HBO drops the ball on the BluRay release of From Earth to the Moon, the award-winning documentary series. This review includes a word from one of the original effects artists.
Look at the aliens from This Island Earth. If they are so smart, why are the denizens of Metaluna all such big headed pricks?
Watching clouds and drilling for clay, it's just Curiosity's ordinary (Martian) day.
Every so often in life, a moment of serendipity occurs when everyone involved in a project creates something marvellous. The birth of Doctor Who, fifty years ago this week, is one of those moments.
The Spitzer space telescop has delivered some of the most stunning cosmic images
Voyagers 1 & 2 should be renamed Timex 1 and Timex 2 - they just keep on ticking.
A report on the winners of the Chinese Galaxy and Chinese Nebula Awards.
Guest blogger veteran Shuttle astronaut Mike Mullane weighs in on the severe impact damage to Atlantis on his own 1988 flight (STS-27) and to Columbia's disastrous flight in 2003 (STS-107)
Running in real time - as if the mission were taking place today - right now - you can listen to the Apollo 11 Lunar mission in real time
It was "one of the most complex and intricate endeavors" SpaceX has ever undertaken. Source: SpaceX launches 64 satellites into orbit in mission that...
Timothy the Talking Cat, Camestros Felapton's publishing partner, interviews one of the most reknowned cats of all time, Schroedinger's Cat. The results are what you might expect.
Oxymoron? If you think the title of this blog post is one, then read on, dear disillusioned reader! Be warned though, it's going to...
Former NASA guy wants to put up a private space station. Think he has an inside track?
Steve went to hear a talk about colonizing Mars. Can we? Will we? Should we? You tell Steve! (Ed note. Go ahead and tell NASA what can't be done - chances are they'll say "we've already done that"
these days, everyone wants to be "Steve Austin"....
Cold Sleep! Sleeper Ships! (Whatever you do, do NOT offer this service to "Honest John" Barlow!)
Today we begin a new bi-weekly feature that introduces the art and history of the members of the International Association of Astronomical Artists (IAAA),...
There's life on Mars and it's already been detected and proven
INTRODUCTION This is a blog about rockets and science and rocket scientists. I’ve spent my career in this field, working among the people who make...
About the only thing this spectacular video needs is a Blue Danube Waltz soundtrack
Quantum computing just got closer with IBM's announcement of a 50-quantum bit (qubit) machine.
We want a ruling from the dieticians: good or bad for cholesterol?
Coming soon - but some folks can't afford to wait.
Interstellar my be visually stunning, but it does have a scientific fatal flaw
Listen in on the Apollo 11 mission as if it were taking place today!
A comedy science show promoting women in science
Spider-Man, Spider-Man, spins a web of super-silk, look out, here come the genegineers!
In 1909, the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition would put babies on display, going so far as to raffle off Ernest, a one-month old orphaned child.
Lasers are almost always the answer....
Be careful: If you start doing this, you might not understand anything people say in your dreams. (Wasn't Elron into this?)