Arkady Sandler

14 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Follower | @arkadys | Keep up with Arkady Sandler on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Arkady Sandler”

3-D-printed rocket parts excel again in NASA hot-fire tests

A 3-D-printed rocket engine injector undergoes hot-fire testing at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama, during which it was exposed to temperatures of nearly 6,000 degrees Fahrenheit.<p>Key rocket parts built using 3-D-printing technology have passed another round of NASA firing tests, …

Space Exploration

В мире - Свободная Пресса

The Adorable Mini-Sports Car Has Gotten a Remarkable Upgrade

As you may or may not remember, a few years ago we posted photos of these incredible, half-scale sports cars that—despite being called "children's …

Heartbeat: Beautiful DIY Pinhole Cameras Powered by Watch Movements

Pinhole cameras can be easily and cheaply made using things you have lying around the house… or you can go to the opposite end of the spectrum and …

Why the Sunset Looks the Same on Mars as it Does in Beijing

On the left is the sunset as seen from Mars. On the right is the same view from Beijing. Were it not for the latter's urban setting, you might not be …

10 Beautiful Minerals You Won't Believe Are Found on Earth

We've all seen our fair share of rocks, and most of them aren't <i>that</i> pretty. The ones that are though, can be totally mind-blowing. Ryoji Tanaka, a …

$25 Space Camera: Raspberry Pi Camera Snaps Photos of Earth on a Balloon

Raspberry Pi‘s new Camera Module is starting to hit store shelves, and we’re starting to see some interesting photo experiments being done with the …

Dizzyingly Vertical Hong Kong

Hong Kong is famed for its skyline, but graphic artist and photographer Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze captures a different vision of the city: looking up.

Umami Burger Comes to New York, Armed With One Addictive Ingredient

<b>When he’s asked</b>, as he often is these days, about the much-anticipated smackdown between Danny Meyer’s East Coast Shake Shack franchise and his West …

Consciousness; it's a science thing | Jon Butterworth | Life & Physics

TEDxCERN was a lot of fun. The speakers were amazing, covering cosmology, cancer cures, underwater earthquakes, gender politics, ignoble bras, the …

Starwatch: The June night sky

The month of our summer solstice brings the shortest and most twilit nights of the year but also the best chance of spotting noctilucent clouds from …

George Gray obituary

The public gauges scientists by how their research affects everyday lives. The legacy of Professor George Gray, the world's leading authority on the …