NASA has contended for over 40 years that its solar-system exploring satellites cannot function on solar energy beyond the orbit of Mars. But the successful orbit of the Juno explorer around Jupiter has disproven that — and Karl Grossman, author of the book “The Wrong Stuff”, discusses NASA’s continuing love affair with potentially dangerous plutonium-238 […]
Today on the Buzz: the old dog is back! Stan Woodard subs for Haywood joined from UK by Rowland White, author of “Into The Black From http://www.rowlandwhite.com/portfolio-view/into-the-black/: On 12th April 1981 a revolutionary new spacecraft blasted off from Florida on her maiden flight. NASA’s Space Shuttle Columbia was the most advanced flying machine ever […]
(WORT) — Even a blizzard can’t stop historic research being done by NASA.
(WORT) — For the first time in human history, a flower has bloomed in space.
MADISON (WORT)– Big news out of NASA this week! Water has been discovered on Mars, opening a world of possibilities on the Red Planet. Radio Astronomy’s Jacqueline Goldstein and Jenna Ryon tell us all about it.
Tomorrow will mark the launch of NASA’s new deep-space spaceship; Orion. We’ll give you the low down on this historic mission.