211 Results for

orbit

Review

Kensington Orbit Trackball with Scroll Ring

If you're tired of mouse-related wrist injuries but don't like trackballs because of the lack of a scroll wheel, then the Orbit Trackball makes a lot of sense at a surprisingly acceptable price.

By 28 March 2011

4.5 stars Editors' rating 28 March 2011

Typical price: $49.95

Review

Altec Lansing IML247 Orbit USB stereo

While the sound quality of the Altec Lansing Orbit Stereo speakers isn't likely to blow you away, the travel-friendly and affordable USB speakers do sound significantly better than the internal audio found on most laptops.

By 16 June 2011

3 stars Editors' rating 16 June 2011

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Article

See an astronaut's view of Super Bowl 50 from orbit

While the Super Bowl is a big spectacle down on Earth, it's a mere speck from the International Space Station.

By 9 February 2016

Video

U-Turn's Orbit Basic is a bespoke turntable for the analog purist

The Orbit Basic is our favorite turntable under $200, no question. With a dead simple set-up, a variety of customizable options on the website, and snag-free playback quality all at an entry-level price tag, the Basic is a no-brainer if you're shopping for a new turntable.

By 30 January 2016

Gallery

Space cheese and 9 other weird items we've sent into orbit (pictures)

Space isn't just for spaceships, satellites and astronauts. Some unusual objects ranging from a wheel of cheese to a Christmas tree have hitched rides into orbit.

10 Images By 7 January 2016

Article

Japan's Akatsuki orbiter sends back triumphant Venus images

Years after a failed attempt at orbiting Venus, the Akatsuki spacecraft snuggles up next to the planet and snaps a series of photos.

By 10 December 2015

Article

Watch an exoplanet orbit a distant star

Astronomers have obtained direct images of an exoplanet moving around a star 63 light-years from Earth.

By 18 September 2015

Article

India's Mars orbiter sends stunning canyon photo

The country's space agency has also released 3D images of the massive canyon known as the Ophir Chasma.

By 17 August 2015

Article

Astronomers find another 'Jupiter' orbiting a sun just like ours

A surprising find has researchers thinking that they may have discovered a "Solar System 2.0."

By 16 July 2015

Article

That hush-hush Air Force space plane just headed back into orbit

The X-37B -- undertaking its fourth mission -- shared its rocket ride back to space with an experimental LightSail spacecraft provided by the Bill Nye-backed Planetary Society.

By 21 May 2015