All posts by Darren Beyer

Tek22 International Spotlight: India

One of the things that’s interesting about writing and maintaining a blog like Tek22 is that you get to see where else in the world people find your content interesting. Periodically I will highlight one […]

Mars Space Station in the Works

A manned mission to Mars was once the stuff of science fiction, now it is the equivalent of this generation’s Apollo Program. It will take a Herculean effort to send astronauts on a journey of hundreds of […]

DARPA’s New Space Shuttle Getting Closer to Reality

The Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, or DARPA, is known for conceiving and testing some pretty advanced (read: cool) stuff. One of the projects getting closer to fruition that is drawing considerable attention, both technological as […]

Darren Beyer Interviewed on Paradelphia Radio

Paradelphia is a very cool radio show about everything from alien abductions to paranormal activity to space and science fiction. I had the opportunity to be on the show this week and answer questions about […]

SpaceX to Mars in 2018!

Yesterday, SpaceX announced plans to send an unmanned capsule to Mars – in 2018! Company CEO Elon Musk has long had a vision of establishing a permanent manned presence on the Red Planet and this planned […]

A Little Planetary Neighbor, a New Little Moon

In the outer reaches of our solar system, the bright little dwarf planet Makemake lurks in the darkness of the Kuiper Belt. On April 26th, the Hubble Space Telescope detected a small, or at least […]

Praise for Casimir Bridge: Reviews and Interviews

Get Casimir Bridge on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Interviews: Growth in Women Sci-Fi Readership – CFAX, Victoria, BC Popular Science Radio The Book Guys Podcast Paradelphia Radio Show Dole Writes – Author Interview   Reviews – Reviews on […]

Hubble Snaps a Pic of Bubble Nebula

NASA’s astronomy pic of the day is a pretty darned cool one. It’s of a nebula designated NGC 7635 – also called the Bubble Nebula. A lot of nebulas show up as chaotic blobs. This one has a […]

Smart Science Fiction

The following article was written by Darren Beyer and initially published on Hypable. Darren has recently published his first science fiction novel, Casimir Bridge, which is garnering attention from the book world. Smart science fiction […]

Aurora Borealis: HD Style

NASA recently uploaded this ~5 minute time lapse video of the Aurora Borealis (and some Aurora Austalis thrown in for good measure) taken from the International Space Station (ISS) in ultra-HD (4k). This is a […]