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Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand Space

Protecting the military’s most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.

11/10/2014

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Travel Through Space

Things you think are big: The tab you ran up at the bar last night, the rat you saw on the subway and your… feet. Things that are actually big: The ridiculously long line at Shake Shack, the stain on your shirt, and Space Ibiza New York. Introducing Space Ibiza New York, the brand new, gigantic 20,000 square foot dance club, that’s finally putting the life back into Manhattans night life.

10/23/2014

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City Reverses Fine Against Man Who Rented Out Space Through Airbnb

The City of New York has reversed a $2,400 fine against a man who rented out his apartment on the vacation rental site Airbnb.

09/28/2013

This chunk of ice fell from the sky in Brooklyn on Sept. 4, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

Mystery From Above In Brooklyn As Chunks Of Ice Fall From The Sky

Chunks of ice apparently fell from the sky on an 80-degree day in Brooklyn, but where did they come from?

09/06/2013

A man in Moscow looks at a computer screen displaying a picture reportedly taken in the Urals city of Chelyabinsk on February 15, 2013, showing the trail of a falling object above a residential area of the city. (Photo credit: YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Hundreds Injured By Blasts As Meteor Falls In Russia

A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over Russia’s Ural Mountains with the power of an atomic bomb Friday, its sonic blasts shattering countless windows and injuring nearly 1,000 people.

02/15/2013

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

Ted Southern and Nikolay Moiseev with their space suit - Brooklyn, NY (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Brooklynites Look To Launch Into Space Suit Industry

The United States is at a turning point for space exploration, and two men from Brooklyn are looking to contribute, and hopefully cash in, WCBS 880′s Alex Silverman reported.

07/11/2012

Perseid Meteor Shower

Do you want to see some shooting stars?

08/11/2010