• a hrNASA Seeks Big Ideas from Students for Inflatable Heat Shield Technology (

    09/18/2015 08:29 AM

    NASA is giving university and college students an opportunity to be part of the agency’s journey to Mars with the Breakthrough, Innovative, and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge.

  • News Conference Features Next Space Station Crew, Interview Opportunities (

    09/17/2015 10:34 AM

    NASA will host a news conference for the next crew launching to the International Space Station, including NASA astronaut Tim Kopra, on Thursday, Sept. 24, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. NASA Television will broadcast the news conference live at 2 p.m. EDT, preceded by video of crew training at 1:30 p.m.

  • NASA Completes Key Milestone for Orion Spacecraft in Support of Journey to Mars (

    09/16/2015 09:22 AM

    NASA’s mission to send astronauts to deep space destinations where no other human has traveled has taken another important step forward with the completion of a critical milestone for the Orion spacecraft currently in production.

  • NASA to Hold Teleconference to Discuss Orion Spacecraft Progress (

    09/15/2015 02:03 PM

    NASA officials will hold a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the agency’s progress on the Orion spacecraft, which will carry humans on missions into deep space.

  • NASA Awards JSC Administrative Support Services II Contract (

    09/15/2015 12:13 PM

    NASA has awarded AWD Management Services, Inc., of Lawrenceville, Georgia, a five-year contract to provide administrative and secretarial support services at NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston.

  • Cassini Finds Global Ocean in Saturn's Moon Enceladus (

    09/15/2015 11:54 AM

    A global ocean lies beneath the icy crust of Saturn's geologically active moon Enceladus, according to new research using data from NASA's Cassini mission.

  • Arctic Sea Ice Summertime Minimum Is Fourth Lowest on Record (

    09/15/2015 10:16 AM

    According to a NASA analysis of satellite data, the 2015 Arctic sea ice minimum extent is the fourth lowest on record since observations from space began.

  • NASA Awards Mechanical Integrated Services, Technology Contract (

    09/15/2015 09:07 AM

    NASA has awarded the Mechanical Integrated Services and Technology contract to ATA Aerospace, Joint Venture of Albuquerque, New Mexico, for mechanical engineering and related services at the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.

  • USAID, NASA Officials and Astronauts Discuss Connecting Space to Village (

    09/14/2015 03:24 PM

    USAID will host a town hall from 10 to 11 a.m. EDT on Thursday, Sept. 17 to discuss its partnership with NASA to use space data to help international development efforts around the world. The event will be held in Washington in the amphitheater of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW.

  • NASA, Honeywell Bring Hip-Hop Education Show to 10 Midwest States (

    09/14/2015 01:39 PM

    NASA and Honeywell are starting the 11th year of their "FMA Live! Forces in Motion" show with a fall 2015 tour designed to ignite students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

  • A Spiral Aurora over Iceland (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    What's happened to the sky? What's happened to the sky?

  • Pluto from above Cthulhu Regio (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    New high resolution images of Pluto are starting to arrive from the outer Solar System. New high resolution images of Pluto are starting to arrive from the outer Solar System.

  • Bright Spots Resolved in Occator Crater on Ceres (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    What created these bright spots on Ceres? What created these bright spots on Ceres?

  • A Plutonian Landscape (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    A Plutonian Landscape A Plutonian Landscape

  • Global Ocean Suspected on Saturns Enceladus (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    Do some surface features on Enceladus roll like a Do some surface features on Enceladus roll like a

  • A Prominence on the Sun (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    This eerie landscape This eerie landscape

  • Pickering's Triangle in the Veil (

    12/31/1969 05:00 PM

    Pickering's Triangle in the Veil Pickering's Triangle in the Veil