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  • 'High-energy neutrinos' give scientists new understanding of universe

    A breakthrough in the study of ghostly particles called high-energy neutrinos that traverse space, zipping unimpeded through people, planets and whole galaxies, is giving scientists an audacious new way to expand our understanding of the cosmos.

    Written by Reuters13 July 18 11:16
  • Space outfit wants humans to colonise the moon

    ​Feel like the world is going to the dogs? Want to get away from it all? Here's a solution: become a citizen of the nation of Asgardia and hope it makes good on its promise to colonise the moon.

    Written by Reuters27 June 18 09:59
  • IoT firm Fleet reveals launch plan for first two nanosats

    ​Adelaide’s Internet of Things (IoT) ​startup​ Fleet Space Technologies has announced the launch plans for its first two low-earth orbit nano satellites, the first in a planned constellation of 100.

    Written by George Nott19 June 18 10:28
  • Why your trendy office is bad for business

    ​Across the nation, cubicles have been dismantled and office doors discarded to make space for Fussball tables, treadmill desks and foam-padded ‘pods’. But are hip, open-plan office spaces good for productivity? A growing body of research suggests not.

    Written by George Nott13 Sept. 17 16:02
Features about space
  • NASA Turns to Open Source Middleware for Human-to-Robot Communications

    Data management is inherently tricky, but when it involves robots in space-communicating via a low-bandwidth intermittent link#8212;it's trickier. NASA is leveraging Data Distribution Service for Real-Time Systems to help it solve that problem as part of its Human Exploration Telerobotics project.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud31 July 13 13:14
  • Calling all intelligent life forms...

    As a CIO you may at times have felt like an extra terrestrial life form come to Earth to convey the benefits of advanced technology to a group of inferior life forms (management).

    Written by Tim Lohman13 Aug. 09 11:37
  • Five great Australian moments in space

    In the week of the 40th Anniversary of the lunar landing CIO brings you five great Australian achievements in space, courtesy of Dr Miriam Baltuck, director of the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC).

    Written by Tim Lohman24 July 09 12:12