NASA Invites Media to View New Mission to Study the Frontier of Space

21.05.2018 22:17, NASA Breaking News

Media will have the opportunity June 4-5 for tours, interviews and photographs of NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) as it prepares to leave Vandenberg Air Force Base in California for a scheduled mid-June launch from Kwajalein Atoll in...

Steve Jurczyk Appointed NASA Associate Administrator; Krista Paquin Retires; Melanie W. Saunders Named Acting Deputy Associate Administrator

21.05.2018 21:15, NASA Breaking News

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has named Steve Jurczyk as associate administrator, the agency's highest-ranking civil servant position

California Students to Link Up with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

21.05.2018 15:35, NASA Breaking News

Students from Pacoima and San Fernando, California, will have the opportunity to talk with astronauts on the International Space Station on Tuesday, May 22, as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.

NASA Sends New Research on Orbital ATK Mission to Space Station

21.05.2018 11:52, NASA Breaking News

Astronauts soon will have new experiments to conduct related to emergency navigation, DNA sequencing and ultra-cold atom research when the research arrives at the International Space Station following the 4:44 a.m. EDT Monday launch of an Orbital...

UPDATE: NASA, Orbital ATK Now Targeting May 21 for Next Resupply Mission to Space Station

18.05.2018 22:34, NASA Breaking News

Orbital ATK, in conjunction with NASA, has moved the launch of its ninth contracted mission to the International Space Station to no earlier than 4:39 a.m. EDT Monday, May 21, to support further prelaunch inspections and more favorable weather...

NASA Awards Contract for Advanced Computing Services

17.05.2018 23:35, NASA Breaking News

NASA has selected InuTeq LLC of Beltsville, Maryland, to provide world-class, high-performance computing to all NASA missions in support of mission-driven science and engineering.

NASA Awards Contract for Strategic Analysis, Communications Support

17.05.2018 23:21, NASA Breaking News

NASA has selected Abacus Technology Corporation of Chevy Chase, Maryland, to provide research, analysis and communications support services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

NASA Invites Media to Upcoming Launch of Science to Space Station

17.05.2018 17:57, NASA Breaking News

Media accreditation now is open for the launch of the next SpaceX delivery of NASA science investigations, supplies and equipment to the International Space Station, currently targeted for late June.

NASA Satellites Reveal Major Shifts in Global Freshwater

16.05.2018 19:07, NASA Breaking News

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists have combined an array of NASA satellite observations of Earth with data on human activities to map locations where freshwater is changing around the globe and to determine why.

ALMA a VLT nalezli důkazy vzniku hvězd již 250 milionů let po velkém třesku

16.05.2018 19:00, ESO Top News

Astronomové využili pozorování získaná pomocí radioteleskopu ALMA a dalekohledu ESO/VLT ke zkoumání procesů formování hvězd ve velmi vzdálené galaxii MACS1149-JD1. Podařilo se jim prokázat, že hvězdy v této galaxii začaly vznikat v nečekaně rané...

ALMA and VLT Find Evidence for Stars Forming Just 250 Million Years After Big Bang

16.05.2018 19:00, ESO Top News

Astronomers have used observations from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) and ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) to determine that star formation in the very distant galaxy MACS1149-JD1 started at an unexpectedly early stage,...

NASA Television Updates Coverage of Earth-Observing Satellite Duo Launch

16.05.2018 18:01, NASA Breaking News

Media are invited to cover the prelaunch briefing and launch of the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO), NASA’s latest Earth-observing satellite mission.

A space ant fires its lasers

16.05.2018 14:00, ESA Top News

A rare phenomenon connected to the death of a star has been discovered in observations made by ESA’s Herschel space observatory: an unusual laser emission from the spectacular Ant Nebula, which suggests the presence of a double star...

Rendezvous alley

16.05.2018 01:45, ESA Top News

Technology image of the week: This track-mounted robotic arm enables real-world testing of close approach techniques for satellites, asteroids or planetary bodies

NASA Awards Protective Services Contract

15.05.2018 22:22, NASA Breaking News

NASA has selected Alutiiq Advance Security Solutions, LLC of Anchorage, Alaska, to provide protective services at several agency facilities.

NASA Announces New Director of Johnson Space Center

14.05.2018 21:41, NASA Breaking News

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine announced Monday the selection of Mark Geyer as the next director of the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.

Old Data Reveal New Evidence of Europa Plumes

14.05.2018 17:47, NASA Breaking News

Scientists re-examining data from an old mission bring new insights to the tantalizing question of whether Jupiter’s moon Europa has the ingredients to support life.

Our galaxy’s heart

14.05.2018 12:45, ESA Top News

Space Science Image of the Week: A unique view of our galaxy

Mars Helicopter to Fly on NASA’s Next Red Planet Rover Mission

11.05.2018 22:03, NASA Breaking News

NASA is sending a helicopter to Mars. The Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, will travel with the agency’s Mars 2020 rover mission, currently scheduled to launch in July 2020, to demonstrate the viability and potential of...

NASA Television to Air Coverage of Earth-Observing Satellite Duo Launch

11.05.2018 21:00, NASA Breaking News

Media are invited to cover the prelaunch briefing and launch of the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO), NASA’s latest Earth-observing satellite mission. The briefing on Thursday, May 17, and launch on Saturday, May 19,...