NASA

Fall/18

Justin Kasper, AB’99, once built a working nuclear reactor for Scav. Now he’s built an equally impossible instrument for NASA’s Parker Solar Probe.

05.18.2018

Reatha Clark King, SM’60, PhD’63, was one of the less hidden figures in the space race.

Summer/17

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe gets ready to meet a star.

02.08.2016

Planetary scientists fact-check The Martian.

06.29.2015

Hall of fame astronaut John Grunsfeld, SM’84, PhD’88, recalls how the University of Chicago trained him for NASA.

05.21.2014

The blockbuster cosmic inflation discovery faces a “sledgehammer” of scrutiny.