MIT Conference To Focus On Space Travel For The PublicTrips into space, future habitats on Mars and moon tourism flights. Those are just a few of the aspects of "astropreneurship" being discussed this weekend at MIT.
Scientists Discover Rocky, Earth-Sized Worlds Just 40 Light Years AwayEarthlike planets capable of supporting life might not be all that far away.
SpaceX Chief Elon Musk Predicts People On Mars In 9 YearsSpaceX CEO Elon Musk says if things go according to plan people will be on Mars just nine years from now.
International Space Station R&D Conference To Meet In BostonThe International Space Station Research and Development Conference will hold its fourth annual meeting in Boston this week.
NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025During 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.
Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand SpaceProtecting the military's most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.
Canadian Astronaut Snaps Photo Of Boston From Space A Canadian astronaut has provided a glimpse of Boston from a very different perspective.
Neil Armstrong's 'One Small Step' Note Among Auction Items In NHHandwritten notes by Neil Armstrong, including the words "one small step," are among over 600 items of space and aviation memorabilia being offered by a New Hampshire auction house.
Local Astronaut Sunita Williams Tunes In From Space Station Needham astronaut Sunita Williams is flying high above the earth as the commander of the International Space Station.
Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The AgesLooking 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.
Kids And Adults Get Emotional Watching Final Shuttle LaunchHundreds of people gathered at the Museum of Science in Boston Friday to watch history unfold.
Space tourists could soon be lining up