I Took This Amazing Tour Inside the Space Shuttle. So Should You.

During a trip to Seattle last week, I spent a Sunday afternoon checking out the inside of a space shuttle cockpit. This was one of the coolest things I've done in a while. » 5/24/13 1:00pm 5/24/13 1:00pm

Monster Runaway Star Rampages Through Universe

30 Dor 016 is a star 90 times the size of our sun, ejected from its home, moving through space at a speed of 250,000 miles per hour. Anyone lose the plot to an epic science fiction video game? » 5/12/10 2:30pm 5/12/10 2:30pm

Are Video Games Doing Outer Space Justice?

This is no video game. This is an image of a gigantic baby star inside a galactic bubble 4,300 light-years from Earth, captured by Europe's Herschel space telescope. Has video game space ever been so beautiful? » 5/07/10 2:30pm 5/07/10 2:30pm

Video Games in Space Nixed Over Fears of Space Station Hacking

Richard Garriott, the first video game designer to ride a rocket to outer space, wanted to play a massively multiplayer video game from the International Space Station. And he wanted to bring his iPod. Neither happened. » 2/23/10 10:40am 2/23/10 10:40am