Students at National Air and Space Museum to Speak with Space Station Astronaut

Sep 21

Students at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington will speak with a NASA astronaut living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 12:25 a.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 27, as part of a “STEM in 30” broadcast.

Media Invited to View NASA Spacecraft That Will Touch Our Sun

Sep 20

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe will be humanity’s first-ever mission to explore the Sun’s outer atmosphere. Media are invited to see the spacecraft and learn about the mission from noon to 2 p.m. EDT Monday, Sept. 25, at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, where the probe is being built.

Three Planets Will Slide Behind the Moon in an Occultation

Sep 17

The moon will momentarily block Venus, then Mars and then Mercury, offering a vivid reminder of the cosmic clockwork of our solar system.

Three Planets Will Slide Behind the Moon in an Occultation

Sep 17

The moon will momentarily block Venus, then Mars and then Mercury, offering a vivid reminder of the cosmic clockwork of our solar system.

Back to Saturn? Five Missions Proposed to Follow Cassini

Sep 15

Although NASA does not have yet a follow-up mission to Saturn on its schedule, scientists are dreaming up ideas for one.

Back to Saturn? Five Missions Proposed to Follow Cassini

Sep 15

Although NASA does not have yet a follow-up mission to Saturn on its schedule, scientists are dreaming up ideas for one.

NASA Awards Contract for Ground Processing of Spaceflight Cargo

Sep 15

NASA has awarded a contract to Leidos Innovations Corporation in Houston to provide pressurized cargo packing and unpacking for the International Space Station Program.

NASA Awards Contract for Architectural, Engineering Support Services

Sep 15

NASA selected AECOM Technical Services, Inc. of San Francisco to provide architectural and engineering services to the Facilities Engineering branch at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California.

Cassini Is Gone. Here Are the Next Space Missions to Watch Out For.

Sep 15

Now that Cassini has gone out in a blaze of glory, here’s our guide to cosmic missions over the next decade that you should get excited about now.

Cassini Is Gone. Here Are the Next Space Missions to Watch Out For.

Sep 15

Now that Cassini has gone out in a blaze of glory, here’s our guide to cosmic missions over the next decade that you should get excited about now.