Tag: Apollo

NASA Admin Estimates New Moon Landing Mission Will Cost Up To $30 Billion

The Artemis program will place two American astronauts on the surface of the moon in 2024. It will cost up to $30 billion, which exceeds NASA's current annual budget.

Space June 14, 2019

Deca-Core Vernee Apollo Lite Smartphone Powerhouse Boasts Sleek Metal Design, USB Type-C At Just $230

Another Chinese smatrphone has hit the scene, packing impressive specs on a budget. The new Vernee Apollo Lite rocks a deca-core Helio X20 processor, 4 GB of RAM, USB Type-C and other impressive specs at just $230. Here's the deal.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 8, 2016

Deca-Core Vernee Apollo Smartphone Beast Rocks 6 GB Of RAM, QHD Force Touch Display, 21 MP Camera And More

Another Chinese phone maker is coming out with another ultra powerful smartphone. Vernee has just launched its flagship Apollo smartphone equipped with Mediatek's Helio X20 processor, 6 GB of RAM and other high-end specs.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 18, 2016

Declassified Tapes Reveal Apollo 10 Astronauts Heard Odd Music On Far Side Of The Moon

Declassified tapes from Apollo 10 mission revealed that astronauts heard strange music while traveling on the far side of the moon. The tapes have been stored in NASA's archives and were not revealed until 2008.

Space February 22, 2016

Russian Official Wants To Investigate Authenticity Of US Moon Landings

Did it really happen? Vladimir Markin wants proof that the U.S. did land on the moon, calling into question the disappearance of original footage and the location of the moon rock.

Space June 18, 2015

NASA's Iconic Apollo Mission Badges Get Animated

In learning new animation techniques, artist Neil Smith recently took NASA's iconic Apollo mission patches and added motion, animating every Apollo mission patch for an impressive and inspiring new video.

Geek April 6, 2015

Now you can listen to the soundtrack of space on NASA's Soundcloud

NASA released a collection of audio clips that features the sounds of humans traveling into space. Acting as sound bites of history, the soundtrack of space is broken up into categories that include: 'Rocket Engine,' 'Space Shuttle Mission,' 'Apollo,' and 'Solar System and Beyond.'

Geek October 23, 2014

Now you can fly your pet's ashes to the moon

Want to properly memorialize a deceased pet but don't know how? This Texas-based company will put Fluffy's ashes into a capsule and blast it off into space or to the moon.

Internet Culture July 31, 2014

Vintage photos of Apollo astronauts training in Hawaii for moon mission released

Photos of Apollo astronauts, training in Hawaii more than four decades ago, have been rediscovered and released to the public. The lava flows stood in for the moon's surface as astronauts practiced in rocky landscapes to learn how to collect samples and operate the lunar vehicles.

Space June 3, 2014

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