ISS Astronauts Begin Testing BEAM — The World’s First Inflatable Space Habitat

By Sarah Benton Feitlinger On May 26, NASA astronaut Jeff Williams spent seven hours inflating the first expandable room at the International Space Station. Called Bigelow Expandable Activity Module or BEAM, the balloon-like structure that measures 10-feet by 13-feet, (about the … Continue reading

Video Of The Week – Watch A (Robotic) Surgeon Stitch Back A Grape Skin

Human-controlled robot “surgeons” have been assisting doctors in operating rooms since 2000. However, the Single Site “wristed needle driver” that was created by Intuitive Surgical takes robotic precision to a whole new level. That’s because its flexible “wrist” allows the … Continue reading