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You Are Really Lonely When One Of Your Neighbours Is This Close

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has just captured another Pale Blue Dot image while orbiting Saturn. The difference is that, in this view, unlike the one from 19 July 19 2013 that featured Earth, the blue orb is Uranus, imaged by Cassini for the first time. So that tiny dot hanging out…

You Can Decide What NASA’s Next Spacesuit Prototype Will Look Like

The Z-2 suit is the newest prototype in the Z-series, NASA’s next-generation spacesuit platform. After creating the Z-1 prototype, the U.S. space agency wants you to get involved to the development process, because they have three quite different design concepts — and, some times, professionals need a little help.