Posts tagged ‘nasa’

July 16, 2019

Did you know ?

by duncanr

NASA invited Defence Constractors to bid for the contract to design and build the spacesuits worn by the astronauts on the Apollo mission to the moon

however, in the end, the contract was awarded to Playtex – better known at the time for its range of bras and girdles

read how the makers of womem’s undergarments became the supplier of spacesuits for NASA astronauts – here

March 3, 2018

NASA Smiling Face to Deep Space

by duncanr

January 2, 2017

Earth Viewed from Space – N.A.S.A. Live Feed

by duncanr

‘The International Space Station – ISS – circles the earth at 240 miles above the planet. The station is crewed by NASA astronauts as well as Russian Cosmonauts and a mixture of Japanese, Canadian and European astronauts’.

this is their view out the window . . .

November 27, 2016

Houston: We have a Problem

by duncanr

Nasa is offering £24,000 to anyone who can suggest a better way to allow astronauts to piss and poo in a spacesuit – full story here ( )

you have until 30 Dec to submit your idea to NASA – explanatory video and idea submission form here – – so what are you waiting for? 😆

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September 28, 2015

Wait for it . . .

by duncanr

Damn - the buggers 'll be all over the place now they've found our water

Damn – the buggers ‘ll be all over the place now they’ve found our water

NASA has something to tell us – click here

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July 23, 2015

NASA Finds Earth’s Cousin

by duncanr

_84449889_84449888NASA has announced the existence of an ‘earth-like’ planet a mere 1400 light years away –

while a lot of folk are naturally excited about this news and the implications – [fuck climate change, we’ve got a spare planet now] – others may not be as enthusiastic about the prospect of humans moving to another planet – click here

April 25, 2013

Giant Penis found on Mars

by duncanr

NASA’s website crashed yesterday – brought down by the number of folk wanting to view this photograph


Remind you of anything? 😆

P.S. NASA says it is a pure accident that the tracks made on Mars by their $800 million Exploration Rovers look like a giant prick. I’m not so sure !

Source –

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February 15, 2013

Odds of your House being hit by an Asteroid ?

by duncanr

asteroid calculatorA dirty big asteroid is due to pass close to Earth tonight.

Nasa tells us not to worry but bearing in mind breaking news of around 500 people in Russia reportedly injured by a meteorite hitting the URal region this morning – see pics and vids of damage here

you might want to think twice before accepting NASA’s soothing words about this friggin asteroid

Of course the Earth is a big place and the chance of anyone actually being struck by the asteroid are astronomically small

Or are they?

Clink following link to see what are the odds of your house being hit !

October 29, 2012

Hurricane Sandy (Frankenstorm) Update

by duncanr

NASA satellite images (and live video) tracking progress of Hurricane Sandy as it nears Eastern seaboard of the USA can be viewed here –

NASA image Hurricane Sandy progress

P.S. Thousands of USA residents in the projected path of hurricane Sandy are being advised by authorities to evacuate the area. Madhatters suggest any who are unable to evacuate take suitable preparations to sit out the storm –

August 15, 2012

Crane Lower that Rover : We’re Nasa and We Know It

by duncanr