NASA Invests $45M in US Small Businesses for Space Tech Development

Jun 18

American small businesses will help NASA land astronauts on the Moon in five years and establish a sustainable presence there, as part of the agency’s larger Moon to Mars exploration approach.

NASA Astronaut Available for Interviews Before First Space Mission

Jun 18

NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan will be available from 7 to 8:15 a.m. EDT Monday, July 1, for live satellite interviews from Star City, Russia, before launching on his first space mission, a nine-month expedition aboard the International Space Station.

Urban Air Mobility, Alternate Propulsion Among NASA Research at Aviation Forum

Jun 18

NASA’s cutting-edge aeronautics research will be the focus of agency discussions and demonstrations at this year’s American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) annual Aviation Forum and Exposition, otherwise known as Aviation 2019.

Fifty Years Ago We Landed on the Moon. Why Should We Care Now?

Jun 14

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”

Fifty Years Ago We Landed on the Moon. Why Should We Care Now?

Jun 14

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”

Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Jun 14

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”

Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Jun 14

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”

NASA Administrator Available to Speak with Media at Paris Air Show

Jun 14

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be available to speak with media during the International Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 18, in Le Bourget, France.

NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony Honoring Hidden Figures

Jun 11

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be joined at 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, and author Margot Lee Shetterly for the renaming of the street in front of NASA Headquarters in Washington – E Street SW – to “Hidden Figures Way.”

NASA Invests in Tech Concepts Aimed at Exploring Lunar Craters, Mining Asteroids

Jun 11

Robotically surveying lunar craters in record time and mining resources in space could help NASA establish a sustained human presence at the Moon – part of the agency’s broader Moon to Mars exploration approach.