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Orion and Beyond: 5 NASA Projects to Keep on Your Radar

Orion and Beyond: 5 NASA Projects to Keep on Your Radar

By Ryan BrittDecember 17, 2014

On December 5th, NASA successfully launched the first spacecraft in the Orion initiative. Though this was an unmanned-test flight, it represents a significant...More  →

Everyone Needs to Admit that <em>Interstellar</em> is Maybe the Best Sci-Fi Movie of the 21st Century

Everyone Needs to Admit that Interstellar is Maybe the Best Sci-Fi Movie of the 21st Century

By Ryan BrittNovember 7, 2014

If you ask most film snobs what the best science fiction movie is, they’ll have all gotten the same memo; 2001: A...More  →

Crazy Futuristic Space Missions That Will Happen In Our Lifetimes

Crazy Futuristic Space Missions That Will Happen In Our Lifetimes

By Becky FerreiraOctober 7, 2014

In November, the geniuses behind the Rosetta space mission will land a probe on a comet for the very first time. No...More  →

11 Things You Didn't Know About the First Moon Landing

11 Things You Didn't Know About the First Moon Landing

By Becky FerreiraJuly 21, 2014

This Sunday, July 20th marks the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing—the day humanity finally managed to hop over to...More  →

Happy Anniversary Curiosity!

Happy Anniversary Curiosity!

By Andrew TavinJuly 1, 2014

Woooohoooo! Somebody pick up some RED velvet cake, get some RED party hats, and shout for joy until your RED in the...More  →

The Most Exciting Upcoming Spaceflight Missions

The Most Exciting Upcoming Spaceflight Missions

By Becky FerreiraJune 11, 2014

Last week, NASA announced that the Rosetta spacecraft, launched in 2004, is finally in the homestretch of its ambitious mission. The plucky...More  →

Humans Meet Lobster-like Aliens in A Darkling Sea

Humans Meet Lobster-like Aliens in A Darkling Sea

By Matt HecklerMay 28, 2014

It’s impossible not to think of classic sci-fi like Star Trek when reading A Darkling Sea, the first novel by James L....More  →

Check Out These Kid Geniuses!

Check Out These Kid Geniuses!

By Andrew TavinMarch 24, 2014

Pop culture has a history of having fun with the idea of kid geniuses, whether it was Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius the...More  →

The MindHut Guide to Visiting Exoplanets

The MindHut Guide to Visiting Exoplanets

By Becky FerreiraJanuary 30, 2014

The private spaceflight industry has really been kicking into high gear recently, so it may not be long before you can buy...More  →

Top 10 Places NOT To Teach an Alien to Drive

Top 10 Place NOT To Teach an Alien to Drive

By Clark AycockDecember 31, 2013

Congratulations! You are one of the 15 lucky readers of Mindhut assigned to our alien education project. An extra-terrestrial being, whom for...More  →