Video: NASA tests World Cup ball Adidas created the official ball of the 2014 Fifa World Cup featuring an innovative six-panel design. NASA takes a look. June 25 2014 at 02:10pm Related Stories Comment Guidelines Please read our comment guidelines. Login and register, if you haven’ t already. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As) Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.