Humanity Poised To Take Its First Steps On Fake Mars

Following up on one of our earliest daily Kotaku science posts, the Mars500 Project is now in orbit, with three crew members preparing to become the first humans to set foot on fake Mars. » 2/03/11 2:00pm 2/03/11 2:00pm

Six Men Lock Themselves In A Box For Science

Three Russians, a Frenchman, an Italian-Columbian, and a Chinese walk into a fake spaceship, and don't walk out again for 520 days. Stop me if you've heard this one. » 6/03/10 5:20pm 6/03/10 5:20pm