Category: UCF

WATCH: Blue Origin’s New Shepard Rocket Launch Marks UCF’s Fourth Flight into Space This Year

The successful flight of Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket this morning from west Texas carried multiple research payloads, including one from the University of Central Florida. It marks the fourth flight into space for the university in the past year.

UCF Coach Josh Heupel Says Saturday’s Game Concludes ‘Extremely Successful’ Spring

With a full year under their belt, the Josh Heupel-led UCF Knights completed spring season number two on Saturday with the 2019 UCF Spring Game presented by DEX Imaging. This year’s game was the culmination of what Heupel believes was an extremely successful spring.

Steam-Powered Asteroid Hoppers Developed Through University of Central Florida Collaboration

Using steam to propel a spacecraft from asteroid to asteroid is now possible, thanks to a collaboration between a private space company and the University of Central Florida.

No. 7 UCF Knights Square Off Against No. 11 LSU Tigers at 1 p.m. New Year’s Day

The 2018 season comes down to one game for the UCF football team. Playing in their third New Year’s Six Bowl, the No. 7/7 Knights will take on No. 11/11 LSU on Tuesday afternoon in the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl at State Farm Stadium.

UCF RESEARCHER: First Images from OSIRIS REx Mission Have Scientists Buzzing with Excitement

The holidays came early for the science team leading NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission to collect samples from a near-Earth asteroid. Today they announced findings from the mission thus far, which arrived at asteroid Bennu Dec. 3.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: University of Central Florida to Play Louisiana State University in Fiesta Bowl

The UCF football team is going to a New Year’s Six bowl game for the second straight season. A day after they beat Memphis to repeat as champions in the American Athletic Conference title game, the Knights accepted their invitation Sunday to play in the 2019 PlayStation Fiesta Bowl.