There’s Water and Ice on the Moon, and in More Places Than NASA Thought

Oct 26

Future astronauts seeking water on the moon may not need to go into the most treacherous craters in its polar regions to find it.

There’s Water and Ice on the Moon, and in More Places Than NASA Once Thought

Oct 26

Future astronauts seeking water on the moon may not need to go into the most treacherous craters in its polar regions to find it.

There’s Water Ice on the Moon, and in More Places Than NASA Once Thought

Oct 26

Future astronauts seeking water on the moon may not need to go into the most treacherous craters in its polar regions to find it.

NASA’s SOFIA Discovers Water on Sunlit Surface of Moon

Oct 26

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) has confirmed, for the first time, water on the sunlit surface of the Moon.

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Collects Significant Amount of Asteroid

Oct 23

Two days after touching down on asteroid Bennu, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission team received on Thursday, Oct. 22, images that confirm the spacecraft has collected more than enough material to meet one of its main mission requirements – acquiring at least 2 ounces (60 grams) of the asteroid’s surface material.

NASA Invites Media to Briefing on OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Collection

Oct 23

NASA will host a media teleconference at 5:00 p.m. EDT today, Friday, Oct. 23, to provide an update on the status of the agency’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft and the sample it collected from asteroid Bennu.

NASA Invites Media to Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch

Oct 23

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

NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy, Crewmates Land Safely Back on Earth

Oct 22

After 196 days living and working in Earth’s orbit aboard the International Space Station, NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy returned from his third space mission Wednesday, Oct. 21, with cosmonauts Ivan Vagner and Anatoly Ivanishin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos.

NASA to Announce New Science Results About Moon

Oct 21

NASA will announce an exciting new discovery about the Moon from the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) at a media teleconference at 12 p.m. EDT Monday, Oct. 26.

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Successfully Touches Asteroid

Oct 20

NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft unfurled its robotic arm Tuesday, and in a first for the agency, briefly touched an asteroid to collect dust and pebbles from the surface for delivery to Earth in 2023.