Tagged: space

The first untethered free flight in space, 1984

In this mind-blowing photograph, taken 12 February 1984, Mission Specialist Bruce McCandless II, is seen further away from the confines and safety of his ship than any previous astronaut had ever been. This ‘space first’ was made possible by the Manned Maneuvering Unit or MMU, a nitrogen jet propelled backpack.

Toilet Restaurant in China (38 pictures)

Bowls in the form of urinals and food that looks like feces. Many toilet-themed restaurants that are springing up across China in a craze for food that – hopefully- doesn’t taste as it looks. Welcome to the toilet restaurant in China.

25 Strangest Things Found In Outer Space

The universe is a big place that we don’t very much about it. At least relatively speaking. What we do know, however, is that it can get pretty weird. Don’t take our word for it though, here are the 25 strangest things found in outer space.

Is The Universe Flat or Curved?

The universe in incredibly vast so how can we measure its sheet? By looking at the leftovers from the Big Bang scientists have figured out its curved like a saddle.