Orion Spacecraft

Teluric Next on Rackmizar

Rackmizar will release a new EP from Teluric.<p>After a debut release—namely Melodie's <i>Raw</i>—Alex Puicea's vinyl-only Rackmizar label is preparing an EP …

Cygnus

Starwatch: Orion at his evening best

A detailed look at the Hunter who rules the sky for the next few weeks, plus a brief look at the planetary year ahead and August’s solar eclipse<p>Orion<p>Orion is now in prime position in everyone’s evening sky. Lying across the celestial equator, with his main stars slotting neatly between 10° N and …

Space Science

Orion, the Man Who Would Be Elvis

The following article is from the new book <i>Uncle John’s Uncanny Bathroom Reader</i>.<p><i>He wasn’t Elvis, but he wanted to be…and a lot of people even thought</i> …

Rock & Roll

‘Couples Court’ Sworn In As Daytime Strip For Fall 2017

<i>Couples Court</i> will be in session in the fall. Orion Television will bow the half-hour courtroom strip to air weekdays in syndication. The series from …

Entertainment

New Image Captures the Bright Intensity of Orion's Stellar Factory

About 1,350 light-years from Earth, just south of the Orion constellation’s ‘sword’ is a bright stellar nursery called Orion A, churning out baby …

Space Science

Snap2

The tide of copyright infringement cases brought by independent artists against major fashion companies shows no signs of abating with the new year. …

Intellectual Property

It Takes a 20-Story Building to Test NASA's New Rockets

Time-lapse video shows Test Stand 4693's two-year construction.<p>The world's most powerful rocket is one step closer to its mission to Mars. This …

Space Science

Howl at the Full Wolf Moon, Venus and Mars are Alright Tonight, and Orion’s Delights!

<b>The Moon and Planets</b><p>The January Full Moon, known by First Nations people as the Full Wolf Moon and Full Old Moon, or the Full Moon after Yule in …

Space Science

Mysteries Hidden Deep Inside Orion Star Factory Have Been Laid Bare

Like an ultrasound revealing a mother's fetus for the first time, a powerful telescope has taken its own kind of ultrasound of a star-forming …

Space Science

Bokeh effect in Orion

Notice the colors of Orion’s stars in this photo that’s slightly out-of-focus. Chirag Upreti wrote: “This is a ‘bokeh effect,’ and turns out it works …

For NASA’s human spaceflight programs a difficult year lies ahead

New leadership must confront Soyuz problems, commercial crew delays, and SLS costs.<p>The new year finds NASA beset by uncertainty, especially with …

Space Science

Spectacular new image of Orion A

Don’t miss these gorgeous images from ESO’s VISTA infrared survey telescope of the Orion Molecular Cloud complex, a place in space where new stars …

Space

Orion Nebula Is Stunning In Near-Infrared Light | Video

A mosaic of the Orion A molecular cloud (home to the Orion Nebula) has been created using the VISTA infrared survey telescope at ESO’s Paranal …

Nebulas

Spectacular Clouds of Orion Hide Massive Star Nursery (Photos, Video)

Astronomers just uncovered the most detailed view yet of a massive stellar nursery, and the photos are absolutely stunning.<p>Pictured here is the Orion …

Space

NASA's Orion Spacecraft In 2016 - Behind The Scenes Look | Video

The next-generation capsule is currently under construction for a mission "beyond the moon" in 2018 according to NASA. This highlight reel takes a …

Space Science

NASA Developing Food Bars For Trip To Mars

NASA is currently in the process of developing special food that will one day be used on manned-trips to Mars.<p>The food (which can be seen in the …

Space

In 2021 Humans Will Travel Further From Earth Than Ever Before

Soon astronauts will travel where no human has gone before, further into the solar system than any mission in history.<p>NASA's Orion spacecraft will …

Space

Lars Ulrich Hopes Orion Music Festival Returns

Metallica are a band never shy of pulling the trigger on ambitious and costly ventures. The band had previously launched their own music festival in …

Festivals

METALLICA Is Hoping To Bring Back ORION MUSIC + MORE Festival In 2018 Or 2019, Says LARS ULRICH

<b>Lars Ulrich</b> says that <b>METALLICA</b> is hoping to bring back its <b>Orion Music + More</b> festival during the touring cycle for the band's latest album,</b> …

Music Festivals

Consumers Are Becoming Their Own Personalized Store

Our latest report provides brands and retailers with key trends and insights into the changing role of the consumer<p>Is the best employee actually the …

Retail

‘Youth In Oregon’ Lands Deal At Orion & Samuel Goldwyn For February Bow

Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have acquired rights to Youth In Oregon, the Joel David Moore-directed drama starring Frank Langella along …

Oregon

Joel David Moore's 'Youth in Oregon' Lands US Distributor in Orion, Samuel Goldwyn Films

Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have acquired the domestic rights to “Youth in Oregon,” directed by “Avatar” star Joel David Moore.<p>“Youth” …

Hollywood

Orion Engineered Carbons declares €0.168576 dividend

Orion Engineered Carbons (NYSE:OEC) declares €0.168576/share interim dividend.<p>Payable Dec. 28; for shareholders of record Dec. 26; ex-div Dec. 21.<p>Now …

Three News Stories About Humans in Space

I don’t normally combine multiple topics into a single post, but there’ve been some interesting space news items this week that I haven’t had a …

Space Science

Israeli Thriller ‘Past Life’ Lands At Orion & Samuel Goldwyn

Orion Pictures and Samuel Goldwyn Films have acquired U.S. rights to the Israeli thriller <i>Past Life</i> written and directed by Avi Nesher. The movie in …

Thrillers

Orion main engine arrives in Europe

Orion's Service Module Engine Credits: NASA<p>The main engine for the European Service Module that will power NASA’s Orion spacecraft was shipped from …

Europe

Nasa's Orion mission will go further than ever before, but how will it get us to Mars and beyond?

The experimental spacecraft for Nasa's mission to Mars is being prepared to be turned on for the first time<p>The Orion space mission is one of Nasa's most ambitious ever. The spacecraft is planned to take humans into deep space before bringing them home again and it could finally help us explore the …

NASA

NASA Developing Food Bars for Mars Flights

When astronauts go to the planet Mars years from now, they will need the right food to stay strong and healthy. At NASA, the American space agency, …

Space Science

“Library Telescope” Program Takes Off

<b>From humble beginnings in 2008, a simple idea — equipping libraries with loaner telescopes — has caught on across the United States.</b> <b>game-changer</b> (n):</i> …

Space Science

Major Assembly Complete on System that will Give Orion Powerful Push

The propulsion system that will give the Orion spacecraft the in-space push needed to travel thousands of miles beyond the moon and back has …