| Nov 16, 2014
| 1:52 PM
George Samuel Mattingly, who with his business, Environmental Research Associates, helped NASA astronauts walk in space, died Nov. 4 at Coastal Hospice in Salisbury of a toxic reaction to iron infusion treatments. The former Timonium resident was 88....
| Nov 16, 2014
| 5:20 AM
It would be so cool, if only it were true.
According to the National Turkey Federation, the very first meal eaten by the first men on the moon, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, was foil packets of roast turkey with all the trimmings.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
What happened to the American flag mounted amid the Ground Zero wreckage on Sept. 11, 2001?
Where is the pillbox hat Jackie Kennedy wore the day of President John F. Kennedy's assassination?
And why are the original Apollo moon landing tapes missing?...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Engineers in a west suburban office complex have designed a new microphone that they say will be key to the future of smartphone and tablet technology because it gives consumers the ability to operate hand-held devices without touching them.
| Sep 20, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Carla Hayden is one of Baltimore's best-known book lovers, one who has spent 21 years at the helm of the city's Enoch Pratt Free Library. When the busy bibliophile takes time off to travel, she appreciates accommodations where books are part of the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Damien Chazelle, the writer-director of the Sundance hit "Whiplash," could be charting a course for the moon.
The 29-year-old filmmaker is in talks to direct "First Man," a biopic about astronaut Neil Armstrong, for Universal Pictures, the Los Angeles...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Eric Wang dropped the bar. Three hundred thirty-five pounds bounced on the floor. He let out a tired breath as he turned toward a mirror hanging to his right.
It was his third set of the deadlift.
Chady Gemayel, his workout partner, pointed out Wang's...
| Jul 14, 2014
On Sunday, it will be 45 years since astronaut Neil Armstrong made the first step on the surface of the moon, and Da Vinci Science Center, which is hosting “SPACE: A Journey to Our Future” this summer is celebrating the anniversary with visits...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:32 PM
President Obama celebrated the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing by meeting with the surviving crew members of the NASA mission that put the first humans on the moon.
In the Oval Office, the president spoke privately with astronauts Buzz...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:31 PM
On Sunday, it will be 45 years since astronaut Neil Armstrong first stepped on the surface of the moon, and Da Vinci Science Center is celebrating the anniversary with visits by two former astronauts, video of the original moon landing and other special...
| Jul 18, 2014
Forty-five years ago Sunday, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the moon. In "Marketing the Moon: The Selling of the Apollo Lunar Program," David Meerman Scott and Richard Jurek examine what they believe is the largest...