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Love Astronomy? Love These Twitter Space Accounts

[ 0 ] July 8, 2021

If you’re at all enthusiastic about astronomy then you’ll already know the excitement caused today by the launch of the last ever US space shuttle mission. Space shuttle Atlantis lifted off from Cape Canaveral on a 12-day mission to the International Space Station and it was a somewhat poignant moment to see it leave. To…

Google Doodle Full First Lunar Eclipse: Where Will You Be?

[ 0 ] June 15, 2021

One of our favorite subjects that we enjoy reporting on, has to be that of the special Google Doodles that frequently get put on Google’s homepage. In the past it has varied from an individuals birthday, anniversary, special event and so on. But today its the turn of something pretty special, yep, for those of…

Contact Made With NASA’s Endeavour Via YouTube Streaming

[ 0 ] April 27, 2022

They say all good things come to an end and this can be said for NASA‘s Endeavour space shuttle, which is due to rocket up into the sky on Friday 29th April for the very last time. With some 24 missions behind it and the latest voyage lasting some 2 weeks, the Endeavour will launch…

Space Shuttle Endeavour’s Final Flight: Tweeters Special Pass

[ 0 ] April 26, 2022

Online social networking site Facebook is still placed at number one with some 600 million active users, but rival Twitter is still proving popular with not just the everyday person but celebrity figures as well. This time around, instead of the site being used as a way of having a good old rant, announcing a…

Human Space Flight: Google Launches Yuri Gagarin 50 Year Doodle

[ 0 ] April 12, 2022

Here at OSM, one of the enjoyable items we like to report on is none other than Google Doodles. In recent weeks we have brought you one on the 200th anniversary of chemist Robert Bunsen and his invention the Bunsen Burner, the history of the Ice Cream Sundae, escape artist and magician Harry Houdini and…

Android OS Smartphone To Be Launched In Space: Results Unclear?

Android OS Smartphone To Be Launched In Space: Results Unclear?

[ 0 ] January 24, 2022

With so many smartphones already on our current market and plenty on the way, all are battling it out for supremacy. Customers now have the job of deciding what manufacturer and carrier to opt for, as well as what a phone can offer them in terms of specifications, build quality and so on. But talk…

NASA: Most social media and Web savvy entity

[ 0 ] November 29, 2021

In a world where social media is growing in popularity, large organisations use the wave of social interaction to connect with a vast audience. In a report recently carried out by George Washington University and New York University, it was shown that space organisation “NASA” was deemed to be at the top of it’s social…

iPhone 4 launched into space - breathtaking video

iPhone 4 launched into space - breathtaking video

[ 0 ] October 18, 2021

We can think of an awful lot of purposes for an iPhone but have to admit that one use we hadn’t thought of was to launch it into space with a camera to take a video. However that’s exactly what one father and son have done, with spectacular results.

Branson Sets Flights Into Space Within 18 Months

Branson Sets Flights Into Space Within 18 Months

[ 0 ] September 27, 2021

Within 18 months, Virgin Multi-Billionaire “Sir Richard Branson” plans to launch Space Travel commercially. If owning a plane, train, records company and mobile phone business isn’t enough, the entrepreneur has now set his sights on transporting paying customers into space.