Space | Air & Space Magazine feed for SpaceenWed, 30 Jul 2014 19:10:23 +0000The First Close-Up Photos of the Moon years ago this week, Ranger 7 showed us what the lunar surface looks like.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:10:23 +0000Spaceport West Galactic’s future launch site rises up from the New Mexico desert.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19:00:35 +0000Suicide by Airplane: It’s Rare, But It Happens new study identifies 24 suspected U.S. cases of “aircraft-assisted” suicide over the past 20 years.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:30:51 +0000Prospecting the Moon’s Poles early look at NASA plans to start assaying lunar resources.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:46:29 +0000Rosetta’s Comet Has a Shiny Necklace pictures show a bright “neck” where the comet’s two pieces join.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:15:32 +0000 The Museum’s New, Revamped Planetarium stars and new shows at the Einstein.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000America’s Next Spaceship to go where no man has gone before. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000Al Gore’s Satellite’s almost ready for launch—even if no one wants to take credit for its resurrection.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:00:00 +0000Andy Weir, Author of <i>The Martian</i> conversation with a space nerd-turned-novelist.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:33:34 +0000Apollo 15 and The Power of Inspiration a career in the mountains of the MoonSat, 19 Jul 2014 13:38:24 +0000A Reality Check for 3D Printing in Space National Research Council study tries to rein in the hype.Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:54:32 +0000What If We Do Find Extraterrestrial Life? public symposium in Washington D.C. will take up this provocative topic. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:29:55 +0000Plastic as a Sign of Civilization will know the extraterrestrials by their trash.Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:22:07 +0000Will the Stratosphere Be 2020’s Hot Tourist Destination? could begin as early as 2016.Fri, 27 Jun 2014 20:15:38 +0000Glaciers on Mars, 3.5 Billion Years Ago evidence that the planet was once cold, wet—and perhaps habitable.Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:25:46 +0000To Mars! (But Not the Way We’re Going) advice in a new report on the future of human spaceflight.Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:31:45 +0000Fifty Shades of Darkness new explanation of the Moon’s early history is more confusing than illuminating.Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:17:31 +0000Neil Armstrong, College Professor online archive highlights the astronaut’s little-known academic careerTue, 17 Jun 2014 18:44:49 +0000An Ocean—Perhaps—on Pluto’s Moon Charon Horizons may find another water world when it reaches its destination next year. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:18:12 +0000Would Life Be More Advanced on a World Twice as Old as Earth? Kapteyn b, the oldest known exoplanet in the habitable zone.Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:45:03 +0000Gordon Swann, Geology Teacher to the Astronauts a pioneer of lunar exploration.Tue, 03 Jun 2014 21:01:05 +0000The Inside Scoop on Marine One the “white tops” got painted white, and what exactly is a “Weelo”Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:36:43 +0000