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Huge Dust Storm Strikes NASA’s Opportunity Rover

Huge Dust Storm Strikes NASA’s Opportunity Rover

If the storm persists for too long Opportunity rover can get too cold and may not operate at all...

Jun 10 2018, 3:13pm CDT

NASA’s Twin CubeSats Heading Towards Mars

NASA’s Twin CubeSats Heading Towards Mars

Tiny satellites successfully refined the course for Mars over the past week....

Jun 3 2018, 7:49am CDT

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Get into Lowest-Ever Orbit Above Ceres

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft to Get into Lowest-Ever Orbit Above Ceres

Dawn will reach its new, final orbit above dwarf planet Ceres in early June...

Jun 2 2018, 12:10pm CDT

NASA’s Insight Lander aimed for Mars Fires its Thrusters for the First Time

NASA’s Insight Lander aimed for Mars Fires its Thrusters for the First Time

Deep Exploration Lander Corrects its Trajectory to Reach Mars on Schedule....

May 26 2018, 4:39am CDT

NASA’s RXTE Spacecraft Fall to Earth After 2 Decades in Space

NASA’s RXTE Spacecraft Fall to Earth After 2 Decades in Space

The satellite orbited Earth for years and detected X-rays signals released by some of the most extreme environments in space...

May 20 2018, 3:31pm CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Tests a New Technique to Drill on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Tests a New Technique to Drill on Mars

The Curiosity rover drill is not properly working since December 2016....

May 20 2018, 8:35am CDT

NASA’s Planet Hunter TESS Snaps its First Image

NASA’s Planet-Hunter TESS Snaps its First Image

TESS mission is the next step in NASA's search for planets beyond our solar system...

May 20 2018, 12:01am CDT

NASA’s Atomic Refrigerator will Create Coldest Spot in the Universe on ISS

NASA’s Atomic Refrigerator will Create Coldest Spot in the Universe on ISS

Researchers will use cold conditions on International Space Station to study a broad range of topics...

May 19 2018, 3:29am CDT

NASA’s Portable Nuclear Reactor could Power Missions to Mars

NASA’s Portable Nuclear Reactor could Power Missions to Mars

The system could enable long-duration crewed missions to Mars and beyond...

May 3 2018, 6:36am CDT

NASA’s Orion Spacecraft to Have Over 100 3D Printed Parts

NASA’s Orion Spacecraft to Have Over 100 3D Printed Parts

More Than Hundered 3D Printed Components will be Used in NASA's Orion Spacecraft. US-led manned spaceflight will get 3D Pr...

Apr 18 2018, 5:51am CDT

Final Tests Underway for NASA’s First Mission to the Sun

Final Tests Underway for NASA’s First Mission to the Sun

NASA's Parker Solar Probe will provide humanity with the closest-ever observations of our own star...

Mar 30 2018, 7:43am CDT

NASA’s Kepler Telescope Solves the Mystery Fast and Furious Exploding Star

NASA’s Kepler Telescope Solves the Mystery of Fast and Furious Exploding Star

Researchers found that the star is cocooned inside a dense shell of gas and dust, which ended in a violent explosion unlike a t...

Mar 29 2018, 12:32am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 2,000 Days on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 2,000 Days on Mars Surface

Curiosity landed in August 2012 and has traveled 11.6 miles since than...

Mar 25 2018, 12:43am CDT

NASA’s James Webb Telescope Prepares for Additional Testing

NASA’s James Webb Telescope Prepares for Additional Testing

The science payload recently arrived at Northrop after testing at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston...

Mar 13 2018, 7:18am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Tests New Drill on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Tests New Drill on Mars Surface

The new drilling technique is more freehand and prevents the device from drifting sideways and getting stuck in rock...

Mar 2 2018, 9:26am CST

NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers 100 New Exoplanets

NASA’s Kepler Mission Discovers 100 New Exoplanets

The new discovery brings the total number of exoplanets found with the K2 mission up to almost 300...

Feb 18 2018, 3:03pm CST

NASA’s Gold Mission will Explore the Zone Between Earth and Space

NASA’s GOLD Mission will Explore the Zone Between Earth and Space

The mission aims to understand the fundamental processes that govern near-Earth space and will help predict changes in weather...

Jan 27 2018, 2:19pm CST

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Reveals Swirling Clouds in Jupiter’s Atmosphere

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Reveals Swirling Clouds in Jupiter’s Atmosphere

Juno spacecraft captures a stunning view of the Jupiter's tumultuous atmosphere...

Jan 5 2018, 8:38am CST

NASA’s Next Major Telescope will Provide the Largest Picture Ever Taken of the Universe

NASA’s Next Major Telescope will Provide the Largest Picture Ever Taken of the Universe

With the same depth and clarity as the Hubble, the next telescope is scheduled to launch in mid-2020s...

Dec 31 2017, 1:36pm CST

NASA’s Next Mars Rover will have 23 Eyes

NASA’s Next Mars Rover will have 23 Eyes

New rover will send to Mars in 2020. It is a part of long-term effort of robotic exploration of the Red Planet...

