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NASA gives a sweet treat to all tech fanatics

By : CIOL Writers

The National Space Research Organization is sharing a slew of software updates for tech devotees, enabling them to code like astronomers or scientists. How cool is that? The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has officially released its 2017-2018 software

Uber hires NASA engineer Mark Moore to lead Uber ‘Elevate’

By : CIOL Writers

Uber has hired NASA engineer Mark Moore as the Director of Engineering at Uber Elevate; its flying taxi project that is expected to take off in next few years. Mark Moore, a 30-year veteran of NASA, is the one who

NASA organizing a competition to prepare robots for Mars journey

By : CIOL Writers

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is organizing a competition — Space Robotics Challenge — to develop the capabilities of humanoid robots to help astronauts on the journey to Mars. The Space Robotics Challenge competition is designed to push

A Google Doodle for NASA’s Juno’s successful entry into Jupiter orbit

By : CIOL Writers

When NASA’s Juno spacecraft successfully entered the Jupiter’s orbit,earlier this morning after completing a 35-minute engine burn, it was followed by wild cheering at NASA’s mission control in Pasadena, California. Google chose to commemorate the momentous occasion in its signature

NASA’s lessons for effective social media engagement

By : CIOL Writers

Just like every one of us, NASA also has its own share of social media space. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration agency doesn’t need any marketing, nor does it sell anything but it does sell inspiration, said John Yembrick,

NASA successfully launched a super pressure balloon

By : Riddhi Sharma

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Successfully Launches Space Monitoring Balloon From Wanaka Airport, New Zealand. It was launched at 11:35 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, on  what can be called a potentially record-breaking, around-the-world test flight. Come to think of it,

NASA releases patented technologies into public domain

By : CIOL Writers

Good news for everyone who is interested in NASA projects. NASA has released 56 formerly patented technologies into the public domain for unlimited commercial use and also launched a searchable database that records thousands of older expired NASA patents. The

Donald Trump’s Tech Quotient- Not Calculable  

By : CIOL Writers

Republican frontrunner nominee for the US Presidential elections 2016, Donald Trump’s views on technology and the tech industry, in general, are anything but comprehensible. For a person who “rarely” uses email, the internet is a menace- “We’re losing a lot

Tweets Help NASA To Track Aurora

By : CIOL Writers

Aurorasaurus, founded by space weather scientist Liz Macdonald is helping NASA to track beautiful aurora in real time through tweets and mobile apps. Users of Aurorasaurus, a citizen science project that tracks auroras through its website, mobile apps and Twitter

Would you wear what Astronauts slip into?

By : Pratima Harigunani

Pratima H USA: Water Filters, Exoskeletons, Z-series spacesuits, Ear thermometers, and Robots; well NASA stuff is

How is NASA scaling its storage system?

BENGALURU, INDIA: NASA is upgrading content management and storage systems. Vencore, the prime contractor on the

Remote controlled NASA aircraft to track hurricanes

MUMBAI, INDIA: Technology, once again is coming to the rescue of the human race. None other