December 1st, 2010 | brainjuice
- US X-37B space plane prepares to come back to Earth
"The space plane has been circling the Earth for the past nine months and will land some time this week at the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Officially known as the Orbital Test Vehicle, it has been flying as a technology testbed for the next generation of space vehicles."
- Asus Eee reader: The world’s first 9-inch touch-screen ebook reader
"With a 9-inch screen that offers 2.25 times the reading area compared to 6-inch ebook readers, this sleek device is ideal for reading material ranging from novels to comic books ? and everything else in between."
- Cassini finds warm cracks on Enceladus
"New images and data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft give scientists a unique Saturn-lit view of active fissures through the south polar region of Saturn's moon Enceladus. They reveal a more complicated web of warm fractures than previously thought."