Caffeine High: Space station getting Italian espresso maker
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) â The next space station grocery run will carry caffeine to a whole new level: Aboard the SpaceX supply ship is an authentic espresso machine straight from Italy.
NASA Astronaut Is Photographing Every Baseball Stadium from Space
An astronaut aboard the International Space Station has made a game of photographing every Major League Baseball stadium from orbit â and he wants you to play along. NASA astronaut and baseball fan Terry Virts is taking pictures of the 28 North American cities that host a major-league team, then posting the photos to his Twitter and Instagram accounts (@AstroTerry and astro_terry, respectively ...
Russia 'busts satellite spy ring': space commander
Russia has uncovered a group of spy satellites, the head of its space command said in a film broadcast Sunday, which warned of "enemy" satellites that could masquerade as space junk. "Very recently, specialists of the department of space intelligence centre uncovered a newly created group of space satellites... made for radio-technical reconnaissance of equipment on Russian territory," said the ...
Space station to finally get its Italian espresso machine
The next space station grocery run will carry caffeine to a whole new level: Aboard the SpaceX supply ship is an authentic espresso machine straight from Italy.
1st Parts from 3D Printer in Space About to Get a Close-Up (Video)
Engineers are about to start studying the first parts made by a 3D printer in space. Late last year, the 3D printer aboard the International Space Station cranked out 21 items, as part of a project designed to validate 3D-printing technology in microgravity conditions. The parts came back down to Earth in February aboard SpaceX's robotic Dragon cargo capsule, and then were delivered to NASA's ...
Finally, a place to get a good cup of coffee in space
Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti and the space station crew are getting a long-awaited espresso machine
Space station grocery run includes Italian espresso maker
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) â Mornings are about to improve for the Italian astronaut who's been suffering through instant coffee at the International Space Station since fall. An espresso machine is on the supply capsule scheduled for launch Monday.
Elusive 'Space Sculpture' sold by LACMA appears to be in Stuttgart, Germany
On Saturday I wrote about âSpace Sculpture,â the serrated tower of welded stainless-steel rods by German artist Norbert Kricke (1922-1984) that greeted visitors on the entry plaza to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art when it opened in 1965. Two decades later it disappeared from public view,...
LACMA's 'Space Sculpture' shot from center stage to oblivion
Before there was "Urban Light," there was "Space Sculpture."