Nasa is building an interplanetary internet out of lasers - TechRadar

On Earth, most data is carried between continents on huge high-capacity fibre-optic cables that keep signals stable over long distances. But as we strive to become an interplanetary species in the coming decades, we're going to need interplanetary ...

NASA working on high-speed space 'internet' - Deccan Chronicle

The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) will help NASA understand the best ways to operate laser communications systems. They could enable much higher data rates for connections between spacecraft and Earth. NASA is working on a ...

Astronauts Will Enjoy 1Gbps Internet On The ISS By 2021 Thanks To NASA's Laser Beam - Indiatimes.com

Everything to do with space seems fast, big or grand. The International Space Station is 400 km high, travels at 27,600 kmph, but for some reason its Internet connection is... “worse than dialup”?! .@PrestynChapman @NASA We have a slow internet ...

NASA Creates High-Speed Internet For Better Communication In Space & Between Astronauts - Science Times

NASA Antenna Dishes Installed And Upgraded In Canberra (Photo : Martin Ollman/Getty Images) TIDBINBILLA, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 19: General view of the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex on August 19, 2015 in Tidbinbilla, Australia.

NASA to fire 1Gbps laser 'Wi-Fi' ... into spaaaaace - The Register

NASA hopes to use lasers to shoot data to and from the International Space Station and Earth at gigabit-per-second rates by 2021. The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) has the potential to become “the high-speed internet of the sky,” the ...

NASA is using lasers for faster internet and communication in space - Gadgets Post

NASA is currently working on a demonstration that aims to provide high-speed internet never before experienced until now. This will be the first time that space will get to have its very own internet interface and the entire project has been named The ...