October 14, 2021
Physicists propose a new method for defending the Earth against cosmic impacts.
September 30, 2021
A crater on the moon is now named for the Black Arctic explorer, whose achievements were played down in his lifetime.
September 16, 2021
At the age of 38, she is also one of the youngest principal investigators of any NASA mission.
September 2, 2021
Nia Imara and her collaborators have created new, 3D-printed models that provide a deeper understanding of distant star formations.
July 22, 2021
Scientists weigh in on the first successful civilian trips to space, and the ethics of being a billion-dollar rocket man.
July 8, 2021
As private citizens express interest in going to space, a late UCSF astronaut may have figured out an important riddle.
June 24, 2021
The formation of the first stars occurred 250 to 350 million years after the beginning of the universe, according to new UC Santa Cruz research.
June 9, 2021
The trips hope to illuminate how Earth’s evil twin became uninhabitable.
One astronaut’s amazing Earth Day — getting ready to pilot a flight to the International Space Station
April 22, 2021
Alumna Megan McArthur to return to space as pilot of NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission, set to launch Friday, April 23.
February 18, 2021
The UCLA planetary scientist is deputy principal investigator for one of the NASA rover’s experiments.