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Donald Trump will Cut NASA’s Climate Change Budget for Moon Missions

Donald Trump will Cut NASA’s Climate Change Budget for Moon Missions

The new President-elect Donald Trump will cut NASA’s climate change budget. This is bad news for those who want to be progressi...

Nov 21 2016, 10:23am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Weird Metallic Meteorite on Mars Surface

The meteorite has been named "Egg Rock" because of its odd, ovoid shape...

Nov 3 2016, 6:36am CDT

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Study Claims

NASA’s Viking Mission Discovered the Signs of Life on Mars in 1976, Says Study

Researchers reconsidered the results of the Viking LR experiment in light of recent findings on Mars and concluded that the mic...

Oct 22 2016, 8:41am CDT

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Takes on Hurricane Matthew while Satellite Shows Double Eyewall

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Takes on Hurricane Matthew while Satellite Shows Double Eyewall

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center has taken on the brunt of the burden of Hurricane Matthew. Meanwhile, the satellite shows the doubl...

Oct 8 2016, 4:42am CDT

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Captures Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Spots Nebulae that Look Like Star Trek's Starship USS Enterprise

NASA release the image of 'Enterprise' nebulae on the 50th anniversary of Star Trek...

Sep 11 2016, 3:34am CDT

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spot Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Mission Spots Ice Volcano on Dwarf Planet Ceres

A couple of icy volcanoes have been spotted on the surface of Ceres by NASA’s Dawn Mission....

Sep 2 2016, 7:54am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Beams Stunning 360-Degree Panorama of Mars ‘Murray Buttes’

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Beams Stunning 360-Degree Panorama of Mars ‘Murray Buttes’

Rover captures an incredible view as it nears the peak called "Murray Buttes" on lower Mount Sharp....

Aug 20 2016, 7:43am CDT

NASA’s EPIC Video Shows an Entire Year on Earth as Seen From Space

NASA’s EPIC Video Shows an Entire Year on Earth as Seen From Space

The two-minute stunning time-lapse video has been created using thousands of images taken from EPIC over the course of one year...

Jul 22 2016, 9:18pm CDT

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

Sun is Spinning Around in NASA’s Dizzying Animation

It is actually NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory that did a 360 and rolled completely around its axis....

Jul 16 2016, 11:42am CDT

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Remain at Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Remain at Ceres

NASA's announces Dawn spacecraft will not be sent to another object in the asteroid belt....

Jul 2 2016, 1:09am CDT

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Enters Autopilot Mode for July 4 Jupiter Burn

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Enters Autopilot Mode for July 4 Jupiter Burn

NASA’s Juno spacecraft will enter autopilot mode for its Jupiter arrival which will occur on July 4th....

Jul 1 2016, 4:33am CDT

NASA Discovers 1284 New Alien Planets

NASA’s Kepler Discovers Biggest Ever Collection of Alien Planets

NASA’s Kepler Mission has detected more than a thousand alien planets in the context of outer space....

May 11 2016, 4:33am CDT

NASA’s New Horizon Finds Halo Craters on Pluto

NASA’s New Horizon Finds Halo Craters on Pluto

The image shows a spectacular cluster of bright haloes spreading across Pluto's Vega Terra region....

Apr 24 2016, 3:14am CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Identifies Unique Interstellar Dust from Beyond the Solar System

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Identifies Unique Interstellar Dust from Beyond the Solar System

This is the first time when Saturn's spacecraft has found interstellar dust made of rock-forming materials instead of ice....

Apr 16 2016, 2:48am CDT

NASA’s Kepler Enters Emergency Mode

NASA’s Kepler Enters Emergency Mode

The NASA Kepler spacecraft currently faces a crisis situation far away from the home planet....

Apr 9 2016, 4:58am CDT

NASA’s Rover Captures a Whirling Dust Devil on Mars

NASA’s Rover Captures a Whirling Dust Devil on Mars

A terrifying dust devil is captured by NASA's Opportunity rover....

Apr 4 2016, 9:13am CDT

NASA’S OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Begins Thermal Vacuum Testing

NASA’S OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Begins Thermal Vacuum Testing

NASA’S OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft has begun thermal vacuum testing, bringing it another step closer to heading into space....

Mar 22 2016, 8:28am CDT

InSight Mars lander

InSight, NASA’s Lander for Mars May Never Get off the Ground; Here’s Why

NASA’s Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport – also known as InSight, was constructed t...

Feb 10 2016, 12:08pm CST

Pluto’s Mysterious Floating Hills Revealed

NASA’s New Horizon Captures Mysterious Floating Hills on Pluto

A series of strange and weird floating hills have been spotted on the surface of the planet Pluto. They have intrigued scientis...

Feb 5 2016, 8:00am CST

Juno

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Executes Maneuver Enroute to Jupiter

Powered by solar energy, NASA’s Juno spacecraft has performed a maneuver necessary to right its flight path to Jupiter; the nec...

