Elon Musk On First Mars Explorers: 'Good Chance You'll Die'While the tech mogul says humans must branch out into space, Musk admits the planet's first travelers to Mars may not make it back alive.
'Uncontrolled' Space Station To Crash Into Earth In Early April, Experts SayChina's government reportedly lost control of their space lab, Tiangong-1, in June of 2016 and initially announced that the station would crash back to Earth in late 2017.
The Moon Is Getting Its Own Mobile 4G Network In 2019Nokia is partnering with telecom company Vodafone Germany to build the first mobile phone network on the moon.
Astronomers Find Planets In Another Galaxy For 1st TimeUsing a new method of stargazing, called gravitational microlensing, scientists were able to find as many as 2,000 distant worlds in a galaxy 3.8 billion light-years away.
E.T. Calling? Astronomers Pick Up Radio Signals From SpaceA series of unexplained radio signals has been discovered coming from a source in a galaxy three billion light years away.
NASA Is Hiring A Planetary Protection Officer To Protect Earth From AliensNASA is looking to hire a Planetary Protection Officer who would protect Earth from possible alien contamination.
Metrolink Station Hopes for New NeighborsIf all goes as planned, the North Hanley Metrolink train station will be getting some new neighbors within the next couple of years.
St. Louis Space Conference Discusses Humans Going to The MoonThe question isn't when we're going back to the moon. It's when we'll be living on the moon.
Apollo 11 Relic Owned by Illinois Woman to be Auctioned OffAn Illinois woman's bag of moon dust brought to earth by Apollo 11 astronauts will be auctioned off later this year.
St. Louis Native Attends 'Humans to Mars' SummitA viable launch window only happens every 15 years - so that means no Mars landing before 2033.
Senators Agree Airlines Must Improve Treatment of Passengers, EmployeesSen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., said air travelers frequently tell him they "feel like they're being treated as self-loading cargo rather than as valued consumers."
SpaceX Chief Envisions 1,000 Passenger Ships Flying to Mars``It would be basically, are you prepared to die? If that's OK, then you're a candidate for going,'' he told the audience.