UK Scientists Are Launching a Satellite Powered By... a Google Nexus One?

A team of scientists from the University of Surrey, UK, are excitedly putting the finishing touches to their latest satellite, called STRaND-1. Due to launch on February 25th, the hi-tech beast is powered by... a Google Nexus One? Read More >>

Instagram Some Photos In Space Thanks to NASA's PhoneSat Satellite

It seems like everyone's doing something space-age these days, but if you don't fancy jetting off with Virgin Galactic, feel free to launch your own Android-powered satellite with NASA and feel just a little bit like Tony Stark. Read More >>

NASA's Tiny Cubic Satellites Will Have Android Phones for Brains

On the surface of Earth, smartphones play a big part in our every day life. As it turns out, there's a lot they can do in orbit as well. That's why NASA has been developing tiny satellites that have Android phones for brains. Read More >>

Brits to Blast Phone Screaming into Space

In typically random British fashion we're sending a phone into space. No, it's not an iPhone, or a Galaxy S2 -- that would have been appropriate -- no the lucky little guy will be the Google Nexus One. Read More >>


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