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NASA Awards Contract for Aircraft Operations Support

NASA has awarded the Aircraft Maintenance, Logistics, Integration, Configuration Management and Engineering (ALICE) contract to Yulista Tactical Services, LLC, in Huntsville, Alabama.

Brace yourselves, mechanical keyboards are heading to notebooks

Anyone who’s anyone knows that the only keyboards worth their salt are mechanical keyboards thanks to their beautifully engineered switches that type like a dream and last an eternity.  The only problem is that such keyboards tend to be quite bulky. It’s not an issue if you’re using them on a desk, but they’re less…

Build and code a retro handheld games console with this BBC...

The BBC micro:bit is an awesome mini PC that can help teach kids (and adults) how to code. Now, it’s getting a cool new add-on, known as the :GAME Zip 64, which turns it into a handheld games console that allows you to code – and then play – retro games. Created by Kitronik, the…

New technique for finding life on Mars

(Frontiers) Miniaturized scientific instruments and new microbiology techniques successfully identified and characterized microorganisms living in Arctic permafrost -- one of the closest analogs to Mars on Earth. By avoiding delays that come with having to return samples to a laboratory for analysis, the methodology could also be used on Earth to detect and identify pathogens…

Graphene enters the stratosphere

IMAGE: team led by Professor Barbaros Özyilmaz from NUS CA2DM coated a single layer of graphene on a substrate, and the experiment was placed in the payload enclosure of the 'Wayfinder... view more  Credit: Boreal Space The Centre for Advanced Two-Dimensional Materials (CA2DM) at the National University of Singapore (NUS) has teamed up with US-based aerospace company Boreal Space to test the properties of graphene after…

The best laptop 2018: our pick of the 15 best laptops...

Welcome to our list of the best laptops of 2018, our constantly-updated guide to the top notebooks and laptops on sale today. Buying the best laptop for your needs is vitally important, but it doesn't need to be difficult, and with our list of the best laptops of 2018 with give you expert advice about…

‘Air-gapped’ MacBooks and encrypted e-readers: how Disney stopped Star Wars leaks

The latest Star Wars movies have been among the most hotly-anticipated films of all time, and that means there are plenty of people who could profit from finding out their secrets ahead of release. And that in turn means some pretty drastic measures have had to be taken in order to keep the details of…

NASA Sends New Research to Space Station Aboard SpaceX Resupply Mission

An experiment in space manufacturing and an enhanced study of solar energy are among the research currently heading to the International Space Station following Friday’s launch of a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft at 10:36 a.m. EST.

NASA Brings the International Space Station Experience to Salt Lake City

NASA is traveling to the Salt Lake City area May 15-17 to share the accomplishments, promise and opportunities for research aboard the International Space Station.

NASA sees Tropical Cyclone Berguitta soaking Mauritius and Reunion Island

(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) NASA found heavy rainfall in Tropical Cyclone Berguitta as it closed in on Mauritius and Reunion Islands. On Jan. 18, NASA's Terra satellite captured an early morning visible image that showed the center of the storm just south of Mauritius and the storm blanketing both islands. Warnings were in effect for…
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