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NASA's InSight Lander Places its First Instrument on Mars

NASA's InSight Mission Places its First Instrument on Mars

This was the first time a spacecraft robotically placed an instrument on the surface of another planet....

Dec 23 2018, 4:45pm CST

NASA Experiment Shows that Sugar Molecules can Form in Space

NASA Experiment Shows that Sugar Molecules can Form in Space

Researchers were able to create DNA's sugar in a laboratory experiment that replicates extreme conditions in space....

Dec 23 2018, 5:38am CST

NASA Mission Discovers Water on Asteroid Bennu

NASA Mission Discovers Water on Asteroid Bennu

OSIRIS-REx is NASA's first mission to visit a nearby asteroid....

Dec 16 2018, 2:08pm CST

Amazon Cyber Monday Deals 2018 on Lego Sets: Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS, NASA Apollo, The Joker Manor and More

Amazon Cyber Monday Deals 2018 on Lego Sets: Technic Porsche 911 GT3 RS, NASA Apollo, The Joker Manor and More

Big savings on big Lego sets are on sale today....

Nov 26 2018, 5:54am CST

NASA Satellite Sends Back Views of Earth from One Million Miles Away

NASA Satellite Sends Back Views of Earth from One Million Miles Away

The unprecedented observations by DSCOVR satellite are providing more insights into Earth's weather and climate....

Nov 10 2018, 5:31am CST

NASA Figures Out Where the Perfect Rectangular Iceberg was Born

NASA Figures Out Where the Perfect Rectangular Iceberg was Born

The sharp-angled iceberg had a longer, rougher journey than was initially thought....

Nov 9 2018, 6:00pm CST

NASA Release First 8K Video from Space

NASA Releases First 8K Video from Space

The stunning 8K video takes viewers through a variety of experiments and facilities aboard space station....

Nov 4 2018, 6:18am CST

NASA Spacecraft Creeps Closer to Asteroid Bennu

NASA Spacecraft Creeps Closer to Asteroid Bennu

NASA's asteroid sampling spacecraft is scheduled to arrive at primitive asteroid in December, 2018....

Nov 3 2018, 9:56am CDT

NASA CubeSat Captures First Image of Mars

NASA CubeSat Captures First Image of Mars

MarCo aims to relay back data about InSight lander as it enters the Mar's atmosphere and descends to the planet's sur...

Oct 25 2018, 1:06pm CDT

NASA Chooses Names for 21 New Constellations

NASA Chooses Names for 21 New Constellations

Many of those new constellations are named after fictional characters like the Hulk and Godzilla....

Oct 21 2018, 10:00am CDT

NASA Plans to Send Airships to Venus’ Hellish Atmosphere

NASA Plans to Send Airships to Venus’ Hellish Atmosphere

The airship would float around the planet and help us better understand the surface of Venus hidden behind its dense atmosphere...

Oct 18 2018, 7:41am CDT

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....

Oct 14 2018, 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