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The recently discovered Kepler-452b is considered a close cousin to Earth. (Image Credit: NASA)

NASA Scientists Identify Kepler-452b, ‘Close Cousin’ To Earth

One NASA researcher called the planet the “closest thing that we have to another place that somebody else might call home.”

07/24/2015

Dr. Richard Binzel reacts to the first image of Pluto. (Image Credit: NASA)

MIT Astronomer Was ‘Gasping For Air’ After Seeing Historic Pluto Flyby

At 5:45 a.m. Tuesday thousands of scientists on NASA’s New Horizons team got the clearest glimpse of one-time planet Pluto up close, including an MIT professor who helped make the research possible.

07/14/2015

The International Space Station (Photo credit NASA via Getty Images)

International Space Station R&D Conference To Meet In Boston

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference will hold its fourth annual meeting in Boston this week.

07/05/2015

Two Worcester teachers are taking on a NASA mission. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Two Worcester Teachers Take On NASA Mission

This summer, two Worcester teachers will reach new heights.

06/08/2015

NASA (Photo by Jim Watson/Getty Images)

NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025

During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.

04/15/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

Jupiter and its moons (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.

03/13/2015

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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

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Boston Children’s Museum ‘My Sky’ Exhibit Aimed At Young Astronomers

A brand new exhibit opening Saturday at the Boston Children’s Museum is unlocking the mysteries of the sky for budding astronomers.

07/24/2014

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