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New VIPER lunar rover to map water ice on Moon

NASA is sending a mobile robot to the South Pole of the Moon to get a close-up view of the location and concentration of...

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Spacecraft successfully completes rendezvous, berthing with ISS

NASA photographNorthrop Grumman’s Cygnus spacecraft is shown moments after capture by the International Space Station’s robotic arm. Northrop Grumman announced Nov. 19 announced...

SOFIA finds cool dust around energetic active black holes

Researchers at the University of Texas San Antonio using observations from NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, found that the dust surrounding active,...

Advanced imaging reconnaissance satellite launched from Vandenberg

Photograph by Peter MerlinThe NROL-71 prior to launch. Following a long string of delays, the nation's newest advanced imaging satellite launched into orbit from...

What looks good on paper may look good in space

https://youtu.be/tpc9fF8idAU An ancient art form has taken on new shape at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. Origami, the Japanese tradition of paper-folding, has inspired...

New heart, DNA research in space benefiting health

NASA photographAstronaut Kate Rubins works to set up a new microscope for the Heart Cells study. New science unloaded from the latest SpaceX Dragon...

U.S. cargo ship set to depart from ISS

NASA photographA SpaceX Dragon spacecraft is set to depart the International Space Station Sept. 17, 2017. The commercial spacecraft will return approximately 3,800...

What does the creation of Space Force mean for military personnel?

Q: Are Air Force Space Command personnel now in the Space Force? A: The personnel who belonged to Air Force Space Command are now assigned...

NASA prepares Artemis I SLS rocket stage for move to Pegasus...

Teams at NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans moved the core stage, complete with all four RS-25 engines, for NASA’s Space Launch System...

NASA selects proposals to demonstrate smallsat technologies to study interplanetary space

NASA has selected two proposals to demonstrate small satellite technologies to improve science observations in deep space, which could help NASA develop better models...