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spacesuits

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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 Dec. 3, 2013

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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 Mar. 24, 2014

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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 Apr. 5, 2013

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Pocket Spacecraft hopes to launch personalized moon missions

A Kickstarter project wants to open up lunar exploration to regular people around the world through a fleet of tiny, flat spacecraft.

By Jul. 1, 2013

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Astronauts take Christmas Eve spacewalk, make critical repair

But now they're home for the holidays -- home at the International Space Station, that is, after a high-stakes repair job clearing the way for reactivation of a critical coolant system.

By Dec. 24, 2013

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Step into NASA's next-generation spacesuit

We take a quick peek at some of the new wear NASA says astronauts will don within a few years.

By Dec. 21, 2012

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CNET UK Podcast 290: Prometheus and the next iPhone

We review Alien prequel Prometheus in this spoiler-free podcast, and wonder if the next iPhone can top the Samsung Galaxy S3 and HTC One X.

By Jun. 1, 2012

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Sony KDL-W850B series

Sony's wedge-shaped KDL-W850B TV offers better picture quality, albeit for a higher price, than many big-screen LCDs.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Have the right stuff? You could be NASA's next astronaut

Starting in November, the space agency will begin accepting applications for its next class of astronaut candidates. The question is, what rockets will those who make the cut be riding on their journeys into space?

By Oct. 3, 2011

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It's all about the space Benjamins

The Quasi Universal Intergalactic Denomination (Quid for short) are coins custom-built for purchasing goods and services in space.

By Oct. 16, 2007