NASA Updates Spacewalk Assignments, Announces Final Preview Briefing

Mar 25

With the first in a series of three spacewalks successfully completed at the International Space Station, NASA has updated astronaut assignments for the remaining two spacewalks and will preview the third in an upcoming news conference on NASA Television and the agency’s website.

NASA Television to Broadcast Fifth Meeting of the National Space Council

Mar 25

NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the fifth meeting of the National Space Council starting at 1 p.m. EDT Tuesday, March 26.

NASA Mission Reveals Asteroid Has Big Surprises

Mar 19

A NASA spacecraft that will return a sample of a near-Earth asteroid named Bennu to Earth in 2023 made the first-ever close-up observations of particle plumes erupting from an asteroid’s surface.

NASA Television to Air Three Upcoming Spacewalks, Preview Briefing

Mar 15

Four astronauts are preparing for their first spacewalks outside the International Space Station, scheduled for March 22, March 29 and April 8.

NASA Invites Media to 17th SpaceX Cargo Launch to Space Station

Mar 15

Media accreditation now is open for the next SpaceX delivery of supplies, equipment and science investigations to the International Space Station.

NASA Astronauts Hague, Koch Arrive Safely at Space Station

Mar 15

Three crew members have arrived safely at the International Space Station, following a successful launch and docking of their Soyuz MS-12 spacecraft Thursday.

NASA to Host Media Teleconference on Asteroid Sample Return Mission

Mar 14

NASA is hosting a media teleconference at 1:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, March 19, to announce new science from the agency’s first mission to return to Earth an asteroid sample that may contain unaltered material from the very beginning of our solar system.

Sealed Cache of Moon Rocks to Be Opened by NASA

Mar 13

A half-century ago, three containers of lunar samples were set aside, to await study by more advanced technology. Their time has come.

Sealed Cache of Moon Rocks to Be Opened by NASA

Mar 13

A half-century ago, three containers of lunar samples were set aside, to await study by more advanced technology. Their time has come.

NASA Prioritizes Moon Landings Under Trump Budget Proposal

Mar 11

The agency would get $600 million for infrastructure and research in support of lunar missions, but astronauts won’t return until 2028 at the earliest.