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Another NASA Space Telescope Shuts Down in Orbit

Another NASA Space Telescope Shuts Down in Orbit

Chandra X-ray Observatory entered safe mode on Wednesday due to a gyroscope failure....

1 day ago, 2:59pm CDT

NASA Balloon Mission Captures Mystifying Electric Blue Clouds

NASA Balloon Mission Captures Mystifying Electric Blue Clouds

Glowing noctilucent clouds are the highest clouds in Earth's atmosphere....

Sep 23 2018, 2:55am CDT

NASA Scientists Identify Three Causes of Drift in Earth’s Spin Axis

NASA Scientists Identify Three Causes of Drift in Earth’s Spin Axis

Using observational data from 20th century, researchers have for the first time identified three processes responsible for this...

Sep 20 2018, 7:23am CDT

NASA Launches Advanced Laser Satellite to Measure Earth’s Ice

NASA Launches Advanced Laser Satellite to Measure Earth’s Ice

ICESat-2 will measure the thickness of ice sheets, glaciers and sea ice in an unprecedented manner....

Sep 16 2018, 2:23pm CDT

3D View Hurricane Florence Released by NASA

3D View Hurricane Florence Released by NASA

The image was created using MISR instrument onboard NASA's Terra satellite....

Sep 16 2018, 5:13am CDT

NASA Tests Umbrella-like Heat Shield for Future Space Missions

NASA Tests Umbrella-like Heat Shield for Future Space Missions

The new flexible heat shield opens like an umbrella....

Sep 14 2018, 1:30pm CDT

Final View of Titan’s Lakes and Seas from NASA's Cassini Spacecraft

Final View of Titan’s Lakes and Seas from NASA's Cassini Spacecraft

Cassini spacecraft obtained the view of Titan's north pole just days before it crashed into Saturn's atmosphere....

Sep 14 2018, 3:16am CDT

NASA Begins Final Assembly on Orion Spacecraft That will Carry Humans Further into Space than Ever Before

NASA Begins Final Assembly on Orion Spacecraft That will Carry Humans Further into Space than Ever Before

NASA's Orion spacecraft will be the first to fly more than 40,000 miles beyond the Moon....

Aug 30 2018, 12:27am CDT

NASA Image Shows How Much of the World is on Fire Right Now

NASA Image Shows How Much of Planet Earth is on Fire Right Now

In United States, over 1.9 million acres have been ablaze....

Aug 28 2018, 3:18am CDT

NASA Says Terraforming Mars is Not Possible

NASA Says that the Cool Idea of Terraforming Mars is Not Possible

There is now no possibility of transforming the inhospitable Martian environment into a breathable one with available technolog...

Aug 6 2018, 12:06am CDT

NASA Records Sound of the Sun

NASA Records Sounds of the Sun

These sounds allow researchers to study a range of complex motions inside the Sun, from solar flares to coronal mass ejections...

Jul 28 2018, 6:28am CDT

NASA Announces Winners of the Third Phase of 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge

NASA Announces Winners of the Third Phase of Mars 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge

NASA awarded five teams a total of $100,000 in Virtual Modeling Stage of NASA’s 3D-Printed Habitat Competition...

Jul 28 2018, 4:38am CDT

NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Just Found a New Type of Aurora on Mars

NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Just Found a New Type of Aurora on Mars

The Martian aurora is caused by protons coming from the solar win....

Jul 26 2018, 11:17pm CDT

NASA Releases Clearest Images Yet of Saturn’s Moon Titan

NASA Releases Clearest Images Yet of Saturn’s Moon Titan

The images are created using 13 years of data acquired by Cassini spacecraft's Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (V...

Jul 22 2018, 12:00am CDT

NASA Satellite will Probe Milky Way Halo in a Quest to Find Universe's Missing Matter

NASA Satellite will Probe Milky Way Halo in a Quest to Find Universe's Missing Matter

HaloSat will search for the universe’s missing matter by studying X-rays from hot gas surrounding our Milky Way galaxy...

Jul 21 2018, 8:18am CDT

NASA Spots ‘Spiders’ on Mars Surface

NASA Spots ‘Spiders’ on Mars Surface

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter takes a stunning image of Martian spiders...

Jul 15 2018, 11:04am CDT

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

So far, researchers have located more than 150 active volcanoes on Io. They believe that many more are waiting to be discovered...

Jul 15 2018, 12:37am CDT

A view of Pluto's highest mountains, via NASA

NASA Releases Stunning Photos Of Pluto, Charon

For the New Horizons spacecraft's third anniversary of its dramatic flyby of Pluto, some amazing new images have been rele...

Jul 14 2018, 11:16am CDT

An artist's rendering of Cassini and Saturn, via NASA

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Just Got An Emmy Nomination

Cassini's death plunge into Saturn has earned it an Emmy nod....

Jul 14 2018, 11:06am CDT

A photograph of Mars, via the European Space Agency

NASA May Have Made A Huge Mistake On Mars

The space agency may have destroyed proof of life on Mars four decades ago, a new report suggests....

Jul 14 2018, 11:00am CDT

NASA Records Weird Sound of Plasma Moving from Saturn to its Moon Enceladus

NASA Records Weird Sound of Plasma Moving from Saturn to its Moon Enceladus

The observations show for the first time that the plasma waves travel on magnetic field lines between Saturn and Enceladus....

