NASA will launch NuSTAR to search for black holes and Curiosity en route to Mars

By Amanda Shore NASA’s Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) is a spacecraft equipped with a high-energy X-ray telescope. Its mission is to map radioactive material in supernova remnants to study the origins of cosmic rays. It is able to find and photograph black holes so that scientists will know where they are and gather more […]

Olympic Boxer Teofilo Stevenson dies at 60

By Amanda Shore The three-time Olympic champion boxer Teofilo Stevenson has died at age 60 of a heart attack. Doctors had detected a clot in an artery near his heart in January. He was hospitalized for several weeks and then released in February. Out of 321 fights, he won 302 of them. That’s an incredible […]