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.
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.
For some, the only memory that filters through is Tang. Sad.
Hundreds of people gathered at the Museum of Science in Boston Friday to watch history unfold.
Nearly a week after a deadly EF-3 tornado hit western and central Massachusetts, a new image from space gives a very clear picture of just how long that powerful tornado stayed on the ground.
WBZ NewsRadio’s Mary Blake speaks the Astronauts of Space Shuttle Discovery aboard the International Space Station.
When the Space Shuttle Discovery lifts off on its final mission Thursday night, South Shore native Steve Bowen will be flying into space for the third time. But it was not part of the original plan.
Twenty-five years ago, the nation paused to watch what was supposed to be a moment of achievement and inspiration: the Challenger mission, carrying New Hampshire school teacher Christa McAuliffe, blasting off to space.
Yes, you read that correctly. And there’s really no question mark. This Friday, NASA is going to fire a “missile” (empty fuel tank) into the surface…
As a young pilot, Christopher Condit helped transport geologists and crew members working on NASA’s Apollo missions.