Tag: tech

May 18, 2016

Picture of the Day: The Room Where Satellites Get Tested

Picture of the Day: The Room Where Satellites Get Tested

Seen here is the European Space Agency’s (ESA) incredible satellite testing room in Noordwijk, the Netherlands

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May 11, 2016

This Rare Mercury Transit Timelapse Really Puts the Colossal Size of Our Sun in Perspective

This Rare Mercury Transit Timelapse Really Puts the Colossal Size of Our Sun in Perspective

Mercury is roughly 1/3 the size of Earth and you can fit about 1.3 million Earths inside the Sun…

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May 4, 2016

Picture of the Day: Saturn’s Little Water World

Picture of the Day: Saturn’s Little Water World

The water-world Enceladus appears here to sit atop Saturn’s rings like a drop of dew upon a leaf

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Apr 30, 2016

A Continuous 24 Hour Stream of Earth from the ISS If You Ever Want to Relax or Escape

A Continuous 24 Hour Stream of Earth from the ISS If You Ever Want to Relax or Escape

Beautifully set to soothing music. Sit back, relax and enjoy

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Apr 28, 2016

How Helicopters Land if the Engine Dies

How Helicopters Land if the Engine Dies

Destin from ‘Smarter Every Day’ sets out to prove that Neil deGrasse Tyson is wrong when he says a helicopter whose engine fails will fall like a brick

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Apr 21, 2016

Picture of the Day: Your Car Photo is Inferior

Picture of the Day: Your Car Photo is Inferior

Apollo 17 mission commander Eugene Cernan looking like a boss on this lunar rover. Taken December 11, 1972

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Apr 20, 2016

Magic Leap Demos What Your Morning Routine Could Look Like

Magic Leap Demos What Your Morning Routine Could Look Like

The secretive tech company has raised a staggering $1.4 billion in funding, valuing the startup at $4.5 billion

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