Anti-corona ‘bubble’ | Colombian engineers design bizarre COVID-19 protective helmet

Well, if you weren’t lucky enough to become an astronaut, you still have a chance to wear spacesuit-like helmet designed by a group of Colombian engineers to protect you from COVID-19! Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter … Read more Anti-corona ‘bubble’ | Colombian engineers design bizarre COVID-19 protective helmet

SpaceX and NASA Crew Make First Splashdown in 45 Years

NASA completed a triumphant return to U.S. space travel as SpaceX’s Dragon capsule plopped into the Gulf of Mexico with two astronauts, successfully concluding the company’s first crewed test flight to the International Space Station. The spacecraft splashed down at about 2:48 p.m. Eastern time Sunday near Pensacola, Florida. A SpaceX vessel hoisted the vehicle … Read more SpaceX and NASA Crew Make First Splashdown in 45 Years

SpaceX Crew Dragon Returns to Earth – 8/2 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is scheduled to return from the International Space Station on August 2 with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The Post’s Libby Casey will anchor live coverage featuring reporter Chris Davenport, SpaceX’s Elon Musk, and current and former astronauts. Tropical weather barreling towards Florida could delay the planned return … Read more SpaceX Crew Dragon Returns to Earth – 8/2 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet: ‘I couldn’t be more excited to go back into space’

French astronaut Thomas Pesquet will be the first European to fly on board the new SpaceX Dragon 2, which is due to blast off from Cape Canaveral for the International Space Station in the spring of 2021. Pesquet already spent six months on board the ISS from November 2016 to June 2017. He spoke to FRANCE … Read more French astronaut Thomas Pesquet: ‘I couldn’t be more excited to go back into space’

Blast Off With Disney+’s The Right Stuff – Official Panel | Comic-Con 2020

From Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way and Warner Horizon Scripted Television, Thie Right Stuff is the first scripted Disney+ original series from National Geographic. The series takes a clear-eyed look at the early days of the US space program. The series follows seven of the military’s best pilots become astronauts for the newly-formed NASA at the … Read more Blast Off With Disney+’s The Right Stuff – Official Panel | Comic-Con 2020

Japan Rocket Carrying UAE Mars Probe Ready for Monday Launch

A Japanese H-IIA rocket carrying a United Arab Emirates Mars spacecraft has been placed on the launch pad for Monday’s scheduled liftoff for the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission, officials said Sunday. The launch of the orbiter — named “Amal” in Arabic, or “Hope” — from Tanegashima Space Center on a small southern Japanese island … Read more Japan Rocket Carrying UAE Mars Probe Ready for Monday Launch

Hazmat suits for flying could be the future of safe air travel

With face coverings now compulsory on most flights, one Canadian tech firm has taken things to the next level by developing a ‘haute hazmat’ suit to be worn in public and on planes. However, the Telegraph has learned it may not be allowed on board at all. A Toronto-based company specialising in personal protective gear … Read more Hazmat suits for flying could be the future of safe air travel

Couple dress up in astronaut suits to protect themselves from coronavirus pandemic

A Brazilian couple have come up with a novel way of protecting themselves against coronavirus. Tercio Galdino and Aliceia Lima, who are both in their 60s, were afraid of contracting the virus. Tercio, who has pulmonary difficulties, suggested the ingenious method of protection to his wife, who hesitantly agreed. The duo wear the space suits … Read more Couple dress up in astronaut suits to protect themselves from coronavirus pandemic

U.S and Russian Astronauts Are Preparing to Take Off for the International Space Station

American Astronaut Kate Rubins and Russian Cosmonauts Sergey Ryzyikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov are preparing to take off for the International Space Station. The three are set to head into space onboard a Russian Soyuz space capsule from Kazakhstan in October. Rubins, speaking from the Johnson Space Center in Houston on Wednesday, explained why biological research … Read more U.S and Russian Astronauts Are Preparing to Take Off for the International Space Station

Apollo 13 | Re-Entry and Splashdown

On April 17, 1970, Apollo 13 re-entered the earth’s atmosphere and splashed down safely. Watch this historic moment, recreated for film by director Ron Howard and starring Tom Hanks, Kevin Bacon, and Bill Paxton as the shuttle’s crew. Buy/Rent Apollo 13! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Apollo-13-Tom-Hanks/dp/B001JI5DRC/ref=sr_1_1 iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/apollo-13/id299468139 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCK3tBK6IRA Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/Apollo_13?id=rCK3tBK6IRA&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/apollo-13-1995/1MVc420e882309769966a3c9b7ed6001a8a VUDU: … Read more Apollo 13 | Re-Entry and Splashdown

Kathy Sullivan Becomes First Human to Reach Challenger Deep, Walk in Space

Former NASA astronaut Kathy Sullivan recently became the first woman to reach Challenger Deep, the ocean’s deepest point—36 years after she became the first American woman to walk in space. Now, she’s the only human to have done both.  Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake … Read more Kathy Sullivan Becomes First Human to Reach Challenger Deep, Walk in Space

SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts welcomed to the space station – BBC News

US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have floated into the International Space Station (ISS), and were met with hugs and handshakes from ISS Commander and fellow Nasa astronaut Chris Cassidy and Russian cosmonauts Anatoly Ivanishin and Ivan Vagner. They spoke to mission control from the spacecraft saying they are honoured to be a small … Read more SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts welcomed to the space station – BBC News

MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020

For the first time, MIT hosted a virtual commencement for the 2020 graduates. Watch the event! (See below for specific segments). Admiral William H. McGraven (scroll —– 00:07:23) MIT Comusica (scroll —– 00:19:53) Peter X. Su PhD ’20 (scroll —– 00:25:30) Nwanacho Nwana ’20 (scroll —– 00:28:11) NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy SM ’00 (scroll —– … Read more MIT’s Virtual Commencement 2020