Media Invited to June 21 Science, Safety Briefings on August Total Solar Eclipse

For the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will cross the entire nation Aug. 21. Representatives from NASA, other federal agencies,...

NASA Hosts Briefing on Latest Results of Exoplanet-Hunting Mission

NASA will hold a media briefing at 11 a.m. EDT Monday, June 19, to announce the latest planet candidate results from the agency's exoplanet-hunting...

NASA Selects Safety, Mission Assurance Support Contractor

NASA has selected Bastion Technologies, Inc. (BTI), of Houston, to provide safety and mission assurance support services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center...

Media Invited to NASA’s Kepler and K2 Mission Science Conference

NASA invites members of the media to attend the fourth Kepler and K2 Science Conference held June 19-23. The weeklong science conference will take...

NASA Television to Cover International Space Station Cargo Ship Launch, Docking

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of a Russian cargo spacecraft delivering almost three tons of food, fuel and...

Three DIY CubeSats Score Rides on NASA’s First Flight of Orion, Space Launch System

NASA's Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) has awarded rides for three small spacecraft on the agency's newest rocket, and $20,000 each in prize money,...

NASA Awards Universal Stage Adapter Contract for Space Launch System Rocket

NASA has selected Dynetics, Inc. of Huntsville, Alabama, to develop and build a universal stage adapter for the agency’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket....

NASA’s Newest Astronaut Recruits to Conduct Research off the Earth, For the Earth and...

After receiving a record-breaking number of applications to join an exciting future of space exploration, NASA has selected its largest astronaut class since 2000....

Maryland Students to Speak to NASA Astronaut on Space Station

Students at Leeds Elementary School in Elkton, Maryland, will speak with a NASA astronaut living and working aboard the International Space Station at 9:30...

NASA Selects Three Aeronautics Teams to Explore ‘Ambitious’ Ideas

Three teams of NASA researchers who have dreamed up potential solutions for pieces of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) puzzle have received the nod...

New NASA Experiments, Research Headed to International Space Station

Major experiments that will look into the human body and out into the galaxy are on their way to the International Space Station aboard...

Vice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Johnson Space Center for Astronaut Class Announcement

Vice President Mike Pence will visit NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston on Wednesday, June 7, to welcome America’s newest astronaut candidates, chosen from...

Media Invited to Demonstrations of NASA Drone Traffic Management Technologies

NASA’s three-week national campaign to further test and refine its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) technologies continues, and media are invited to...

U.S. Cargo Ships to Depart, Arrive at International Space Station

With the delay of SpaceX’s eleventh commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station to Saturday, June 3, two NASA commercial provider cargo...

NASA TV Coverage Set for Return of Two Space Station Crew Members

Two crew members on the International Space Station are scheduled to depart the orbital outpost Friday, June 2. Coverage of their departure and return...