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Orbital Objects

Science & InnovationReference<p>Learn more about satellites, space junk, and other objects floating in orbits.<p>The skies above Earth are teeming with more than 8,000 manmade objects, large and small. The U.S. Space Surveillance Network uses radar to track more than 13,000 such items that are larger …

Space Exploration

Top Ten Future Comic Book Shows We’re Most Excited About

The comic book industry seems hellbent on making couch potatoes out of its fanbase. With television as the next great frontier in comic book …

NASA Developing Inflatable Heat Shield To Land Spacecraft On Mars

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Devising a way to one day land astronauts on Mars is a complex problem and NASA scientists think something as simple as a child’s …

DIY McFly: Make a working hoverboard from common yard gear

Yes, Virginia, there is a hoverboard. You can make it yourself and you don't need a special surface to ride on. Austin, Texas, tinkerer Ryan Craven has created a functioning hoverboard prototype. It's big and it's loud, but most importantly, it works.<p>Craven first got the idea to create a DIY …

These “Parasitic” Robots Are Designed To Suck Pollution From City Air

During the day, the drones (or, as the designers call them, “parasitic robots”) would perch on billboards. Coated in a polymer known for its …

NASA explores inflatable spacecraft technology

When an unmanned private rocket destined for the International Space Station exploded in October soon after liftoff from Wallops Island, Virginia, …