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Spacesuit aerogel technology makes these jackets toasty warm

Flexible aerogel insulation makes the Lukla Endeavour jacket thin, lightweight -- and excellent protection from the cold.

By March 10, 2015

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Civilian buys spacesuit, wears it out in the world

Tim Dodd bought a spacesuit, and used it to create awesome images of an astronaut doing everyday things like mowing the lawn and ironing.

By May 27, 2014

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Next-gen NASA spacesuit gives serious sci-fi vibe

Space fans voted and the winning futuristic design will become a reality in NASA's new Z-2 spacesuit prototype. Now Johnson Space Center plans to test the suit so that future versions can head to the cosmos.

By May 1, 2014

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Vote on NASA's crazy next-gen spacesuit fashions

NASA is seeking the public's input on the look for the high-tech Z-2 spacesuit. Choose between biomimicry, "Tron"-style, and future-fashion-trend designs.

By March 24, 2014

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Spacesuit of the future could power gadgetry with body heat

Researchers at Kansas State are investigating how the difference in temperature between body heat and a spacesuit's cooling garment could run the suit's electronics.

By December 3, 2013

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Happy 25th birthday, Hubble Space Telescope

It almost failed before it had even begun, yet it has far outlived its planned lifespan, becoming a treasure of untold value. Crave talks to some of the engineers who've kept it going.

By April 24, 2015

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield on what it's like to view Earth from space

Do you know what it feels like to stand on an Aurora Australis? Astronaut Chris Hadfield does, and he sat down to talk about just how beautiful space is on "Veritasium."

By February 10, 2015

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'Fantastic Four' trailer looks more 'Interstellar' sci-fi than 'Dark Knight' superheroic

The first trailer for the troubled comic book movie recalls the style of Christopher Nolan in a radical re-imagining of Marvel's awesome foursome.

By January 27, 2015

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Relax like an astronaut with an Apollo 11 sweatsuit

Comfy cosmonaut cosplay is easy with this relaxed fit space sweatsuit complete with drawstring pants and a Neil Armstrong name tag.

By January 2, 2015

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield shows off his spacesuit waltz

Aboard the International Space Station, Commander Hadfield explains how he inspects the safety of his spacesuit.

By April 5, 2013