Google to set up Nasa base

Google is planning to open a one million square foot office complex at Nasa’s Ames Research Centre, located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley.Nasa and Google have agreed to work together on a variety of projects, including large-scale data management, massively distributed computing, bio-info-nano convergence, and the “encouragement of the entrepreneurial space industry”.
The pair have also announced plans to collaborate on a number of technology-focused research and development projects.
Google chief executive Eric Schmidt said: “Imagine having a wide selection of images from the Apollo space mission at your fingertips whenever you want it.
“That’s just one example of how this collaboration could help broaden technology’s role in making the world a better place.” For details visit here.