During 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.
It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.
The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.
This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.
NASA predicts that 100 million worlds in our own Milky Way galaxy may host alien life, and space program scientists estimate that humans will be able to find life within two decades.
Massive planet could host a heavy atmosphere and possibly even life.
A New England-based non-profit organization announced that it wants to fire missiles at the surface of Mars to get a better idea of life below planet’s surface.
University of Connecticut alumnus Rick Mastracchio would have liked to deliver this year’s graduation address to the university’s school of engineering in person.
The possibility of a trillion-dollar industry in harvesting space rocks from near-Earth asteroids has taken a step back in response to a new study which located only a handful of suitable asteroids.
Two astronauts, one with ties to Waterbury, removed an old space station pump Saturday, sailing through the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line.