See the Universe

Those who haven’t seen nature’s glorious nighttime spectacles through telescopes this year, and those who crave a repeat, have another chance at a free public star show. Siegfried Jachmann, vice president of the Salt Lake Astronomical Society, says the group … Continue reading»

Ares I Ignites

PROMONTORY, Box Elder County — The world’s biggest solid-fuel rocket, the Ares I first stage, flashed into life, a furiously bright orange-white flame roaring and blazing for two minutes, 3.6 million pounds of thrust shaking the earth, its heat warming … Continue reading»