The Moon Crater Where NASA Will Send Its Viper Rover

Oct 22

The agency picked the Nobile crater near the lunar south pole to seek frozen water that will be essential to future astronaut missions.

NASA Planning Moon Launch in 2022

Oct 22

A flight of the Space Launch System and Orion capsule without astronauts aboard is planned for early next year, a first, long-delayed step toward returning astronauts to the moon’s surface.

NASA Invites Media to Launch of IXPE Mission to Study X-rays in Space

Oct 22

Media accreditation is open for the upcoming launch of NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) mission, which will measure polarized X-rays from exotic cosmic objects, such as black holes and neutron stars, to better understand these types of phenomena and extreme environments.

NASA Commits $28 Million to Underfunded US Jurisdictions

Oct 22

NASA has awarded $28 million to fund the next five years of research infrastructure development across 28 jurisdictions.

NASA Completes Mega-Moon Rocket Stacking, Invites Media to Learn More

Oct 22

NASA has completed stacking of the agency’s mega-Moon rocket and spacecraft that will launch the next generation of deep space operations, including Artemis missions on and around the Moon.

Coverage Set for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 Briefings, Events, Broadcasts

Oct 21

NASA will provide coverage of the upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for the agency’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission with astronauts to the International Space Station.

NASA’s Glenn Delgado Receives US Women’s Chamber of Commerce Award

Oct 21

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce presented Glenn A. Delgado, NASA’s associate administrator for the agency’s Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP), with its CEO Award on Wednesday, Oct. 20.

La NASA desafía a estudiantes a diseñar robots para excavar en la Luna

Oct 20

La NASA busca jóvenes ingenieros para ayudar a diseñar un concepto de robot para una misión de excavación en la Luna.

How to Watch the Orionids Meteor Shower

Oct 20

The celestial event caused by debris from Halley’s comet will be most active overnight, but a nearly full moon could interfere with your view.

NASA Shares Webb Telescope Media Briefing Schedule, Resources

Oct 20

NASA will hold a series of virtual media briefings and events leading up to the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope, the premier space science observatory of the next decade.