Health & Science

M.D. Anderson Announces New Research Push on 8 Cancers

Posted on · Today M.D. Anderson launched a new effort to accelerate the fight against eight types of cancer. It's called the "Moon Shots Program" and takes its inspiration from the national push to reach the moon in the 1960s. The cancer hospital will re-organize research teams around new technologies and push for discoveries that actually reduce patient deaths.

Health & Science

NASA Veteran Remembers Neil Armstrong And Apollo Era

Posted on · Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, will be laid to rest today during a private funeral service in Ohio. The astronaut was 82 when he died last Saturday after cardiovascular procedures. KUHF Health and Science reporter Carrie Feibel visited the Johnson Space Center and spoke with a long-time NASA engineer who helped Armstrong train for the Apollo missions.

Health & Science

Share Your JFK’s Moon Speech Memory

Posted on · Do you remember JFK's "We choose to go to the moon" speech? Were you or someone you know at Rice Stadium that day? We're looking for people to interview for a story on the 50th anniversary of the 'Moon Speech.'