Blue Origin pulls off its first unmanned test flight from a site in west Texas. The spacecraft, which reached an altitude of 58 miles, is designed to become a reusable vehicle for space tourists someday.
On today's show, Khail and Ashley discuss MIT's new mini touchpad and where you might use it, a learning project called zSpace that hopes to mix tech and education in a new way and the results of SpaceX's third attempt at making reusable rockets viable. #TDNail
MIT's Media Lab just unveiled "NailO," a prototype input surface with a size more suited to Ant-Man than normal humans. The touchpad fits on your thumbnail and communicates with your smartphone or PC with subtle gestures.
Early video showed a relatively soft landing for the Falcon 9 rocket before it reportedly tipped over. But that second landing was not so soft, a new video shows.
For the second time, SpaceX didn't quite manage to land a Falcon 9 rocket after it visited the ISS Tuesday, but the effort did yield a cool Vine and super-geeky satirical music video.
New Zealand-based Rocket Lab has built a rocket engine that's not only 3D-printed -- it uses electric motors to drive the turbopumps.
Tame that rat's nest under your desk with these clever solutions.
It's time to make peace with the fact that you probably don't need 800 Micro-USB cables.
After an extensive series of test flights, Blue Origin hopes to begin launching people, payloads or both as a commercial endeavor.
SpaceX wants to make space exploration cheaper by reusing its rockets. See how it plans to do it, set to a thumpin' soundtrack.