Aerospace engineer Joseph Gavin ‘41, SM ‘42 dies at 90
November 5, 2010Former president of Grumman Aircraft led Lunar Module development for NASA, aided in the rescue of Apollo 13
A hop, skip and a jump on the moon — and beyond
August 18, 2010Team envisions robotic spacecraft that can explore hard-to-reach areas on the moon and other planetary bodies by hopping.
The pull of artificial gravity
April 15, 2010MIT researchers say a centrifuge on the International Space Station — hinted at in Obama’s NASA proposal — would be a boon for physiological research