December 2014


Photo courtesy of WestJet via YouTube.
Dec 12 2014

The Making of a Miracle

The kids of Nuevo Renacer woke up to a big surprise recently. Santa’s sleigh was in the Dominican Republic. It was parked right on their street! When they climbed aboard, they got an even bigger surprise. Santa Claus spoke to them from a TV screen on the sleigh. And he...


The Zero-Gravity 3D Printer. (Photo courtesy of Made in Space, Inc.)
Dec 05 2014

Spare Parts in Space

On November 26, NASA tested the first 3D printer in space aboard the International Space Station (ISS). It was one small step for 3D printing. But it was a giant leap forward for space travel. Why the excitement? Right now, space missions blast off with everything they…