curiosity

Visualizing NASA’s Next Mars Rover

The follow-up mission to NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is currently in the planning stages. And NASA has released details on what to expect from the next-generation Martian science laboratory. NASA launched Curiosity into space in November of 2011 ...

NASA Has a Busy Week Despite Being Caught Up in Government Shutdown

Despite being victims of a government shutdown, NASA is still making headlines in a week filled with big headlines. In case you have either been living under a rock, or perhaps don’t keep up with American political news, the United States ...

Geek @ SXSW: NASA’s Got Game Live Blog

Dr. Jeff Norris, Victor Luo, Alex Menzies (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory) NASA has landed at SXSW with video games, Martian mega-rovers, and giant spider robots.

Review: Curiosity – What’s Inside the Cube?

Peter Molyneux is not your average game developer. Legendary for his brisk creativity and his unending enthusiasm, Molyneux has made a career out of defying expectations. You know him from titles like Fable and Black & White. But despite a ...

Mars Curiosity – Lowered to Landing?

As you read this, the Mars rover Curiosity — or Mars Science Laboratory, as it’s referred to by NASA — should be about halfway to the Red Planet for a planned two-year mission to study the Martian surface and search for organic compounds. While ...