Discovery Program


Near-Earth Asteroids Are Key To Earliest Solar System History

Near-Earth Asteroids Are Key To Earliest Solar System History

Thousands of near-Earth asteroids (NEAs) circle us from almost every angle. But null Because a portion of these whirling planet...

Jun 30 2014, 4:51am CDT

Asteroid near earth passes without complications

The asteroid 2014 HQ124 is making its flyby earth today - June 8th Sunday...

Jun 8 2014, 12:18pm CDT

Kepler is Dead in Space

Kepler is Dead in Space

The Kepler telescope with the mission to find other inhabitable planets has technical problems that make it unusable....

May 16 2013, 7:03am CDT

Kepler-62f and Kepler62e Discovered! The Most Earth-Like Alien Planet

Kepler-62f and Kepler-62e Discovered the Most Earth-Like Alien Planet

The discovery of Kepler-62f and Kepler-62e is the greatest land mark NASA has ever achieved in space; this will open ways for s...

Apr 19 2013, 5:02am CDT

Watch NASA Live Coverage of Asteroid 2012 DA14 Online Now

Watch NASA Live Coverage of Asteroid 2012 DA14 Online Now

NASA is reporting live about the Asteroid 2012 DA14 fly by. The broadcast starts at 2pm ET and you can watch it below live onl...

Feb 15 2013, 1:01pm CST

NASA Deep Impact has Impact with Comet

NASA Deep Impact has Impact with Comet

NASA Deep Impact is a success. They hit the comet just before 11 p.m. PDT on Sunday the 3rd. Images of the impact are publish...

Jul 4 2005, 1:36am EST