Amber Yang, 18, won Intel’s Young Scientist Award with her novel space debris tracker.
Ultimately, Congress appropriates the research funds. Will it retain billions of dollars in proposed cuts?
Leland Melvin on the perseverance and different communities that helped launch his career into space.
A look at efforts to improve forensics after the death of a key federal commission. Plus, when should the government alert the computer industry about software flaws that could become cyberweapons? And the story of meteorite hunter Nina Lanza, and what life is really like in Antarctica.
Plus, how is one of the most isolated islands on Earth also the most littered?