How a Russian Musician creates some of NASA’s coolest images

On Friday, NASA released an image of Jupiter taken by the Juno Spacecraft on December 11th. Interestingly, the stunning picture was processed by Russian musician Roman Tkachenko, who took the raw data taken by Juno’s cameras to produce the final result. The Juno spacecraft has been orbiting Jupiter since July, where it’s been studying the(…)


President Obama creates two controversial national monuments in Utah and Nevada

President Barack Obama created the Bears Ears National Monument today, protecting 1.35 million acres of land in southwest Utah. The region is rich in culturally significant sites for Native tribes that have lived there for generations. Today’s proclamation also created the Bears Ears Commission to ensure that Tribal Nations have a say in how the(…)


This flying 1,000 watt spotlight drone creates eerie, beautiful footage

God bless YouTubers and their insatiable desire for messing around with electronics and drone. The latest fruits of their collective labour comes from YouTube channel rctestflight, which managed to strap a 1,000 watt LED light bar to the underside of a Freefly Alta octocopter. The resulting device is basically a flying spotlight, capable of flooding any area with(…)