ECLSS put to test for commercial crew missions

SpaceX photographEngineers work inside the ECLSS Module at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California. Extensive evaluations are underway on the life support systems vital to...

New Boeing satellite will increase connectivity throughout Asia Pacific

Boeing will build a 702 satellite to expand communication for mobile telephone, data and internet users throughout the Asia-Pacific region. The satellite, owned and operated...

NASA selects proposals for first-ever space technology research institutes

NASA photographHigh performance materials and structures are needed for safe and affordable next generation exploration systems such as transit vehicles, habitats, and power...

SpaceX returns to flight with delivery of 10 satellites to orbit

Photograph courtesy of Iridium CorporationThe Iridium NEXT satellites are encapsulated prior to launch. SpaceX celebrated a successful return to flight of the company's Falcon...

NASA research is key to future of air transportation

NASA photographShin speaks to attendees of the Chairman’s Luncheon for the Transportation Research Board, which represents transportation on land, sea or air. In the...

NASA’s Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel releases 2016 annual report

The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel, an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, has issued its 2016 annual report examining NASA's safety performance...

NASA 2017 – Building the Future

https://youtu.be/cTULoZggpcw NASA looks forward to 2017. For more information on NASA in 2016 and beyond, visit: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-reveals-the-unknown-in-2016

DARPA provides state-of-the-art bionic arms to Walter Reed

https://youtu.be/hEltvQx583g The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is making available to military amputees the first production versions of a groundbreaking upper-limb prosthesis, according to a...

A new home on Mars: NASA Langley’s icy concept for living...

NASA photograph When astronauts set foot on Mars, they may stay for months rather than days as they did during Apollo missions to the moon....

Boeing WGS-8 satellite nearly doubles bandwidth for military users

Boeing’s eighth Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) satellite will provide nearly twice as much communications bandwidth as previous WGS satellites due to an upgraded digital...