Feb 4 2016, 8:26am CST

NASA’s SLS to Carry Satellite Payloads into Deep Space As Agency Prepares For Crewed Missions

NASA’s SLS to Carry Satellite Payloads into Deep Space As Agency Prepares For Crewed Missions

NASA’s new rocket, Space Launch Systems (SLS), will be launching off to deep space in 2018 as NASA prepares the ground for crew...

Feb 3 2016, 1:39pm CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Snaps Selfie on Martian Dune

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Snaps Selfie on Martian Dune

The latest image is a combination of 57 separate images and at least a third that has been beamed back to Earth since the start...

Feb 2 2016, 5:22am CST

NASA’s Super Guppy Transports Orion Spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center

NASA’s Super Guppy Transports Orion Spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center

NASA’s Super Guppy spacecraft is to lend a friendly piggyback ride to the Mars-bound Orion vehicle to Kennedy Space Center in F...

Feb 2 2016, 3:39am CST

NASA’s Animation Shows 135 Years of Global Warming in Just 30 Seconds

NASA’s Animation Shows 135 Years of Global Warming in Just 30 Seconds

The video maps global warming trends from 1880 to 2015 and reflects how temperatures continue to rise as the years go by....

Jan 25 2016, 9:48pm CST

NASA astronauts

NASA’s Commercial Crew Program: Boeing and SpaceX Release Goals For 2016

NASA is set to resume human spaceflights soon under its Commercial Crew Program, with launches taking off for the International...

Jan 22 2016, 10:29am CST

Juno spacecraft

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Attains Highest Distance from Sun at 793 Million Kilometers

On Wednesday, January 13, NASA’s Juno spacecraft reached 493 million miles or 793 million kilometers away from the sun – the fa...

Jan 14 2016, 5:37am CST

2016 Postal Stamps Honor NASA’s New Planetary Discoveries

2016 Postal Stamps Honor NASA’s New Planetary Discoveries

A series of postage stamps for the year 2016 are honoring NASA’s new planetary discoveries....

Jan 2 2016, 1:57pm CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Piles of Silica on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Piles of Silica on Mars

High concentrations of silica indicates water activity on Mars....

Dec 19 2015, 2:15am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Investigates Mars Sand Dunes for the First Time

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Studies Mars Sand Dunes for the First Time

Rover captures close up images of the dark dunes. This is the first time a rover is investigating extraterrestrial active dunes...

Dec 12 2015, 8:48pm CST

Saturn's moon, Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Provides Images of Saturn’s Moon Titan during Flyby

Saturn’s moon, Titan, had always been puzzling to scientists around the world, but NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has provided some...

Dec 8 2015, 6:32pm CST

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope has First Successful Mirror Installation

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope has First Successful Mirror Installation

The James Webb Space Telescope has the first eighteen segment mirror installed successfully and the engineers and scientists ar...

Nov 30 2015, 9:29am CST

Saturn's moon, Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Detects Monstrous Ice Cloud in Titan, Saturn’s Moon

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has discovered a huge cloud of ice or frozen compounds on Saturn’s moon, Titan, around the southern p...

Nov 13 2015, 8:44am CST

Gamma-ray pulsar

NASA’s Fermi Satellite Finds Gamma-Ray Pulsar in Tarantula Nebular, another Galaxy

Taking advantage of NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, researchers have been able to detect gamma-ray pulsar in the Tarant...

Nov 13 2015, 6:07am CST

Enceladus

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft to Flyby Saturn’s Moon Enceladus, Experts Discuss Event

A team of NASA experts will be discussing the event of Cassini spacecraft’s flyby of Saturn’s moon Enceladus on Wednesday, Octo...

Oct 26 2015, 11:57am CDT

NASA’s Scott Kelly Breaks U.S. Record for Most Time Spent in Space

NASA’s Scott Kelly Breaks U.S. Record for Most Time Spent in Space

Veteran astronaut Scott Kelly is the part of year-long mission on board International Space Station. He has spent his 383rd day...

Oct 17 2015, 7:14am CDT

NASA’s New Horizons Captures New Diverse Images of Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons Captures New Diverse Images of Pluto

The pictures downloaded from the New Horizon shows the planet has a bewildering variety of surfaces....

Sep 11 2015, 5:45am CDT

NASA’s New Horizons Next Target Lies Beyond Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons Next Target Lies Beyond Pluto

NASA’s next target for its probe to examine lies way beyond Pluto....

Aug 29 2015, 5:04am CDT

NASA’s Flying Saucer Suffers Parachute Failure

NASA’s Flying Saucer for Mars Landing Suffers Parachute Failure

NASA tested the Mars Lander vehicle on Monday. Most of the mission went well until a parachute failed. Details about the failur...

Jun 9 2015, 4:58am CDT

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Traverses Martian Terrain

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover Traverses Martian Terrain

NASA’s Curiosity Rover traversed the Martian terrain on the Red Planet recently. The pics of the scene are definitely worth wat...

May 26 2015, 5:13am CDT