31 reasons why Yuri Gagarin rocks

31 reasons why Yuri Gagarin rocks

Today, we celebrate 50 years since Yuri Gagarin went into outer space, thus becoming the first human being to do this. But there's more to him than just that. Here's...

FBI releases memo about Roswell aliens

FBI releases memo about Roswell aliens

In a surprising move that didn't get quite a lot of attention, the FBI released an online document archive they're calling the Vault, in which they openly address, among other...

Mars Rover getting last touches

Mars Rover getting last touches

NASA engineers and technicians are making the last adjustments to the Mars Rover, which is about the size of a small SUV; the rover is set to be sent to...

The Universe in a sandbox

The Universe in a sandbox

I was quite pleasantly surprised by Universe in a Sandbox. It is one of the best pieces of software I've come across lately; you get the ultimate power, create and...

Yuri Gagarin statue

London celebrates Yuri Gagarin with statue

As long as space and science is concerned, April is clearly Yuri Gagarin month, the first man in space, celebrating 50 years since his historic orbital flight. Besides having a...

‘Yuri Gagarin’ blasts off to the ISS

‘Yuri Gagarin’ blasts off to the ISS

It's a pretty busy period for the people over at the International Space Station (ISS). Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome last night paid tribute to Yuri Gagarin as the Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft...

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