Orion Spacecraft

NASA's Journey To Mars: First Two SLS And Orion Missions Face Technical, Budget Challenges, Audit Report Warns

NASA's ambitious Journey to Mars is facing "multiple cost and technical challenges," the space agency's Office of Inspector General (OIG) warned in a …

Space Exploration

NASA inspector general foresees additional SLS/Orion delays

WASHINGTON — A report from NASA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) April 13 concluded that the first two missions of the Space Launch System rocket …

Space Travel

Orion Needs To Leverage Infrastructure Opportunities To Drive More Consistent Results

Orion's operating performance has been erratic, but government budget priorities and commercial opportunities should support growth in the marine …

Investing

Kindred skies: ancient Greeks and Aboriginal Australians saw constellations in common

Look up on any clear night and you can see myriad stars, planets, and the Milky Way stretching across the sky. The chances are that you know some of …

Astronomy

Watch two young stars in the Orion constellation crash into each other producing stellar fireworks

The galactic event is believed to have taken place 500 years ago.<p>The European Southern Observatory has for the first time released spectacular images …

Astronomy

A stellar explosion in Orion caught on camera

When we look up at the sky to view Orion the hunter, we're looking not just at a constellation but a place where stars are born. Within the …

Astronomy

Pneumatic Systems Tested in Multi-Purpose Payload Facility for Orion | Kennedy Space Center

Engineers and technicians completed verification and validation testing of several pneumatic systems inside and outside the Multi-Payload Processing …

Space Travel

Orion Lighting: An Opportunity Not To Be Missed

The company has pulled off a remarkable transition from incandescents to LEDs.<p>Energy and cost savings set LED market for great growth in future, …

Investing

Orion Engineered Carbons Could Become Rising Stock Star

(Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg)<p>For investors suffering from a case of price appreciation acrophobia due to the stock market’s repeated climb to fresh new highs, Orion Engineered Carbons may provide a smart antidote. With a market capitalization of $1.1 billion, the NYSE-listed stock of …

Stocks

Orion from the Southern Hemisphere

See the 3 stars of Orion’s Belt in the upper right of this photo? The large, reddish cloud-like region on the lower left is the Gum Nebula.<p>The …

Astronomy

Orion Cycling Navigation

Knowing the route to your destination isn't the only way to help improve your urban cycling experience. Orion Cycling Navigation would help you …

Cycling

PE-backed Orion buys SNS

<b>Orion</b>, which is backed by <b>Potomac Equity Partners</b>, has acquired Melville, New York-based <b>Structured Network Solutions Inc</b>, a provider of technology …

IBM

Aztec Priest Blesses Alexandre Orion's Vandalized Mural on Cherry Creek Path

March 22 at 9:17 a.m.<p>March 20 at 3 p.m.<p>March 20 at 1:52 p.m.<p>March 12 at 8:12 p.m.<p>March 10 at 4:53 p.m.<p>March 7 at 2:30 p.m.

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Secondary Offering Sinks Orion Engineered Carbons SA's Stock

The Carbon Black supplier won’t receive a penny in the deal.<p><b>What happened</b><p>Shares of <b>Orion Engineered Carbons</b> (NYSE:OEC) sold off on Thursday morning, …

Investing

ORION cycling navigation device sits neatly between your handlebars

ORION cycling navigation device sits neatly between your handlebars<p>industrial product designer clement dauchy has designed the ORION cycling …

Google Maps

NASA Moving Ahead With Plans for Cislunar Human Outpost

GREENBELT, Md. — Despite uncertainty about potential policy changes, NASA is pressing ahead with plans for a cislunar "gateway" outpost for future …

Space Travel

NASA successfully tests parachutes on Orion spacecraft

A great deal of our future in space is going to rely upon private space firms, but NASA isn’t sitting on the sidelines when it comes to human …

Space Travel

NASA Records SLS Engine Test Using 360-Degree Cameras

NASA Records SLS Engine Test Using 360-Degree Cameras<p>Watch the engine that could transport astronauts to Mars being test fired.<p>NASA's next advanced …

Space Travel

NASA moving ahead with plans for cislunar human outpost

GREENBELT, Md. — Despite uncertainty about potential policy changes, NASA is pressing ahead with plans for a cislunar “gateway” outpost for future …

Space Travel

China Developing Advanced Spaceship That Can Land on the Moon - Bloomberg

Beijing (AP) -- China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state …

Space Travel

China developing advanced spaceship that can land on the moon

Beijing – China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state media, in another bold step for a space program that equaled the U.S. in number of rocket launches last year.<p>The newspaper Science and Technology Daily cited …

Space

The Wonderfully Nerdy Shoes of Orion's Originals

These sweet Star Wars shoes might not match, but they go together perfectly. That's because they were designed and assembled by one-of-a-kind Etsy …

Shoes

China Developing Advanced Spaceship That Can Land on the Moon

Beijing (AP) -- China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state …

Space Travel

This Is Why You Never See UPS Drivers Turning Left

When figuring how to get from point A to B, you probably just pick the fastest route with the shortest distance. UPS, though, has its own system, and …

Transportation

China is developing new lunar spacecraft

BEIJING — China is developing an advanced new spaceship capable of both flying in low-Earth orbit and landing on the moon, according to state media, …

Space Travel

NASA Orion Capsule Parachutes Down After Abort Sequence Simulation | Video

On March 8, 2017, the capsule at the U.S. Army’s Yuma Proving Ground in Arizona. It was dropped from a C-17 aircraft flying at an altitude of 25,000 …

NASA

Kennedy Space Center

The first integrated piece of flight hardware for NASA’s Space Launch System rocket, the Interim Cryogenic Propulsion Stage, or ICPS, arrived March 8 …

Space Travel

In Photos: NASA's Orion Space Capsule Parachute Test of 2017

One Big Drop<p>Credit: NASA<p>On March 8, 2017, at the Army Yuma Proving Ground, the Orion Space Capsule Parachute completed a "very successful test ... …

Space Travel

NASA is About to Test Orion's Lit AF Triple Parachute

On Wednesday, NASA’s Orion spacecraft is going skydiving. Or a dummy version of it is, at least. The space agency plans to drop what’s effectively a …

Space Travel

NASA to Test Orion Space Capsule Parachute

The NASA spacecraft that could one day help ferry humans to Mars is scheduled to undergo a parachute test tomorrow (March 8).<p>The Orion spacecraft can …

Space Travel