Virgin Galactic is making space visit possible for anybody who can afford it. You can book a ticket for yourself to travel through space in just $250,000. Richard Branson is a billionaire serial entrepreneur, founded the Virgin Galactic company that plans to make space travel available to the masses. Exciting news?
Mars One called for inhabitants for Mars some time ago. They closed applications for first selection for astronauts. Mars One has mission to colonize Mars. First group of astronauts will go there on 2023 to never return back. Six billion US Dollars mission ready to accept any healthy, smart and mentally stable person from around the world, has completed its first stage of selection. In 5 months 202,586 people from around the world showed interest in participating this program.
The angry birds space holds the honor to be the first ever game announcement and gameplay footage from space that is brought to audience by NASA and Don Pettit from the ISS.
During Expedition 30, on behalf of NASA in cooperation with Rovio Entertainment (creator of the Angry Birds franchise), Pettit made video by using an Angry Birds character to explain how physics and gravity works in space, including demonstrating trajectories in microgravity by catapulting a Red Bird through the space station.