Nov 4 2017, 3:54pm CDT

NASA’s Next Mars Lander will Study the Interior of the Red Planet

NASA’s Next Mars Lander will Study the Interior of the Red Planet

NASA's InSight lander is scheduled to launch May 2018...

Aug 31 2017, 3:51am CDT

NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft Still Sending Data after 40 Years

NASA’s Voyager Spacecraft Still Sending Data after 40 Years

The twin spacecrafts are the most distant human-made objects in space...

Aug 19 2017, 1:44pm CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Set to Begin Final Five Orbits around Saturn

On Sunday, August 13, the spacecraft will make the first of five passes over Saturn's upper atmosphere...

Aug 13 2017, 7:40am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 5 Years of Mars Exploration

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Completes 5 Years of Mars Exploration

Five years later, Curiosity continues to explore Red Planet...

Aug 6 2017, 1:02am CDT

Watch: NASA’s New Solar Panels Roll out Like a Carpet

Watch: NASA’s New Solar Panels Roll out Like a Carpet

NASA tests new flexible and lightweight solar array design in space for the first time...

Jun 20 2017, 7:23pm CDT

NASA’s Juno Mission Reveals New Mysteries at Jupiter

NASA’s Juno Mission Reveals New Mysteries at Jupiter

NASA’s Juno mission has revealed what was previously unknown about the planet Jupiter....

May 26 2017, 5:22am CDT

NASA’s Fermi Telescope Captures Extreme Burst of Gamma Rays from Tropical Storms

NASA’s Fermi Telescope Captures Extreme Burst of Gamma Rays from Tropical Storms

For the first time, researchers analyse flashes of some of the highest-energy light found on Earth...

Apr 29 2017, 3:48pm CDT

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Completes Final Flyby of Titan

NASA’s Cassini Spacecraft Completes Final Flyby of Titan

Cassini flies through Saturn's moon Titan for the last time and transmits images of hydrocorbon seas and lakes...

Apr 25 2017, 12:56pm CDT

NASA’s Mars Orbiter Completes 50,000 Orbits

NASA’s Mars Orbiter Completes 50,000 Orbits

Mar Reconnaissance Orbiter completed its 50,000th orbit on Monday March 27...

Mar 30 2017, 11:59am CDT

Mars Colonization: NASA’s Valkyrie and Origami-Inspired Robots are Shaping the Way

Mars Colonization: NASA’s Valkyrie and Origami-Inspired Robots are Shaping the Way

Although the Valkyrie (R5) robot is never going to set foot on Mars the humanoid space robot created is a glimpse into the futu...

Mar 21 2017, 8:14am CDT

NASA’s MAVEN Spacecraft Changes Course to Avoid Collision with Mars Moon Phobos

NASA’s MAVEN Spacecraft Changes Course to Avoid Collision with Mars Moon Phobos

NASA Mars satellite changed its position to avoid collision with its moon...

Mar 3 2017, 3:27am CST

NASA’s Scientific Balloon Recovered a Year After Flying over Antarctica

NASA’s Scientific Balloon Recovered a Year After Flying over Antarctica

The experimental balloon was carrying a telescope designed to study high-energy particles emitting from the sun's surface...

Feb 25 2017, 12:01pm CST

NASA’s Europa Flyby Mission Moves Forward to Examine Jupiter’s Ocean-Bearing Moon

NASA’s Europa Flyby Mission Moves Forward to Examine Jupiter’s Ocean-Bearing Moon

NASA’s Europa Clipper has entered from Phase A to Phase B for further exploration...

Feb 23 2017, 9:37am CST

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Detects Heartbeat-like Pulsations in a Distant Star

NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Detects Heartbeat-like Pulsations in a Distant Star

A closely orbiting "hot Jupiter" causes unusual vibrations in its host star every time it gets close its orbit...

Feb 15 2017, 12:10am CST

NASA’s EPIC Upgrade will Provide Even Better Images of Earth

NASA’s EPIC Upgrade will Provide Even Better Images of Earth

NASA has upgraded its website that offers incredible views of Earth from space...

Feb 3 2017, 11:24pm CST

Origami Inspires NASA’s New Shape-Shifting Radiator Design

Origami Inspires NASA’s New Shape-Shifting Radiator Design

NASA combines heat-shedding coating with tradional origami technique to make more efficient, foldable radiators...

Feb 2 2017, 12:08pm CST

NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft is on its Way to Next Target after Successful Maneuver

NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft is on its Way to Next Target after Successful Maneuver

The spacecraft performed a short trajectory maneuver on Wednesday that put it on a course for distant Kuiper Belt Object...

Feb 2 2017, 5:43am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots New Meteorite on Mars Surface

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots New Meteorite on Mars Surface

The peculiar rock is the rover's third meteorite find on Red Planet...

Jan 18 2017, 1:09pm CST

NASA’s Hubble Shows Voyagers an Interstellar Road Map

Hubble Provides Voyagers an Interstellar Road Map

NASA’s Voyagers are tracked through Hubble’s mapping of interstellar ecology...

Jan 7 2017, 6:24am CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Discovers Purple-Colored Rocks on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Discovers Purple Rocks on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover discovered some purple-colored stones on the surface of Mars....

Dec 30 2016, 7:12am CST