Space shuttle archive

  • APP OF THE DAY: F-SIM Space Shuttle review (iPhone/iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: F-SIM Space Shuttle review (iPhone/iPad)

    By 26 July 2011

    The Atlantis orbiter recently completed its final mission, bringing the space shuttle programme to a close after 30 years. On board the shuttle were two space-certified iPhone 4s, running the experimental SpaceLab app. Also available to us Earth-based...

  • Space shuttle: the ultimate gadget - 30 years of service
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    Space shuttle: the ultimate gadget - 30 years of service

    By 8 July 2011

    Despite lifting off 135 times, making an appearance in a Bond film, and even its immortalisation in Lego, the famous space shuttle is taking early retirement. On 8 July 2011, the Atlantis orbiter will embark on the very last space shuttle mission bringing...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #46
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #46

    By 8 July 2011

    This week on the Podcast we try and go a little bit high-brow - kicking off with a chat about the very last launch in the 30-year Space Shuttle programme. But don't worry - it only takes us five minutes or so to revert to type and start talking shit......literally....