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Testing, training on Boeing Starliner

NASA astronaut Mike Fincke, a veteran of two stays aboard the International Space Station and Space Shuttle mission STS-134, works through a check list inside a...

NASA announces new director of Langley Research Center

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Sept. 9 announced the selection of Clayton Turner as the next director of the agency’s Langley Research Center in...

New models suggest Titan lakes are explosion craters

Using radar data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft, recently published research presents a new scenario to explain why some methane-filled lakes on Saturn's moon Titan...

New Boeing 702X satellites offer unique multi-mission flexibility

Boeing has unveiled its 702X family of software-defined satellites, highlighting a 1,900 kilo variant for geosynchronous orbit. The 702X technology enables operators to adapt to...

NASA’s Mars Helicopter attached to Mars 2020 rover

Engineers attached NASA's Mars Helicopter, which will be the first aircraft to fly on another planet, to the belly of the Mars 2020 rover...
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NASA invites students to name next Mars rover

Starting Sept. 3, K-12 students in U.S. public, private and home schools can enter the Mars 2020 Name the Rover essay contest. One grand prize...

NASA activates Deep Space Atomic Clock

An atomic clock that could pave the way for autonomous deep space travel was successfully activated last week and is ready to begin its...

Northrop Grumman fully assembles NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. – Aug. 28, 2019 – At Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach, Calif., NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope Spacecraft Element and Optical...

Northrop Grumman successfully completes test for NASA’s Orion LAS attitude control...

ELKTON, Md. – Aug. 23, 2019 – Northrop Grumman, along with NASA and Lockheed Martin, announced Aug. 23 that it successfully completed the second...

NASA helps California get ahead of coastal flooding

NASA in cooperation with the U.S. Geological Survey is helping emergency planners in Southern California get a more complete picture of the increasing risk...