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So a supercomputer is only as powerful as 16 PS3s for this type of stuff? i bet the 16 PS3 collectively cost a lot less than the supercomputer...
Something strange is happening on the cloud-shrouded world known as Titan—and a NASA orbiter is trying to figure it out
Timelapse video filmed by an astronaut shows the view from the International Space Station as it circles the Earth completely over 90 minutes. Each orbit the station moves around 1,367 miles to the west in relation to 90 minutes before. During this period, astronaut Alexander Gerst passes from daytime to nighttime and back again, capturing spectacular images of the northern lights
India's space agency releases its first pictures of Mars as its satellite begins work a day after entering orbit around the Red Planet.
The smallest exoplanet yet to have its atmosphere probed is full of water and heavy elements, hinting it formed far from its star
One giant leap for mankind, again
SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - Privately owned SpaceX started construction in south Texas on Monday for what the company said will be the first private commercial orbital launch facility in the world.
SpaceX Dragon arrives at space station with 1st 3-D printer for astronauts, other supplies
India's Mars Orbiter Mission is set to reach Mars on Wednesday, just days after a U.S. NASA probe began its orbit around the Red Planet. The difference? India did it on a much tighter budget.
Earlier this week, NASA awarded two contracts for new spaceships to commercial companies. Here's how they compare.
Psychedelic pictures of 30 galactic collisions show for the first time that merging galaxies often spawn disc-shaped offspring like our Milky Way