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Corporations are Cashing in on the Privatization of Space Travel Despite Reported Issues

With the recent disasters in the privatized industry of space exploration, Chris Moore was joined on his show by Professor Karl Grossman to help shed some light on the issue. Grossman is the professor of […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/17/2014

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Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand Space

Protecting the military’s most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.

11/10/2014

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Send Your Name Into Space!

If you’ve always wanted to leave your mark in space, here’s your chance!

10/16/2014

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Pittsburgh Gets Ready To View The Supermoon

Find out what is so super about the supermoon and the best ways to view it.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/11/2014

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Local Company Hoping To Win $20M & Make Pittsburgh A Space Hub

More than a dozen teams from around the world are competing for a $20 million prize.

05/19/2014

FILE PHOTO (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images) A lunar eclipse occurs as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on December 21, 2010 in New York City. The lunar eclipse was visible during the early morning hours in North and Central America, revealing what seemed to onlookers as an eerie reddish glow on the moon.

Lunar Eclipse Visible To North America, Just Not In Pittsburgh

Pittsburghers likely won’t be able to see tonight’s total lunar eclipse.

04/14/2014

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Asteroid To Eclipse Star Thursday Morning

A super-rare sighting will take place this week.

03/18/2014

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Angie’s List: Maximize Your Space

Are you looking for more room in your home to accommodate your family?

07/11/2013

(Photo Credit: Image Credit: NASA/Advanced Concepts Lab)  This artist's rendering shows what capturing an asteroid could look like.

Huge Asteroid Flyby Expected Today

An asteroid so big it has its own moon will fly by the earth today, but you likely won’t be able to see it.

05/31/2013

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Possible Aurora Could Light Up The Pittsburgh Sky

Sky watchers might have the chance to view quite a show tonight, courtesy of a solar flare that happened days ago.

04/13/2013

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Meteors Spark Interest In Space

In the vast openness of the universe, there are too many questions to answer.

03/27/2013

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Astronaut Shares His View Of Pittsburgh From Space

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield tweeted a photo Pittsburgh from space Saturday morning, sharing a spectacular view of the city.

03/23/2013

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Asteroid Whizzes Past Earth, Captures World’s Attention

Rarely is there a story that captivates the world’s attention as this one has. An asteroid, the size of an apartment building, whizzed past earth. Millions monitored the momentous occasion via the Internet on Friday afternoon.

02/15/2013

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Meteor Lights Up Moscow Sky, Hundreds Injured

A meteor streaked through the sky and exploded Friday over Russia’s Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb, its sonic blasts shattering countless windows and injuring more than 750 people.

02/15/2013

SETI Institute Asking Public To Help Name Two Moons Orbiting Pluto

Pluto no longer holds the distinction of being a planet, but there’s no arguing it has moons orbiting it.

02/12/2013

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