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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Best Halloween Candy?

Choose your favorite Halloween candy!

10/21/2013

Mars Rover Curiosity

Signs Of Water On Mars Excites NASA Ames Scientists

Data being sent back by the Curiosity rover on Mars shows there was likely water on the red planet for thousands, if not millions of years.

09/27/2012

NASA JPL Celebrates Mars Landing

NASA Ames Scientist Optimistic That Rover Will Find Martian Life, ‘Second Genesis’

Now that the robotic explorer Curiosity has landed on Mars, exicted scientists from the NASA Ames research facility at Moffett Field are optimistic about finding Martians or other life forms on the red planet.

08/06/2012

A meteor (L) from the Geminids meteor shower enters the Earth's atmosphere. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Fundraising Begins To Build Warning System For Asteroid Threats

Sentinel, a massive infrared space telescope to be privately financed by the B612 Foundation, would hover in space anywhere from 30 million to 100 million miles from Earth looking for large asteroids on a trajectory for home.

06/28/2012

Sedna, Pluto, the Moon and Earth (AP)

NASA’s Top Man In The Bay Area Makes Bold Prediction

Think you have a long commute now? Imagine moving to another planet and relying on your smart phone to keep you connected to your earthly counterparts.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/28/2011