Tag Archives: International Space Station

  • CIMON: A Free-Floating AI on the International Space Station

    CIMON: A Free-Floating AI on the International Space Station

    Real life’s ceaseless march towards a scifi cyberpunk future continues, this time thanks to Airbus, which has developed a free-floating AI droid for use on the International Space Station. It’s called the Crew Interactive Mobile CompanioN, or CIMON for short. Here’s Manfred Jaumann of Airbus in a press statement on CIMON’s significance: “We are the first company in Europe […]

  • Pizza Night on the International Space Station (Video)

    Pizza Night on the International Space Station (Video)

    It can be a cold, lonely life in outer space, as we all know from songs like “Space Oddity” and “Rocket Man.” But what these songs don’t mention is the fact that there is no pizza in space, nor is it readily convenient to prepare. Which is why a recent video released by the crew […]

  • ‘Space Station Fisheye Fly-Through’ From NASA (Video)

    ‘Space Station Fisheye Fly-Through’ From NASA (Video)

    The International Space Station is undoubtedly one of the greatest collections of hardware ever assembled, but you pretty much have to be an astronaut to fully appreciate it. However, the folks at NASA have allowed the general public to come one step closer to hanging out on the ISS, with a new Space Station Fisheye […]

  • ‘Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space’ Released by NASA (Video)

    ‘Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space’ Released by NASA (Video)

    NASA‘s fascination with zero-gravity liquid dynamics continues with a new video recently released by the space agency, taken on board the International Space Station. It’s called (in a typical businesslike touch) Red 4K Video of Colorful Liquid in Space. And, as promised, it features Red 4K video of colorful liquid in space. The main innovation […]

  • Suntory Launching Whiskey Into Space

    Suntory Launching Whiskey Into Space

    Space – it’s so hot right now. Stephen Hawking and others are spending $100 million to find extraterrestrial life, we’re getting back new photos of Pluto, and the interest in sending humans to Mars (as well as shooting porn in space) seems to be building exponentially. With all that renewed interest in space, it’s only […]