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01/12/2018Jupiter’s Colorful Cloud Belts
Colorful swirling cloud belts dominate Jupiter’s southern hemisphere in this image captured by NASA’s Juno spacecraft.
10/08/2016NASA's Opportunity Rover to Explore Mars Gully
"NASA's Opportunity Mars rover will drive down a gully carved long ago by a fluid that might have been water, according to the latest plans for the 12-year-old mission. No Mars rover has done that before.
12/21/2011NASA Extends Electrical Systems Engineering Services Contract
- NASA has extended the ordering period and increased the maximum ordering value of the Electrical Systems Engineering Services (ESES) interim contract with MEI Technologies, Inc. of Houston.
02/02/2012Colbert Advocates NASA Space Station Research
- Stephen Colbert, host of the nightly 'The Colbert Report,' said in a new NASA public service announcement released today that he's always been a huge fan of space.
02/18/2005Cosmic Explosion Among the Brightest in Recorded History
- Scientists have detected a flash of light brighter than anything ever detected from beyond our Solar System.
10/29/2010Kepler Mission Manager Update
- The Kepler project team completed another science data download Oct. 23, 2010.
09/15/2017Galileos set to fly on Ariane 6
Four of the latest set of Galileo navigation satellites will be launched on Ariane 6 rockets – ESA’s first contract to use Europe’s new vehicle.
11/17/2009NASA Spacecraft Sees Ice on Mars Exposed by Meteor Impacts
NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed frozen water hiding just below the surface of mid-latitude Mars. The spacecraft's observations were obtained from orbit after meteorites excavated fresh craters on the Red Planet.
01/19/2017NASA Hosts News Conference, Interviews with Next Space Station Crew
Jan. 18, 2017 - NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, Paolo Nespoli of ESA (European Space Agency), and Sergey Ryazanskiy of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, who are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in late spring, will participate in a news conference at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
12/15/2010NASA Scientific Balloons To Return To Flight
- NASA's scientific balloon program is resuming flights this month after an extensive evaluation of its safety processes following a mishap during an April launch attempt from Australia.
03/19/2009JPL Astronomer Assesses Challenges of Finding Life Elsewhere
New research co-led by JPL's Wes Traub discusses how and where NASA's James Webb Space Telescope might look for signs of life.
11/11/2009HTV released from ISS
09/30/2016NASA Awards Contract for Information Technology Support Services
Sept. 29, 2016 - NASA has awarded its Goddard Information Technology Integration Support Services (GITISS) contract to Business Integra, Inc. of Bethesda, Maryland.
02/25/2011NASA Sets Media Credential Deadlines For Next Space Shuttle Flight
- NASA has set media accreditation deadlines for the April space shuttle flight to the International Space Station.
07/19/20162016 Climate Trends Continue to Break Records
July 19, 2016 - Two key climate change indicators -- global surface temperatures and Arctic sea ice extent -- have broken numerous records through the first half of 2016
05/19/2011NASA'S Galaxy Evolution Explorer Finds Dark Energy Repulsive
- A five-year survey of 200,000 galaxies, stretching back seven billion years in cosmic time, has led to one of the best independent confirmations that dark energy is driving our universe apart at accelerating speeds.
06/02/2010NASA Images Show Oil's Invasion Along Louisiana Coast
> By combining data from multiple cameras of JPL's MISR instrument on NASA's Terra satellite, scientists gain new perspectives on the spread of oil into Louisiana's fragile wetlands.
09/11/2014Mission status
As of September 8, 2014, Juno is approximately 416 million miles (670 million kilometers) from Earth. The one-way radio signal travel time between Earth and Juno is currently about 37 minutes. Juno has now travelled 1.42 billion miles (2.3 billion kilometers, or 15.28 AU) since launch.
10/08/2009Masten Space Systems Successfully Launches Rocket to Qualify for Northrop Grumman Lunar Lander Challenge
01/09/2018See-through metals
Astronauts on the International Space Station have begun running an experiment that could shine new light on how metal alloys are formed. How humanity has mastered metallurgy is synonymous with progress, with historians labelling periods such as the...
08/10/2010NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Issues Statement On The Death Of Former Senator Ted Stevens And Monday's Plane Crash In Alaska
- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden Issues Statement On The Death Of Former Senator Ted Stevens And Monday's Plane Crash In Alaska
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