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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

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

376999 01: Cape Canaveral, Fla. - Astronaut Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Feb. 13, 1962. (Photo By Nasa/Getty Images)

Local Programmer Reflects On John Glenn Mission 50 Years Later

Fifty years ago Monday, John Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth. This weekend, the team that helped make that happen gathered at The Kennedy Space Center.

02/20/2012

A full moon lunar eclipse is seen in Tel Aviv on June 15, 2011. (Photo credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Western U.S. Has Best View Of Saturday’s Total Lunar Eclipse

The last total lunar eclipse of the year is Saturday. And there won’t be another one for three years.

12/09/2011

A NASA satellite, UARS is expected to crash somewhere on earth Friday night.

Satellite Pieces Hit Earth… Somewhere

NASA space junk scientists believe that all — or nearly all — of the parts of their 20-year-old dead satellite safely plunged into the Pacific Ocean, likely missing land. But they aren’t certain.

09/24/2011

A NASA satellite, UARS is expected to crash somewhere on earth Friday night.

NASA Satellite To Crash Into Earth

A dead 6-ton satellite baffled NASA experts Friday by slowing its descent toward Earth and delaying its ultimate crash until the early part of the weekend.

09/23/2011

(credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Spaced Out

For some, the only memory that filters through is Tang. Sad.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/15/2011

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