SpaceX Rockets Another 60 Satellites Into Orbit

On Sunday morning, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully took to the skies from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida carrying with it another 60 Starlink satellites. The two-stage rocket described by SpaceX as “the first orbital-class rocket capable of reflight’ has been making frequent trips shuttling Starlink satellites into low orbit as SpaceX founder…

Jeff Bezos Steps Up Effort Into Blue Origin’s Project Kuiper

Freed from his daily obligations at Amazon, Jeff Bezos is expected to turn up the heat on his space venture, Blue Origin, as it faces a pivotal year and fierce competition from Elon Musk’s SpaceX, industry sources said. The 57-year-old Bezos, a lifelong space enthusiast and the world’s second-richest person behind Musk, said last week…

How Can Blockchain Change The Space Industry?

Cryptocurrency, blockchain and decentralized data are all buzzwords we’ve seen floating around in recent years, but the technology is so new that it’s hard to see direct applications to our lives, even in space exploration. But blockchain and space have more ties than you might expect. What these concepts all describe is a different way…

Newer Mundane Materials Might Replace Platinum For Hydrogen Fuel Cells

As anyone who has purchased jewelry can attest, platinum is expensive. That’s tough for consumers but also a serious hurdle for a promising source of electricity for vehicles: the hydrogen fuel cells, which relies on platinum. Now a research team led by Bruce Koel, a professor of chemical and biological engineering at Princeton University, has…

Neil Armstrong – The Original Moonwalker

The debate on whether the US really did make it to the moon or was the whole thing staged in a studio will forever haunt conspiracy theorists.  But indeed it was an iconic moment in man’s history.  For thousands of years, man has not only feared moon, but worshiped it as the moon was beyond…

WTF – Fake Iron Man & Internet hoaxes

Our fake ‘Iron Man’ and the eternal Prime Minister in waiting, LK Advani has fallen for a simple internet hoax.  Ya, the same kind of hoax mails that propagate that 30% of all Indians populate NASA, that 25% of all Microsoft employees are Indians etc.. Read Manish’s post as he busts the hoax that is…

Jodhaa Akbar

Its gonna be an awesome start to 2008. No matter how boring Aishwarya Rai seems to me, there are still a few compelling reasons for watching the movie. Ashutosh Gowariker happens to be one of the biggest reason. No matter what people felt, but i absolutely loved Swades. It was probably one of those few…