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Stories with subject: Planets
  • Buzz Aldrin joins university, forming 'master plan' for Mars 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 6:18 pm

    MELBOURNE, Florida - Buzz Aldrin is teaming up with Florida Institute of Technology to develop "a master plan" for colonizing Mars within 25 years.

  • NASA, Idaho State University team up to research lava flow 
    Updated: Aug-13-15 6:14 pm

    ARCO, Idaho - Idaho State University and NASA are collaborating on research that may help scientists find life on other planets and improve radar to land rovers more safely on Mars.

  • Stargazing set at Shiawassee Wildlife Refuge 
    Updated: Aug-11-15 4:13 am

    SPAULDING TOWNSHIP, Michigan - Space is the final frontier, and Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge is hoping to get more young people interested in exploring it.

  • Q&A: A look at the science on Hawaii's Mauna Kea story has photos
    Updated: Aug-07-15 5:27 pm

    HONOLULU - Atop Hawaii's Mauna Kea, where some Native Hawaiians have been peacefully protesting the construction of what would be one of the world's largest telescopes, astronomers have spent the past 40 years observing our universe and helping make some of the most significant discoveries in their field.