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6-Year-Old Creates Petition To Save NASA

A 6-year-old Denver boy is on a mission to save NASA.

12/09/2013

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NASA Rocket Dazzles Sky Watchers On Flight To Moon

NASA’s newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast.

09/07/2013

WBZ-TV Chief Meteorologist Eric Fisher

To the Moon, Alice!

With generally quiet weather this evening, why not take a stroll on this chilly evening with a cup of coffee and take in the night sky? NASA is planning on making it worth your while, […]

09/06/2013

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Friday Night Moon Rocket Launch Should Be Visible From New England

Who says you have to go to Cape Canaveral just to see a good rocket launch…Tonight the show will be in your backyard.

09/06/2013

Astronaut Chris Cassidy talks to students in Fall River from the International Space Station. (Photo by Mark Katic)

Fall River Students Chat With Astronaut In Space

It’s not everyday you can talk to an astronaut – especially one still in space.

05/23/2013

Chris Cassidy (Photo credit: SHAMIL ZHUMATOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Local Astronaut Tapped For Emergency Spacewalk Operation

An astronaut with local ties is one of two astronauts making a hastily planned spacewalk Saturday to try to fix an ammonia leak in the power system of the International Space Station.

05/11/2013

NASA Super Guppy at Hanscom Air Force Base

Super Guppy Lands At Hanscom Air Force Base

A huge aircraft known as the “Super Guppy” landed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford Tuesday.

03/26/2013

Snow on Route 9 in Worcester

Winter Solstice

Well it’s here. December 21st. The winter solstice.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/21/2012

Hurricane Sandy off the east coast on October 29, 2012. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Needham Astronaut Sees Hurricane Sandy From Space

The superstorm that ravaged the East Coast was enormous, even when seen from space.

10/30/2012

One of the first images taken by NASA's Curiosity rover and transmitted to Spaceflight Operations Facility for NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover at Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. (Photo by NASA/JPL-Caltech via Getty Images)

MIT Grad Part Of Successful Curiosity Rover Landing On Mars

“Touchdown confirmed,” said engineer and MIT grad Allen Chen. “We’re safe on Mars.”

08/06/2012

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