Aerojet Rocketdyne to mature development of 1-Newton GR-1 thruster

Aerojet Rocketdyne has been selected for a public-private partnership with NASA to mature the design of the 1-Newton GR-1 monopropellant thruster, which uses a...

2016 highlights space technologies used in daily life on Earth

NASA technology is all around us, turning trash into oil, saving women from a deadly complication of childbirth, and putting the bubbles in beer. These...

Rocket launch demonstrates new capability for testing technologies

Photograph courtesy of Spaceport AmericaAn UP Aerospace rocket launched experiments to flight test for NASA's Flight Opportunities Program from Spaceport America in New...

NASA’s Webb Space Telescope receives first mirror installation

NASA photograph by Chris GunnAn engineer at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center worked to install the first flight mirror onto the telescope structure...

NASA announces new public-private partnerships

NASA has secured partnerships with 22 U.S. companies through two solicitations to advance the agency’s goals for robotic and human exploration of the solar...

NASA awards two robots to university groups for R&D upgrades

Humanoid robots will be helpful to astronauts on our journey to Mars, so NASA has awarded prototypes to two universities for advanced research and...

NASA calls for American industry ideas on ARM spacecraft development

NASA imageArtists concept of NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Robotic Mission capturing an asteroid boulder before redirecting it to a astronaut-accessible orbit around Earth's moon. NASA,...