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NASA space telescope achieves milestone of successfully withstanding launch stresses

At Northrop Grumman in Redondo Beach, NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope successfully validated its ability to perform key deployments for the first time since...

NASA’s supersonic X-59 QueSST coming together at famed factory

In the high desert of California, where some of the most important aircraft in aviation history have been built and flown, the next airplane...
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NASA’s InSight ‘hears’ peculiar sounds on Mars

Put an ear to the ground on Mars and you'll be rewarded with a symphony of sounds. Granted, you'll need superhuman hearing, but NASA's...

NASA takes delivery of first all-electric aircraft

The first all-electric configuration of NASA’s X-57 Maxwell now is at the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, Calif. The X-57, NASA’s first all-electric...

Air Force scientists discover unique stretchable conductor

The Air Force Research Laboratory has developed liquid metal systems which autonomously change structure so that they become better conductors in response to strain. Conductive...

NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir, crewmates arrive safely at International Space Station

NASA astronaut Jessica Meir and two fellow crew members arrived Sept. 25 for their mission aboard the International Space Station, temporarily increasing the orbiting...

Space Command built for today’s strategic environment

The U.S. Space Command that activated last month is quite different from the U.S. Space Command that stood up when Ronald Reagan was president,...

NASA awards Lockheed Martin contract for six Orion spacecraft

NASA and Lockheed Martin have finalized a contract for the production and operations of six Orion spacecraft missions and the ability to order up...

NASA testing drill to search for Martian life — on its...

NASA has barely scratched the surface of Mars – literally. While past rovers have dug inches into the rusty soils of the Red Planet, NASA...
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Orion spacecraft to face simulated rigors of space in last major...

The recently completed Orion spacecraft for Artemis I will head to Ohio for the final stretch of major testing before integration with the Space...