Jul 11 2018, 10:35pm CDT

NASA will Study Venus Atmosphere by Using Drones

NASA will Study Venus Atmosphere by Using Drones

NASA has recently partnered with a company to build a drone that could survive in turbulent upper atmosphere of Venus...

Jul 8 2018, 11:39pm CDT

NASA may have Found Meteorite Pieces at Bottom of the Ocean

NASA may have Found Meteorite Pieces at Bottom of the Ocean

If confirmed, it will be the first known recovery of a meteorite from the ocean...

Jul 7 2018, 9:40pm CDT

NASA Installs Cutting-edge Heat Shield on its First Spacecraft to the Sun

NASA Installs Cutting-edge Heat Shield on its First Spacecraft to the Sun

NASA's Parker Solar Probe will get closer to the Sun than any spacecraft has ever gone...

Jul 7 2018, 4:22pm CDT

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Captures Closest Images Ever of Occator Crater

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Captures Closest Images Ever of Occator Crater

The new up-close views of Occator crater from Dawn's current vantage point reveals Ceres bright spots in an unprecedented...

Jul 5 2018, 11:29pm CDT

NASA will Publicly Test Aircraft with Quiet Supersonic Tech This November

NASA will Publicly Test Aircraft with Quiet Supersonic Tech This November

NASA is to Hold Trials of its Silent and Faster-than-Sound Technology this Year. NASA will Fly its New Supersonic Passenger Air...

Jul 3 2018, 8:49am CDT

NASA Again Delays James Webb Space Telescope Launch Until Early 2021

NASA Again Delays James Webb Space Telescope Launch Until Early 2021

The Completion of the James Webb Space Telescope has been Procrastinated Once Again...

Jun 28 2018, 6:21am CDT

International Space Station Is About To Do Something Amazing

International Space Station Is About To Do Something Amazing

The ISS has deployed a satellite that is capable of harpooning space junk....

Jun 24 2018, 12:22pm CDT

NASA Shares Image of Stunning ‘Blue Dune’ on Mars

NASA Shares Image of Stunning ‘Blue Dune’ on Mars

The dune is located in the region of Lyot Crater and has a complex structure....

Jun 24 2018, 12:19pm CDT

NASA Study Explains Why Greenland Glaciers are Melting at Radically Different Rates

NASA Study Explains Why Greenland Glaciers are Melting at Radically Different Rates

NASA's OMG campaign reveals a plume of warm water flowing up the undersides of glacier Tracy...

Jun 23 2018, 8:59am CDT

NASA Scientists Explains the Occurrence of Lightings on Jupiter Planet

NASA Scientists Explains the Occurrence of Lightings on Jupiter Planet

Jupiter’s Lightings are Similar with Earth’s but their Places of Occurrence are Different....

Jun 11 2018, 7:07am CDT

NASA Astronomers Spot Dune Like Formations on Pluto Surface

NASA Astronomers Spot Dune Like Formations on Pluto Surface

Methane Dune Formations Found on Pluto....

Jun 11 2018, 6:01am CDT

NASA Extends Juno’s Jupiter Mission Until 2021

NASA Extends Juno's Jupiter Mission Until 2021

The extended period will provide NASA's Juno spacecraft additional 41 months in orbit around Jupiter....

Jun 10 2018, 12:14pm CDT

NASA Solves 39-year Old Mystery of Jupiter Lightning

NASA Solves 39-year Old Mystery of Jupiter Lightning

Data taken by NASA's Juno spacecraft shows that Jovian lightning looks a lot like what we have on Earth...

Jun 10 2018, 7:00am CDT

According to NASA, There Are Chances Life May Have Existed on Mars

According to NASA, There Are Chances Life May Have Existed on Mars

Curiosity Rover Discovers Organic Molecules on Mars Surface....

Jun 8 2018, 9:51am CDT

NASA Dives into Underwater Volcano in the Search of Life

NASA Dives into Underwater Volcano in the Search of Life

Volcanic activity in Hawaii's Lō`ihi could be similar to that of found in Europa and Enceladus seafloor volcanoes...

Jun 2 2018, 4:09pm CDT

NASA needs Special Psychological Program to Train Astronauts for Mars Mission

NASA needs Special Psychological Program to Train Astronauts for Mars Mission

Team Work is the Key to Get to the Red Planet Mars....

May 28 2018, 9:50am CDT

NASA Camera Melts During a SpaceX Rocket Launch

NASA Camera Melts During a SpaceX Rocket Launch

One of the six NASA cameras destroyed in a fire sparked by the launch...

May 25 2018, 6:11am CDT

NASA Sent This Box to ISS to Create Coldest Spot in The Universe

NASA Sent This Box to ISS to Create Coldest Spot in The Universe

Using Lasers in Space NASA will Create Conditions that Facilitate the Coldest Temperature in the Known Universe to study quantu...

May 22 2018, 7:01am CDT

NASA Satellites Reveal Major Changes in Global Freshwater Supply

NASA Satellites Reveal Major Changes in Global Freshwater Supply

New satellite-based study reveals a disturbing trend in Earth's freshwater distribution...

May 17 2018, 3:39pm CDT