January 2024 Retirements

14.02.2024 15:06, NASA Breaking News

Robert Paulin Aerospace Test Branch, retired Jan. 3, 2024, with 40 years of NASA service. James Douglas Kiser (Not Pictured) Ceramic and Polymer Composites Branch, retired Jan. 12, 2024, with 41 years of NASA service.

SpaceX delays California launch of 22 Starlink satellites to Feb. 15

14.02.2024 15:00, SPACE.com

SpaceX plans to launch 22 more of its Starlink internet satellites on Thursday (Feb. 15).

NASA Trains Teachers on Upcoming Solar Eclipse

14.02.2024 14:34, NASA Breaking News

On Monday, April 8, Northeast Ohioans will get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see a total solar eclipse. During this rare natural phenomenon, the Moon will pass between the Sun and Earth, completely blocking the face of the Sun and darkening the...

NASA Trains Teachers on Upcoming Solar Eclipse

14.02.2024 14:34, NASA Breaking News

On Monday, April 8, Northeast Ohioans will get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see a total solar eclipse. During this rare natural phenomenon, the Moon will pass between the Sun and Earth, completely blocking the face of the Sun and darkening the...

NASA Participates in “Ohioans in Space” Painting Unveiling

14.02.2024 14:33, NASA Breaking News

Representatives from NASA Headquarters and NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland participated in the unveiling of the “Ohioans in Space” painting at a large gala at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus on Jan. 24. The portrait, which depicts...

NASA Participates in “Ohioans in Space” Painting Unveiling

14.02.2024 14:33, NASA Breaking News

Representatives from NASA Headquarters and NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland participated in the unveiling of the “Ohioans in Space” painting at a large gala at the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus on Jan. 24. The portrait, which depicts...

NASA’s Day of Remembrance

14.02.2024 14:32, NASA Breaking News

Every year on NASA’s Day of Remembrance, the agency pauses to honor the sacrifice of the NASA family members who gave their lives to advance the cause of exploration. Employees remember friends and colleagues, including the crews of Apollo 1 and...

NASA’s Day of Remembrance

14.02.2024 14:32, NASA Breaking News

Every year on NASA’s Day of Remembrance, the agency pauses to honor the sacrifice of the NASA family members who gave their lives to advance the cause of exploration. Employees remember friends and colleagues, including the crews of Apollo 1 and...

Best solar viewing kit 2024: Observe the April 8 solar eclipse

14.02.2024 14:21, SPACE.com

Ahead of the upcoming solar eclipse on April 8, we've rounded up the best solar viewing equipment including solar glasses, telescopes, binoculars and filters....

The moon and Jupiter go on a Valentine's Day date in the night sky tonight

14.02.2024 14:00, SPACE.com

The moon and Jupiter have a hot date for Valentine's Day tonight, appearing close together in the night sky for most of the evening....

Stars Sparkle in New Hubble Image

14.02.2024 13:49, NASA Breaking News

This new NASA Hubble Space Telescope view shows the globular cluster NGC 2298, a sparkling collection of thousands of stars held together by their mutual gravitational attraction. Globular clusters are typically home to older populations of stars,...

SpaceX launching secret national security mission for US Space Force today

14.02.2024 12:00, SPACE.com

SpaceX plans to launch the mysterious USSF-124 mission for the U.S. Space Force today (Feb. 14), and you can watch it live....

SpaceX deorbiting 100 older Starlink satellites to 'keep space safe and sustainable'

14.02.2024 12:00, SPACE.com

SpaceX announced it will deorbit 100 of its first-generation Starlink satellites in order to lower the number of spacecraft that might fail and become non-maneuverable....

SpaceX delays launch of private Intuitive Machines moon lander due to methane fuel issue

14.02.2024 06:39, SPACE.com

SpaceX postponed the launch of a private moon lander built by Intuitive Machines late Tuesday (Feb. 13) due to a fuel temperature issue on the spacecraft....

Valentine's Day 2024 means 3 rocket launches, a SpaceX doubleheader and a moon probe for space lovers

14.02.2024 00:57, SPACE.com

With up to three rocket launches possible on Feb. 14, including at least two by SpaceX, Valentine's Day 2024 is shaping up to be a space lover's dream....

NASA Johnson Director to Discuss Exploration Park at ASCENDxTexas

14.02.2024 00:07, NASA Breaking News

Feb. 13, 2024 MEDIA ADVISORY: J24-002 NASA Johnson Director to Discuss Exploration Park at ASCENDxTexas Media are invited to attend an event with NASA taking place as part of ASCENDxTexas on Thursday, Feb. 15. Vanessa Wyche, director of NASA’s...

Apes ponder their place in the universe in 'Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes' trailer (video)

13.02.2024 23:00, SPACE.com

20th Century Studios just released a new trailer for 'Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes.' See it here.

New NASA Mission will Study Ultraviolet Sky, Stars, Stellar Explosions

13.02.2024 22:10, NASA Breaking News

As NASA explores the unknown in air and space, a new mission to survey ultraviolet light across the entire sky will provide the agency with more insight into how galaxies and stars evolve. The space telescope, called UVEX (UltraViolet EXplorer),...

SpaceX stacks giant Starship rocket ahead of 3rd test flight (video, photos)

13.02.2024 22:09, SPACE.com

SpaceX recently stacked the two stages of its huge Starship rocket to prep for the vehicle's third-ever liftoff, which may be just a few weeks away....

Our luscious blue Earth used to be a frozen snowball

13.02.2024 22:00, SPACE.com

More than 700 million years ago, our planet would have been unlivable due to an extreme ice age, and Australian geologists have a suggestion as to how this could have happened....