. Until then, there's a lot of work to be done, including testing the massive rockets that...Show More Summary

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