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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION & BEAUTY

    Beauty buzz: beauty gadgets

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... firmer, brighter-looking skin. Talika’s Light Duo+ (HK$3,350) is a triple-action light therapy said to be inspired by Nasa’s finding that visible light rejuvenates cell metabolism. Daily ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Life on Mars

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am

    ... came back: American space agency Nasa’s latest mission had just revealed a blood-red world scattered with boulders, dunes sculpted by ferocious winds and hills beckoning on the horizon. “The images of Sojourner on TV inspired me,” he recalls. “I thought: ‘I want to go there.’” There was one big problem, though: Nasa had calculated the cost of a human mission to Mars at US$500 ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: space jam

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kenny Hodgart

    ... to Nasa's Voyager Golden Records"- phonograph records containing music and sounds intended to inform extraterrestrials about life on Earth that were sent aboard the interstellar Voyager I and II spacecraft when they were launched in 1977. "It's a mixture of knowledge and speculation, conjecture and fantasy. Like Nasa's original [it] is intended as a statement ...

  4. Magazines - Money - TRAVEL

    Out of this world

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Denise Tsang

    ... the ship on its return to earth for a total flight time of 60 minutes. SXC hired former Nasa astronaut Richard Searfoss as the chief pilot of Lynx. He judged a prestigious airspace competition, ...

  5. Magazines - Style - SPEND IT

    Dream jet gives ultimate high for US$177 million

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 11:17pm by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen Enjoy a life of opulence in a home that is 9,000 metres above ground Plane luxury AS TOLD TO VIVIAN CHEN ILLUSTRATION AIRJET DESIGNS & ANZON WONG   WHAT: Ultimate Luxury Private Jet Customisation WHO: Jean-Pierre Alfano Founder and creative director of AirJet Designs Trained in product design and engineering,Alfano chose to work with Nasa aftercompleting his ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Mark Polansky

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Kylie Knott

    ... I joined the Nasa astronaut programme as an aerospace engineer and research pilot, having logged more than 5,000 flight hours in 30 aircraft. I flew on three Space Shuttle missions and also served at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre, in Russia. I retired from Nasa in 2012. THE NEW BLACK Seeing Earth from space is truly amazing- the beauty and grandeur of it all. The colours are phenomenal ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... performances to those of iconic silent movie star Buster Keaton. In recognition of the dog’s intellect, a Mars explorer robot was named Gromit by Nasa boffins …   It seems it’s not all white shirts and physics-teacher fashion at Nasa’s mission control. The geeks at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California are now a little more groovy. Bobak Ferdowski, the flight director of the Mars rover ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    McAfee, fie, fo, fum: IT giant talks on guns, girls and extreme danger

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm

    ... in Virginia, he was hired by US space agency Nasa to work in New York as a programmer. Two years later, he left for Silicon Valley, and set up a dating service in Santa Clara that used a database ... drugs and became teetotal. His heavy substance abuse dated back to his Nasa days. McAfee was 48 years old. He had been married twice: first to a student he met in college and then to a United ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Future is now: Matt Damon on Elysium

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by THEA KLAPWALD

    ... was a 1975 Stanford University Nasa collaboration for a proposed space habitat) that was commissioned originally for National Geographic magazine. Happily, Blomkamp was able to call on his design ...

  10. Magazines - Style - WISH-LIST INSPIRATION

    Wants & needs

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... with options of gold or chrome-plated trim. Some designs have even been inspired by Nasa and the notion of space travel. Atelier Ruby has collaborated with design aficionados Karl Lagerfeld, Martin ...




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