It’s not everyday you can talk to an astronaut – especially one still in space.
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.
A huge aircraft known as the “Super Guppy” landed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Bedford Tuesday.
Well it’s here. December 21st. The winter solstice.
The superstorm that ravaged the East Coast was enormous, even when seen from space.
“Touchdown confirmed,” said engineer and MIT grad Allen Chen. “We’re safe on Mars.”
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.
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.
The last total lunar eclipse of the year is Saturday. And there won’t be another one for three years.
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.