NASA to Participate in Exercise Simulating Asteroid Impact

This image was captured by the International Space Station Expedition 59 crew as they orbited 400 kilometers above Quebec, Canada. Right of center, the...

A Diamond Necklace of Cosmic Proportions

By ESA/Hubble April 25, 2021 Hubble Space Telescope image of PN G054.2-03.4, also known as the Necklace Nebula. Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, K. Noll The interaction of...

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Completes Third Flight

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter can be seen hovering during its third flight on April 25, 2021, as seen by the left Navigation Camera aboard...

NASA’s Gateway Lunar Outpost to Improve Radiation Detection for Artemis Astronauts

NASA’s Gateway Lunar Outpost. Credit: NASA NASA’s Gateway lunar outpost will address one of the biggest concerns for space travel beyond Earth’s orbit by measuring...

How NASA and SpaceX Will Get People From Earth to Mars...

This artist’s concept depicts astronauts and human habitats on Mars. NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover carries a number of technologies that could make Mars safer...

NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover Produces Oxygen on Another Planet for the...

Technicians at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory lowered MOXIE into the belly of the Perseverance rover prior to launch. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Thanks to an MIT-designed instrument...

Don’t Miss the Next Full Moon – A Pink “Supermoon”

Credit: NASA/Bill Dunford The Next Full Moon is the Pink Moon, the Sprouting Grass Moon, the Egg Moon, the Fish Moon, the Paschal Moon (for...

Space Launch System Core Stage Heads to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center

Credit: NASA The first core stage of NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket departs Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, following completion of the Green Run series...

Breakthrough Astrophysics Code Rapidly Models Stellar Collisions

  Credit: Sagiv Shiber, LSU “Octo-Tiger,” a breakthrough astrophysics code, simulates the evolution of self-gravitating and rotating systems of arbitrary geometry using adaptive mesh refinement and...

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Delivers 1st Complete View of Venus’ Orbital...

Images from the WISPR instrument — short for Wide-field Imager for Solar Probe — on board NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft have provided the...