How bad do you want to take a vacation up in a space hotel for majestic views of planet Earth? You better be uber rich or you're going to stay grounded by the time Orbital Technologies puts the finishing touches on its space hotel in 2016.
Pravda, the well-known and questionably legitimate Russian news source, has just published an article citing a book by an American historian who doesn't seem to exist about a top-secret and highly experimental program that turned 300 Soviet volunteers into super soldiers during WWII. It's probably all made up. Probably.
Having a tough time deciding between a slick sports coupe or something more macho like a Hummer? Why not combine both, with this ultra tough looking low slung coupe from those taste challenged folks at Russia's Dartz Prombon.
Zero to 60? Try zero to 600. If you think a ride up into orbit would be intense, aborting one would be even more so. That's because NASA is making sure that its Orion crew module, which would blast off...