Everyone is breathlessly following the latest space mission to see if astronauts will one day successfully be able to drink urine (NASA -- the kinkiest space agency evah!!)It's a bit of a comedown from the moon days.As it turns out, at this time in 1969 NASA was just getting ready to launch Apollo 1 ... More >>
Today is NASA’s 50th anniversary. It is also almost 40 years since the organization’s signature acheivement, but hey, Kurt Cobain peaked early too. Almost 500 people have been trained as astronauts in NASA’s lifetime. And they haven’t all been the clean-cut, strong-jawed John Glenn types. ... More >>
Reliving the glory of America's giant leap for mankind
The Chron loves another convention
In Dorothy Hood's paintings, dark was dark and light was light. The contrasts were often as stark in her life.
Clint Eastwood's charming Space Cowboys tosses youth demographics out the cargo bay
December 10 - 16, 1998
At the MFA, lunar imagery blurs the line between science and art