| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:01 PM
He was an American hero but also a proud Purdue University alumnus. Astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, died Saturday at the age of 82.
Monday, a memorial service at Purdue showed just how deep his legacy still runs on the...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 4:38 AM
The voice of NASA's chief has boldly gone where no voice has gone before -- to another planet and back.
Words uttered by Charles Bolden, the administrator of NASA, were radioed to the Curiosity Rover on the surface of Mars, which in turn sent them back...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Ernie Seiler made one promise to the bikers, joggers and dog-walkers craning their necks to see his crew on the Chandler Bikeway Monday night.
“Give me 30 seconds and I’ll give you the universe,” he tells them.
He points them left,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 5:38 PM
A mourner showed up decked out in full Elvis splendor.
A beer truck emblazoned with the Mr. Boh logo led the funeral procession.
And more than 2,000 people packed the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen — it was standing-room-only in the rear vestibule...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:20 AM
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. If so, I have one for you. It came to mind last week when I heard of the death of Neil Armstrong, famed for being the first to set foot upon the Moon. His boyish face appeared on many photos through the years,...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 10:26 AM
LOS ANGELES -- People were looking to the skies Friday night to check out -- and photograph -- the blue moon.
The best time to see the moon was at 7:13 p.m., and many people posted photos to Facebook and Twitter.
The next blue moon won't be seen until...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:30 PM
- NASA gives Armstrong's family an American flag from Johnson Space Center
- Hundreds attend a memorial ceremony at Washington National Cathedral
- Armstrong is remembered as an extraordinary man who shared credit with many
| Sep 13, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Pioneering astronaut Neil Armstrong’s public memorial was held today in Washington, D.C., and the first man to walk on the moon was also honored by Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank).
Speaking on the floor of the House of Representatives, Schiff noted he...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:00 AM
I still remember — although details are somewhat cloudy now, the gist of it is still clear as bell — the night when my teen and toddler brother and sisters, my father, some workers on the farm and I sat around a fire, on a somewhat cold night,...
| Feb 1, 2012
John D. Lowry, an entertainment technology innovator who founded Lowry Digital Images, the renowned movie restoration company in Burbank that worked its magic by returning film classics such as "Casablanca" and "Star Wars" to their pristine state for...
| Sep 8, 2010
| 8:08 PM
Orlando's hall-of-fame aviator Joe Kittinger begins his new book with a moment just before he leaped from a balloon nearly 20 miles up at the edge of space.
"The disc of the sun is sharp and brilliant against the ebony backdrop of deep space," the...