Video: International Space Station Astronaut Builds Lego ISS Inside The ISS
Feb 28, 2012 13:16
International Space Station astronaut Satoshi Furukawa built a Lego model of the International Space Station, inside the International Space Station. That's a lot of free time for an astronaut up there!
It took Furukawa two hours to build the station in zero gravity. He built it using a glovebox containment enclosure making sure that no pieces could escape or get lost in the ISS.
Wired has published a very nice feature on Kip Thorne and the science behind Chris Nolan's Interstellar. Kip Thorne is one of the world's most celebrated theoretical physicists. He and Nolan worked together to ensure depictions of scientific happenings in the film are as accurate as possible. Read more