Articles by Charles Poladian
- The Console Living Room Lets Users Play Classic Consoles
December 28 2013 1:42 PM
The Console Living Room lets users play classic games on the Atari 2600, ColecoVision and more, online.
- Experience New Year's Eve Live On Your Phone
December 28 2013 12:39 PM
Jeffrey Strauss discusses the unique challenges of creating the official Times Square Ball app.
- New 'Doctor Who' 'The Time Of The Doctor' Spoilers
December 24 2013 3:07 PM
New "Time of the Doctor" photos reveal an interesting detail about Tasha Lem, an "old friend" of the Time Lord.
- Watch A Yule Log Livestream
December 24 2013 1:43 PM
For those that do not have a fireplace, a Yule Log livestream could add some holiday cheer.
- Will You Have A White Christmas?
December 24 2013 11:54 AM
Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? The Midwest, Rockies and northern New England have the best chance to see snow on the ground on Dec. 25.
- Watch The Apollo 8 Christmas Eve Broadcast From The Moon
December 24 2013 10:28 AM
In 1968, Apollo 8 spent Christmas orbiting the moon and the astronauts produced a special Christmas Eve broadcast.
- Watch The Second ISS Spacewalk To Repair Faulty Pump Module
December 23 2013 3:14 PM
The International Space Station spacewalk to repair a faulty pump module will be live-streamed beginning at 6:15 a.m. EST on Dec. 24.
- NASA Updgrades Curiosity Rover's Software
December 23 2013 12:19 PM
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity took a break from its duties to get a software upgrade.
- NASA Celebrates 45th Anniversary Of Apollo 8 Mission
December 23 2013 9:42 AM
Apollo 8 spent Christmas orbiting the moon, and NASA is celebrating its 45th anniversary with a simulation of the historic Earthrise photo.
- Elves Cold Be Real And Prevent A Highway From Being Built In Iceland
December 22 2013 5:41 PM
Political groups in Iceland are attempting to prevent a highway from being built by claiming the project could destroy sacred Elf habitat.
- Google-Owned SCHAFT Robot Wins The DARPA Robotics Challenge Trials 2013
December 22 2013 2:47 PM
The SCHAFT Robot will advance to the DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals 2014 and will compete for the $2 million grand prize.
- NASA's First Emergency ISS Spacewalk Is A Success
December 22 2013 11:52 AM
NASA's first of three planned emergency spacewalks was a success and the second repair mission is scheduled for Dec. 24.
- Justine Sacco Apologizes Following AIDS-Africa Tweet
December 22 2013 10:52 AM
Justine Sacco apologized following the outrage over her AIDS-Africa tweet that got her fired as IAC's PR chief.
- DARPA Robotics Challenge 2013: Meet The Teams Hoping To Advance To The 2014 Finals And $2M Prize [VIDEOS]
December 16 2013 5:00 PM
The DARPA Robotics Challenge Trials 2013 will feature 17 teams competing to advance to the 2014 Finals and a $2 million grand prize.
- Researchers Discover Evidence Of Free-Flowing Water On Mars
December 16 2013 3:30 PM
Researchers have discovered evidence of flowing water on Mars. These features were seen during the warmer seasons and faded with colder temperatures.
- European Space Agency Readies Gaia, Its New Milky Way Surveyor
December 16 2013 1:36 PM
The European Space Agency's Gaia spacecraft will create a 3D map of the Milky Way by observing a billion stars over five years.
- China Admits It Needs Monitoring Stations Abroad To Begin Deep Space Exploration
December 16 2013 10:33 AM
China's space program scored another success with the Chang'e 3 lunar landing, but its ambitious plans for the future includes a space station and deep space exploration.
- NASA Picks SpaceX To Lease Apollo Missions' Launch Pad
December 14 2013 5:15 PM
SpaceX has been chosen by NASA to negotiate terms for the lease of Launch Pad 39A
- Second Iran Space Monkey Sent To Space And Returned To Earth, Report
December 14 2013 2:56 PM
Iran reports it has sent a second monkey to space, returning to Earth safely on Dec. 14.
- Chinese Probe Makes Soft Landing On Moon
December 14 2013 12:39 PM
Chang'e 3 is the first spacecraft to land on the moon in 37 years.