Latest by Marcia Dunn

Published on April 24, 2021 - Page 17
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX launched four astronauts into orbit Friday using a recycled rocket and capsule. It’s the third crew flight in less than...
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 5
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Whew, now here’s some good cosmic news! NASA has given Earth the all clear for the next century from a particularly menacing...
Published on October 27, 2020 - Page 11
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The moon’s shadowed, frigid nooks and crannies may hold frozen water in more places and in larger quantities than previously...
Published on October 13, 2020 - Page 8
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The jig may be up for an “asteroid” that’s expected to get nabbed by Earth’s gravity and become a mini moon next month....
Published on July 20, 2019 - Page 22
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins reunited Friday on the eve of the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first...
Published on January 30, 2018 - Page 1
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The moon is providing a rare triple treat this week. On Wednesday, much of the world will get to see not only a blue moon and...
Published on August 12, 2017 - Page 6
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — With the total solar eclipse right around the cosmic corner, eye doctors are going into nagging overdrive. They say mom was...
Published on July 14, 2017 - Page 7
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A NASA spacecraft circling Jupiter is revealing the up-close beauty of our solar system’s biggest planetary storm. Juno flew...
Published on September 9, 2016 - Page 4
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The first NASA explorer of its kind took off on a seven-year quest Thursday, chasing after a big, black, unexplored asteroid...
Published on January 9, 2016 - Page 18
KISSIMMEE, Fla. —Densely packed clusters of stars on the fringes of our Milky Way galaxy may be home to intelligent life. That’s the word from an...