Tag: NASA

Angry Birds in spaaaaace beamed to fandroids by NASA

Vid We’ve had an Angry Bird star constellation. We’ve had Angry Bird toys on the International Space Station. Now we’re finally going to have Angry Birds in space on our mobiles. Finnish game-maker Rovio is unleashing the newest iteration of its world-dominating mobe game, Angry Birds Space, on March 22, according to the above video

Lego space shuttle hits 114,000ft

  Those of you who are still mourning the end of the space shuttle programme should take heart that while NASA is currently grounded, we in Europe still have the Right Stuff: According to the video blurb, the Lego shuttle (model 3367) launched from central Germany on 31 December last year, and hit a heady

NASA and Microsoft Let You Explore Mars Like Never Before

Microsoft Research and NASA have teamed up once again and brought the “most complete, highest-resolution coverage of Mars available” to WorldWide Telescope. Microsoft’s app lets you explore space either through a zoom-and-pan interface or guided tours. This imagery is the handiwork of a group informally called the Mapmakers, led by NASA’s Michael Broxton. Their job is