Attached to the back of a Boeing 747 used again, this is the way Space Shuttle Discovery NASA will conduct his last flight. Today, the aircraft has been prepared and mounted on the aircraft, it is technically called a transfer conveyor (SCA). Land at Dulles airport in a duet before taking the overland route to the Udvar-Hazy Smithsonian Air and Space Center. Before his departure from the Kennedy Space Center in the hours ahead, you can see the gallery below for more pictures from NASA’s high resolution.
That is a different flight of space shuttle Discovery on Tuesday, while going… Read more
The company on Wednesday unveiled a long-rumored concept called Project Glass, which takes all the functionality of a smartphone and places it into a wearable device that resembles eyeglasses. The see-through lens could display everything from text messages to maps to reminders. They may be capable of showing video chats, providing turn-by-turn directions, taking photos and recording notes.
After a few months of speculation, Google revealed some information about the project that will make Google Goggles and other mobile apps more useful. Instead of using a smartphone to find information about an object, translate a text, get directions, compare prices,… Read more
Flying cars aren’t just science fiction anymore. Woburn, Mass.-based Terrafugia Inc. said Monday that its prototype flying car has completed its first flight, bringing the company closer to its goal of selling the flying car within the next year. The vehicle, dubbed the Transition, has two seats, four wheels and wings that fold up so it can be driven like a car. Last month, it flew at 1,400 feet for eight minutes. Commercial jets fly at 35,000 feet.
A Dutch company is close to achieving the dream of every motorist ever stuck in a traffic jam: the ability to lift… Read more