A history of contested presidential elections, from Samuel Tilden to Al Gore

As states continue to count their ballots in the 2020 election, it seems possible that Democrats and Republicans will end up in court over whether President Trump will win a second term in the White House. President Trump has said he’s going to contest the election results – going so far as to say that […]

What does the 2020 presidential election mean for space exploration?

Space is not one of the presidential election’s big battlegrounds. President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden haven’t talked much about the final frontier during the 2020 race, which peaks today (Nov. 3) with Election Day. (That moniker is a bit misleading, however, given that more than 90 million people cast their ballots […]