Apple has officially launched the new generation iPad on 7/3, American astronauts on the ISS are currently waiting for a convenient handset to life outside the Earth becomes less than boring.
I’ve never owned an iPad, and is currently do not have a space station in this. One aspect that I think this device is quite handy on a space station because everything will become easier. With only a small tablet that you can carry to make the operation procedures and scientific experiments instead carry a bulky laptop .
Burbank said, ” Right now we have iPod and listen to music really interesting . “
The astronauts also have iPhone 4 has been posted on the station for the purpose of service of the experiment. Burbank said this information in an educational seminar in San Jose Technology Museum, where exhibits on NASA’s Space Station.
Right now the international space station is home to six astronauts: three Russian astronauts, two American and one Dutch. Burbank and American teammate Don Pettit on behalf of both groups answered questions from the students at the museum.