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  • May 25, 2016
    This is the Star Trek Federation shuttlecraft inspired camping tent concept designed by Dave Delisle. The shuttlecraft's thrusters double as the tent's carrying cases. Sadly, it will probably never become a real product because I question the market for a probably expensive S... / Continue →
  • April 11, 2016
    This is a short video of SpaceX successfully landing the first stage of one of its Falcon 9 rockets on a droneship floating in the Atlantic Ocean. It's so spectacular it doesn't even look real. The idea is that landing and refurbishing the boosters will cut down on costs sign... / Continue →
  • April 4, 2016
    Because geeks with money to spend, MAC Cosmetics is releasing a Star Trek inspired makeup line to celebrate the sci-fi franchise's 50th anniversary this year. The 25-piece set is broken down into four smaller sets, each inspired by a different crew member (Seven of Nine, Couns... / Continue →
  • March 29, 2016
    This is a video of Jupiter getting smacked with what's believed to be an asteroid or comet. Or at least that's what the governments would like you to believe. But I know better. That was an alien spaceship. Baby Superman, nooooooooo! Way to go, Jor-El. As Phil Plait of Ba... / Continue →
  • March 15, 2016
    Note: Larger version HERE unless you're into squinting or don't give a shit about space, in which case we can't be friends. This is The Chart Of Cosmic Exploration, a poster detailing humanity's space exploration. You can buy a 39" x 27" poster of the chart for $38, or just l... / Continue →
  • March 3, 2016
    Astronaut Scott Kelly just returned to earth after spending 340 days aboard the International Space Station, and, among the things he brought back with him, are an extra 2-inches in height. Lucky! I wish I was a little bit taller. "I wish I was a baller." I wish I had a gir... / Continue →
  • February 25, 2016
    Because I'm convinced they're not doing anything but partying up there, this is a video of Scott Kelly dressed in a gorilla suit chasing his colleagues aboard the International Space Station. It's weird to think somebody loading up a container for shipment to the space station... / Continue →
  • February 15, 2016
    To celebrate Star Trek's 50th anniversary, this is the USS Enterprise flying drone being released by toy manufacturer Spin Master later this year. It will retail for around $120 and even has lights and makes 10 authentic sound effects. I'm going to beg for one for my birthday... / Continue →
  • January 30, 2016
    This is a video of astronaut Scott Kelly playing the slowest game of ping-pong with himself aboard the International Space Station using two super-hydrophobic paddles and a giant drop of water. Apparently none of the other astronauts wanted to challenge him to a real ping-pong... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2016
    These are several shots of a cat with beautiful heterochromatic eyes that make it look like its eyeballs are filled with outerspace. Heterochromia occurs when an iris contains two different colors and is no cause for concern if your pet was born that way, but could be a sign o... / Continue →