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Buzz Lightyear Helps Inspire New NASA Spacesuit

Dec 22, 12 Buzz Lightyear Helps Inspire New NASA Spacesuit

Posted by in Armchair Astronaut, Space

NASA has taken a little inspiration from Pixar and is designing a spacesuit that resembles everyone's favorite fictional astronaut, Buzz Lightyear.

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Spidernaut Makes Final Resting Spot Washington D.C.

Dec 06, 12 Spidernaut Makes Final Resting Spot Washington D.C.

Posted by in Science, Space

The Smithsonian's Insect Zoo had a new visitor, one from out of this world, but its visit was short lived after dying just a few short days after its trip. The National Museum of Natural History's new guest was Nefertiti the "Jumping Johnson" astronaut spider.

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Mercury Offers New Glimpse, While Jupiter Closes In

Dec 01, 12 Mercury Offers New Glimpse, While Jupiter Closes In

Posted by in Armchair Astronaut, Space

This weeks' edition of Armchair Astronaut, we take a peak into another world, while also preparing ourselves for an up-close-and-personal view of one of the most famous storms in the Solar System.

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NASA Prepares For Historic Press Conference

Nov 24, 12 NASA Prepares For Historic Press Conference

Posted by in Armchair Astronaut, Space

This week in space news, perhaps the most striking bit of information to hit the newswire is that NASA is holding out a discovery on Mars.

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Drinking A Beer Is Like Drinking A Coke In Calorie World

Nov 18, 12 Drinking A Beer Is Like Drinking A Coke In Calorie World

Posted by in Health

On a diet? Well going out and drinking with your buddies isn't going to help shed the spare tire off your mid layer. A new study says that drinking a few beers would be equivalent to drinking a few sodas.

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December 21, 2012 – Are We Safe?

Nov 15, 12 December 21, 2012 – Are We Safe?

Posted by in Science, WTF???

We are almost a month away from December 21, 2012, and it seems as though everything is still going smoothly… so far.

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Bigfoot Goes Viral

Nov 06, 12 Bigfoot Goes Viral

Posted by in Science, Science Mysteries

Let's have a moment of honesty with each other for a brief second, and make this a safe place where we don't judge. And, now that it is established this public blog is a safe place, I would like to make it known that Bigfoot is indeed real.

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Lego Curiosity Rover In The Works

Oct 28, 12 Lego Curiosity Rover In The Works

Posted by in Armchair Astronaut, Space

A campaign to try and raise support for a Lego Curiosity rover has reached its goal, and is now being submitted to the company for consideration.

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International Space Station – A Stepping Stone For Future Mars Missions

Oct 27, 12 International Space Station – A Stepping Stone For Future Mars Missions

Posted by in Armchair Astronaut, Space

While Curiosity remains to be in the limelight of space related news, the next step for Martian exploration will have to be sending man to Mars, and NASA says the International Space Station has already acted as a stepping stone for that.

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Apple iPad Mini Event – Live Blog

Oct 23, 12 Apple iPad Mini Event – Live Blog

Posted by in Applesauce

Welcome to the redOrbit Apple iPad Mini live blog!  For all those who work and are unable to watch the live stream, I will be providing you with up-to-date coverage as to what Apple has planned for its mini-me version of the iPad, or any other announcements that might come from the event. Update 10/23/2012 11:15 a.m. (PST) Thanks...

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