Tweeting from space?: Wi-Fi makes it to moon

June 1, 2014 7:57 PM

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Tweeting from space?: Wi-Fi makes it to moon

Wi-Fi really is available everywhere -- even, it seems, outside of Earth.

MIT researchers have been working with NASA since last fall to establish a Wi-Fi signal on the moon, according to The Optical Society (OSA). Thanks to four telescopes in White Sands, Mexico, transmitting a signal to a satellite orbiting the moon, you may one day be able to tweet about your space jou...

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