NASA is using a mixed reality space station to train astronauts – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch NASA has always embraced emerging technology for visualization, even if that tech was seemingly developed for frivolous entertainment. We recently covered its holographic Mars exhibit, and the many 3D resources that NASA makes available to developers and […]

Japanese authorities decry ongoing robot failures at Fukushima – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, […]

Causes of the global water crisis and 12 companies trying to solve it – TechCrunch

Shared from TechCrunch It’s World Water Day. Time to wake up and take shorter showers. That is, if we’re fortunate enough to have them. Water scarcity and pollution are persistent global problems. According to End Water Poverty, […]