Mars

A cat that was rescued after surviving a 28-mile ride stuck in a pickup truck's engine on July 2, 2015 in Hackettstown, NJ. (credit: Hackettstown Police)

Cat Freed From Truck Engine After 28-Mile Trip From PA To NJ Has New Home

The adoption ends a tale that began earlier this month, when the orange and white feline crawled into the pickup’s engine compartment.

07/12/2015

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Long Island College Student Lands Among Top 100 Finalists For Trip To Mars

A 21-year-old Long Island student is among the 100 finalists to win a trip to Mars.

04/02/2015

MARS - JANUARY 6:  In this handout released by NASA, a portion of the first color image of Mars that was taken by the panoramic camera on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit is seen January 6, 2003. The rover landed on Mars January 3 and sent it's first high resolution color image January 6.  (Photo by NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory/ Cornell University via Getty Images)

New Jersey Woman Among 100 Candidates In The Running to Take Part In Mission to Mars

One hundred people are now one step closer to being the first humans on Mars.

02/18/2015

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New York’s 4 Best Bars For Fall And Winter 2014

Try one these new bars for Fall 2013. Grab some friends and enjoy craft brews and delicious bites.

10/29/2013

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

Choose your favorite Halloween candy!

10/21/2013

MARS - JANUARY 6:  In this handout released by NASA, a portion of the first color image of Mars that was taken by the panoramic camera on the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit is seen January 6, 2003. The rover landed on Mars January 3 and sent it's first high resolution color image January 6.  (Photo by NASA/Jet Propulsion Laboratory/ Cornell University via Getty Images)

Out Of This World Opportunity, Thousands Apply For One-Way Trip To Mars

The Mars One Project is planned to launch in 2022 and wants to send a projected forty people to colonize Mars, 1010 WINS’ Gary Baumgarten reported. So far some 100,000 have submitted applications.

08/10/2013

Buzz Aldrin on The Couch

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Wants To Establish Permanent Human Settlement On Mars

Is it possible for humans to go to Mars? For Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, it’s a very real possibility.

05/31/2013

Queensbridge Park (file / credit: Julie Gould / Speical to CBSNewYork)

Councilman Vallone: More Parks Enforcement Officers Needed In Queens

If you love spending time in Queens parks, you might be interested in an interplanetary comparison.

08/28/2012

NASA Sleep Study Participant (credit: Heather Archuletta)

NASA Wants Tri-Staters To Stay In Bed For A Month

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is looking for test subjects to to help figure out what a zero gravity environment does to the human body. NASA will even pay you.

07/27/2012