Topic: NASA

NASA Is Using Virtual Reality at SXSW to Remind People That Its Space Programs Still Exist

Closing of the shuttle program confused folks

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been at South by Southwest Interactive—which ends today—since last weekend, hoping to inform people that, well, the agency has not shut down. Americans…

With 30 Years to Prepare, Here's How Brands Celebrated Back to the Future Day

The future wasn't easy to predict, but most of these tweets were

Prepare for the imminent arrival of tweets 30 years in the making. Today is Oct. 21, 2015, otherwise known as Back to the Future Day, the day Marty McFly and Doc…

To Compete in the Talent Wars, Brands 'Promote From Within'

And gear campaigns toward their own employees

Five years ago, BASF discovered it had an image problem—among its own people. Following a survey of 17,000 North American employees, the chemical manufacturer learned that many held surprisingly negative perceptions…

Starbucks' Stop-Motion Clip on Instagram Strikes a Creative Chord

Coffee brand wins again with social

In terms of creativity, this week's Adweek/Shareablee weekly branded Instagram video chart has a strong showing. Leading the way is Starbucks, which regrammed a stop-motion clip made by artist Rachel Ryle…

Get Ready for Glenn Beck Rants and Hot Tracks in Your Twitter Feed

Messaging site adds sound

Twitter has sound. Now you’ll be hearing popular music DJ David Guetta tracks in your feed and Glenn Beck rants, because the messaging platform enabled audio clips. The microblogging powerhouse announced…

Is Instagram Becoming a TV Substitute Like YouTube?

Its young users love social clips cut from the tube

For the past several weeks, Ellen's top-performing Instagram video has regularly blown other TV marketers out of the water when it comes to likes and shares. And in this edition of…

Instagram Users Like NASA’s Worldly View

Time lapse video shows the Earth turning from space

NASA's Earth-to-audience message on its Instagram page is leading governmental agency efforts to reach online viewers this week. The aeronautics and aerospace research group's time lapse video of our planet was…

U.S. Soccer Team Scores on Instagram

World Cup fever comes to social video

If your sports business friends don't know that the typical athletics-focused consumer seems to love Instagram video, do them a favor and tell them. United States Soccer is the latest…

Instagram Data Shows NASA's Fútbol Fun Hit the Back of the Net

From 230 miles up: Go-o-o-o-al!!!

Since the moon landing 45 years ago, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has a fairly stellar track record for creating buzz from outer space through broadcast channels. Since its…

How Does Kiehl's Launch a New Product? By Sending It to Space, Of Course

New campaign looks for social liftoff

Kiehl’s new face moisturizer is more like space moisturizer. The high-end cosmetics brand launched a rudimentary spacecraft with its product on board so it could promote a new line of…