Big Rockets, Massive Asteroids, and Space Highlights for 2022

Here’s what could happen in space flights in 2022. Gigantic Rockets Will Roar Two rockets that have never been to space before – the NASA Space Launch System and the SpaceX Starship – are expected to take off next year. They’re both huge and as different as two rockets can be. The Space Launch System, […]

Carolyn Shoemaker, Hunter of Comets and Asteroids, dies at 92

He earned a master’s degree in history and political science from Chico State University (now known as California State University, Chico). Eugene Shoemaker and his brother’s former college roommate, Dr. He met her at her older brother’s wedding, where Shoemaker served as best man. They got married a year later, in 1951. Ms. Shoemaker taught […]