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NASA’s InSight Lander Records Actual Sounds of Wind on Mars

NASA’s InSight Lander Records Actual Sounds of Wind on Mars

InSight is the first mission dedicated to studying Red Planet's deep interior....

1 day ago, 10:22pm CST

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots a Shiny Object on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Spots a Shiny Object on Mars

Dubbed "Little Colonsay," the object is believed to be a meteorite....

Dec 2 2018, 1:23am CST

NASA’s InSight Lander Takes First Images after Touching Down at Mars

NASA’s InSight Lander Takes First Images after Touching Down at Mars

The new mission arrived at Mars on Monday and appears to be in good shape....

Nov 30 2018, 6:09am CST

NASA’s Parker Probe Makes First Close Approach to Sun

NASA’s Parker Probe Makes First Close Approach to Sun

Humanity's first ever solar mission reached within 15 million miles of the sun's surface on November 5....

Nov 8 2018, 7:38am CST

NASA’s Parker Probe Breaks Record, Gets Closer to the Sun Than Any Spacecraft

NASA’s Parker Probe Breaks Record, Gets Closer to the Sun Than Any Spacecraft

The spacecraft passed 26.55 million miles from the Sun's surface on Oct. 29, setting the new record for closest solar enco...

Nov 2 2018, 11:04am CDT

NASA’s Kepler Spacecraft Wakes up Again

NASA’s Kepler Spacecraft Wakes up Again

The planet-hunter is expected to run out of fuel within months....

Oct 14 2018, 10:43am CDT

NASA’s Voyager 2 Spacecraft is Getting Close to Interstellar Space

NASA’s Voyager 2 Spacecraft is Getting Close to Interstellar Space

Once Voyager 2 exits the heliosphere, it will become only the second human-made object to enter interstellar space....

Oct 6 2018, 12:33pm CDT

NASA’s Solar Probe Flies by Venus on its Way to the Sun

NASA’s Solar Probe Flies by Venus on its Way to the Sun

The spacecraft will fly by Venus seven times throughout the mission....

Oct 4 2018, 6:57am CDT

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Sends First Images to Earth

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Sends First Images to Earth

Parker Probe will travel closer to the Sun than any spacecraft before and explore its outer surface....

Sep 21 2018, 2:42pm CDT

NASA’s Dawn Mission is Nearing its End

NASA’s Dawn Mission is Nearing its End

Dawn spacecraft explored the two largest bodies in the main asteroid belt and provided new insight into our solar system....

Sep 9 2018, 4:24am CDT

NASA’s Planet-Hunting Spacecraft Kepler Wakes up Again

NASA’s Planet-Hunting Spacecraft Kepler Wakes up Again

NASA continues to monitor the health and performance of the spacecraft....

Sep 7 2018, 9:25am CDT

NASA’s New Planet-hunting Telescope Captures a Distant Comet

NASA’s New Planet-hunting Telescope Captures a Distant Comet

TESS takes stable periodic images of a comet that is located about 29 million miles from Earth....

Aug 11 2018, 9:32am CDT

NASA’s TESS Spacecraft Begins its Search for New Worlds

NASA’s TESS Spacecraft Begins its Search for New Worlds

The mission aims to find most promising exoplanets orbiting our nearest and brightest stars...

Jul 29 2018, 12:01am CDT

NASA’s Curiosity Rover was Unable to Drill Hole into a Hard Mars Rock

NASA’s Curiosity Rover was Unable to Drill Hole into a Hard Mars Rock

The rock target was one of the hardest yet observed in Gale crater...

Jul 22 2018, 9:29am CDT

NASA’s New Horizons Unveils First Global Map of Pluto and Charon

NASA’s New Horizons Unveils First Global Map of Pluto and its Moon Charon

New detailed, high-quality maps are available for use by the public...

Jul 13 2018, 11:46pm CDT

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Refines Its Path to Asteroid Bennu

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Refines Its Path to Asteroid Bennu

The spacecraft has successfully performed a second Deep Space Maneuver as it speeds toward asteroid rendezvous...

Jul 7 2018, 1:44am 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’s Mars Rover Takes Incredible Selfie During Raging Dust Storm

NASA’s Mars Rover Takes Incredible Selfie During Raging Dust Storm

One of the thickest dust storms ever observed on Mars has been spreading for the past weeks...

Jun 20 2018, 1:08pm CDT

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