NASA for Virgin Galactic

Olaf Breuning's boobs, Twitter scatterplots, skin writing and more in this week's look at the web

After bringing the Space Shuttle Program to a close earlier this year, NASA has signed a $4.5 million, three-mission contract with the commercial airline. It’s a partnership that may seem jarring to those who grew up idolizing the space program, as a lucky few tourists and NASA-sponsored research groups take turns aboard the suborbital flights on Virgin.

Pact Socks

Olaf Breuning's boobs, Twitter scatterplots, skin writing and more in this week's look at the web

Made in Turkey in an eco-factory that runs on 100% wind power, the newly launched Pact socks are much like their underwear—sustainably made, super soft and great fitting.

GroundBot

Olaf Breuning's boobs, Twitter scatterplots, skin writing and more in this week's look at the web

A Swedish company is looking toward the future with their new invention the GroundBot. The rolling robot is made of a weather proof polycarbonate, can operate on almost any terrain and is remote controlled so its two cameras offer a wireless 3D view into any scenario.