Satellite

space war

'Very Abnormal' Russian Satellite Escalates Fears of Orbital Arms Race

Russia and China have been ramping up their military presence in space in order to keep up with American capabilities.
Becky Ferreira
8.20.18
Art

A New Book of Satellite Photos Captures Earth's Fragile Beauty from Space

'Overview,' from the wildly popular Daily Overview Instagram feed, invites us to contemplate Earth from above.
Kara Weisenstein
10.10.16
Space

The Only 12-Second Eclipse Video You Need

An ESA satellite captured a brief but beautiful vision of this morning's solar eclipse from space.
Beckett Mufson
3.20.15
Design

Hang Japan's Most Advanced Satellites from Your Earlobes

Satellite-U is a jewelry line that has turned the Hayabusa2 asteroid explorer and ALOS-2 satellite into earrings and necklaces.
Sami Emory
12.11.14
Film

Watch a Gorgeous Spacelapse Worthy of the Final Frontier

This breathtaking spacelapse by filmmaker Guillaume Juin shows the majesty of our little blue dot from the perspective of the final frontier.
Beckett Mufson
11.6.14
nature

Butterflies Form Massive Butterfly-Shaped Cloud Over St. Louis

A butterfly-shaped cloud—made of butterflies—was captured in colorful satellite images by St. Louis meteorologists.
Beckett Mufson
9.23.14
Art

Digital Waterfall Projected On A Satellite Gives The Illusion Of Weightlessness

teamLab created a simulation of a waterfall cascading on a satellite in zero gravity in ridiculous detail.
Beckett Mufson
6.19.14
Art

Satellite Photography Site Offers A Daily View Of Life From Above

We spoke to the curator behind the most artful satellite photography you'll see all week.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.29.14
Fashion

Slow Factory Makes Cosmic Scarves From Space Satellite Photos

These open-sourced scarves are out of this world—literally!
Emerson Rosenthal
4.25.14
Art

NASA Satellite Strips Together New Image Of America

Landsat 8 was launched exactly a year ago. You can even wish it a happy birthday on Facebook
Zach Sokol
2.11.14