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Welcome to the International Space Station

Three astronauts—including Denmark’s first—are currently en route to that big hunk of metal orbiting 220 miles up from Earth. The Soyuz capsule carrying them, which launched Wednesday from Kazakhstan, will take two days to reach the ISS.<p>And thanks to the European Space Agency, humans back on Earth …

Space

For Breakfast, This Robot Will Make You The Pancakes It’s Learning How To Cook From Reading WikiHow

In a lab in northern Germany, a robot named PR2 is learning to make pancakes and pizza by browsing Internet recipes.<p>It’s not exactly easy, even though the instructions sound straightforward to a human. “An instruction might state ‘flip the pancake,’ but the robot needs to infer that it needs a …

Breakfast

Japan has created a Google Street View just for cats

Google’s most popular mapping features is now available for everyone’s favorite furry felines. Hiroshima’s tourism board reportedly created a Street …

Now Kids Can Build Their Own HD Display With The Kano Screen Kit

Kano‘s crazy cool educational PC is about to get a bit more visual. Kano CEO Alex Klein tweeted out that the company has launched a pre-order for an HD display kit.<p>[tweet https://twitter.com/alexnklein/status/639541481691287553 align=’center’]<p>Kano, which raised a $15M Series A in May, has been …

Boeing's new spaceship to bring humans into orbit is now called Starliner

Boeing's spacecraft designed to bring humans to and from space over the next two years officially has a name.<p>The private spaceflight company …

Space Exploration