Vote For The Design Of NASA's Next Spacesuit

NASA's next spacesuit is currently up for public voting—and the weird new designs are unlike anything you've seen from NASA before. Drawing on ideas from bioluminescence, contemporary sportswear, and some speculation on the street fashions of tomorrow, whichever suit gets built will change our image of astronauts… » 3/24/14 1:20pm 3/24/14 1:20pm

These Beautiful Artistic Photos of Space Suit Tests Were a Total…

Space suits are unquestionably cool. But testing them seems like it would be dreary, dreary work. Unless your test—presumably the effects of G-forces and, by the looks of it, doing the robot—turns into an avant garde photo shoot capturing the nightmarish essence of the space suit according to Lovecraft, like happened… » 5/29/12 3:40pm 5/29/12 3:40pm