STS-133 Launches Tomorrow

For all you NASA fans out there, tomorrow very early in the morning (God, weather, and mission control providing), STS-133 will be launching on an eleven day mission to the ISS to attach a new module to the ISS, perform minor maintenance, and bring supplies to the Station. They’re also bringing a robot called Robonaut-2 … Continue reading

Space Saturday: Holy Crap, Another Mars Rover!

Guys, how is this kind of stuff not front page news on every website ever? Did everyone else know about it, and just not me? Somebody’s got to call me next time. There’s going to be another Mars Rover, (or “Mars Space Laboratory”) this one called “Curiosity.”  It was named (and this is adorable) by … Continue reading

Space Saturday

In keeping with our general theme, this week, of actually trying to use the actual blog for actual blogging (actually), we’re going to, every Saturday, post an article that’s space related. Because space is awesome and we need to talk about it more. Post anything you’d like us to talk about in particular in the … Continue reading

The Future of Space Travel

As I’m writing this, I’m waiting to listen to the speech President Obama is going to make today. It’s probably one that people who pay attention to politics won’t pay any heed to, but as someone who believes space travel is something that is fundamentally necessary, I’m seriously panicking over here. (By the way, you … Continue reading

  • The contents of this website are copyright 2011 by Basement Stories, and the respective authors of the works published by Basement Stories.