Here's the latest from Ted Rall on US spying in Europe. We know the NSA is way up in the world's business, but now it has something to deny and that something is that it eavesdropped on 70 million French citizens' phone calls in 30 days, including politicians and business executives. None of whom were suspected of terrorism. Analysis from our Pulitzer nominated political commentator ...
Tag Archives: NASA
October 25, 2013 |
October 1, 2013 |
NASA is down, PRISM is up. The US Government Shutdown infographic explains the Oct 1 2013 shutdown. Here's why John C. Dvorak thinks NASA's shutdown screen is bogus. And why JPL's news about natural plastics found by the Saturn probe Cassini is still up.
May 28, 2013 |
Check out the ISS live stream -- the second-ever manned express flight of astronauts is docking with the International Space Station March 28 at 7:17 PT.
April 26, 2013 |
Android smartphone satellites in space. We kid you not: NASA launched three souped up Google Nexus One PhoneSats nto orbit. Madison Andrews reports.
April 24, 2013 |
NASA filmed the sun for three years straight. Here's the sun in three years in three minutes -- the video. Here's how NASA created the video, what space tech was required and where in the video you can catch comets, amazing flares and the Transit of Venus. Whoa.
April 19, 2013 |
Click here to view NASA's news conference regarding the Kepler space telescope's latest discovery of three potentially habitable planets -- exoplanets in habitable zones -- in two newly discovered planetary systems. The three planets are closer to Earth's size and cllme than others so far discovered. Scientists discovered seven new exoplanets in all today. Developing. Details here. Charts. More.
September 9, 2012 |
NASA: Says Its scope Chandra has located millions of black holes in the universe, and that's just a sliver. And there's a massive one in our Milky Way Galaxy scientists believe will suck up a big gas cloud in 2013. Holy Moley, Batman! Check out the video, pics, more.
August 25, 2012 |
This week on Tech 411, our Todd Moore and Oscar Santana discuss the landing of the Mars Curiosity Rover and whether it was even worth the effort. Also, Samsung wants you to give up your Apple iPhone. Seriously? Not in Todd Moore's house ...
August 22, 2012 |
Ray Bradbury, the late sci author died in June, is the namesake for the historic Mars Curiosity Landing site. It now is called Bradbury Landing. Also today, 22 Aug 2012, the lander finally started motoring. It's now 60 feet from landing site and all systems appear fine.
June 3, 2012 |
On Tuesday -- in an event you won't see again -- NASA this week will telecast the transit of venus -- it's be shown live from Hawaii's Mauna Kea Observatory on June 5 and June 6. This video shows how the Sun, Venus and Earth line up in this rare situation, which won't happen again in our lifetimes. As usual, the folks at space.com have a great infographic. Check it out inside the piece ...