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Jan 22, 2021, 10:45 ET NASA Invites Media to Next Space Station Cargo Launch With Northrop Grumman

Media accreditation is open for the launch from Virginia of Northrop Grumman's 15th commercial resupply services mission to deliver NASA science...


Jan 19, 2021, 16:55 ET NASA's Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel Releases 2020 Annual Report

The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, issued its 2020 annual report Tuesday examining...


Jan 19, 2021, 15:27 ET NASA Invites Media to Update on Rocket Test for Artemis I Moon Mission

NASA will host a media teleconference at 5:30 p.m. EST today, Tuesday, Jan.19, to discuss the engine test conducted Saturday, Jan. 16, for the Space...


Jan 19, 2021, 10:54 ET NASA TV Coverage Set for January Spacewalks, Preview News Conference

Two NASA astronauts are scheduled to venture outside the International Space Station Wednesday, Jan. 27, and Monday, Feb. 1, for a pair of spacewalks ...


Jan 16, 2021, 22:24 ET NASA Conducts Test of SLS Rocket Core Stage for Artemis I Moon Mission

NASA conducted a hot fire Saturday of the core stage for the agency's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket that will launch the Artemis I mission to the...


Jan 15, 2021, 15:10 ET NASA to Host Virtual Briefing on February Perseverance Mars Rover Landing

NASA is hosting a media briefing on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at 4:30 p.m. EST to discuss the upcoming landing of the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover. The...


Jan 14, 2021, 18:59 ET NASA Science to Host Community Town Hall

NASA's Science Mission Directorate will hold a community town hall meeting with Thomas Zurbuchen, the agency's associate administrator for science,...


Jan 14, 2021, 13:20 ET 2020 Tied for Warmest Year on Record, NASA Analysis Shows

Earth's global average surface temperature in 2020 tied with 2016 as the warmest year on record, according to an analysis by NASA. Continuing the...


Jan 13, 2021, 11:33 ET NASA TV to Air Hot Fire Test of Rocket Core Stage for Artemis Moon Missions

NASA is targeting a two-hour test window that opens at 5 p.m. EST Saturday, Jan. 16, for the hot fire test of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket ...


Jan 12, 2021, 19:26 ET NASA, Government of Japan Formalize Gateway Partnership for Artemis Program

NASA and the Government of Japan have finalized an agreement for the lunar Gateway, an orbiting outpost that commercial and international partners...


Jan 12, 2021, 12:08 ET NASA, NOAA to Announce 2020 Global Temperatures, Climate Conditions

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12, 2021 Climate researchers from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will release their annual...


Jan 11, 2021, 21:18 ET NASA Accelerates SLS Rocket Hot Fire Test, Invites Media to Pretest Briefing

Following a test readiness review on Monday, NASA is now targeting Saturday, Jan. 16, for the final test in the Green Run test series for the core...


Jan 11, 2021, 11:16 ET NASA Highlights Astrophysics Missions at 'Super Bowl of Astronomy'

Experts from across NASA will discuss topics ranging from black holes to exploding stars to planets beyond our solar system at the 237th meeting of...


Jan 08, 2021, 15:02 ET NASA, FAA Partnership Bolsters American Commercial Space Activities

NASA and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) signed a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) reaffirming the agencies' longstanding relationship ...


Jan 07, 2021, 11:55 ET NASA, NSF Sign Agreement to Advance Space, Earth, Biological, Physical Sciences

NASA and the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) have signed a memorandum of understanding affirming the agencies' intent to continue their...


Jan 05, 2021, 17:32 ET NASA Astronauts Aboard Space Station to Answer Questions from STEM Students

Students from across the country will have an opportunity this week to ask questions of NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The...


Jan 05, 2021, 12:36 ET NASA Highlights Innovation, Technology at Virtual SciTech Forum

Experts from across NASA will participate in the 2021 American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) SciTech Forum beginning Monday, Jan....


Jan 04, 2021, 13:27 ET NASA to Air Departure of Upgraded SpaceX Cargo Dragon from Space Station

The SpaceX Dragon that arrived to the International Space Station on the company's 21st resupply services mission for NASA is scheduled to depart on...


Jan 04, 2021, 13:11 ET University Students Present Ideas to Shed Light on Unexplored Areas of the Moon

University students from across the United States will present their innovative concepts for lunar payloads that could be used to help NASA explore...


Dec 29, 2020, 12:22 ET NASA Television to Air Departure of Northrop Grumman's Cygnus from Space Station

Northrop Grumman's uncrewed Cygnus spacecraft is scheduled to depart the International Space Station on Wednesday, Jan. 6, more than three months...


Dec 28, 2020, 12:19 ET Young Students Send Questions to Astronauts Aboard Space Station

Students from across the country will have an opportunity this week to hear from NASA astronauts aboard the International Space Station. The...


Dec 21, 2020, 19:06 ET NASA Discoveries, R&D, Moon to Mars Exploration Plans Persevere in 2020

In 2020, NASA made significant progress on America's Moon to Mars exploration strategy, met mission objectives for the Artemis program, achieved...


Dec 17, 2020, 18:46 ET NASA Awards Contract for X-59 Community Overflight Operations

NASA has selected Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company of Palmdale, California, to provide support for the community overflight response phase of the...


Dec 17, 2020, 18:27 ET NASA Awards Contract for Cold Stowage II

NASA has awarded a contract to the University of Alabama at Birmingham to provide a suite of freezers to maintain a controlled temperature...


Dec 17, 2020, 17:22 ET NASA Names Astronaut Reid Wiseman New Chief of Astronaut Office

NASA's Director of Flight Operations Steve Koerner has appointed veteran astronaut Reid Wiseman as chief of the Astronaut Office. Wiseman takes the...