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Russian space station cargo ship launch, docking to air on NASA...

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of an unpiloted Russian cargo spacecraft, Progress 63P, to resupply the International Space...

Launch, docking returns ISS crew to full strength

NASA photograph by Aubrey GemignaniExpedition 47 crew members Flight Engineer Jeff Williams of NASA, Soyuz Commander Alexey Ovchinin of the Russian space agency...

NASA selects educators to fly with astronomers on SOFIA

NASA has selected 11 educator teams for its 2016 Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program. The program is a professional development opportunity for educators designed to improve...

Educators learn about space station research

NASA photograph by Lauren HughesRegional educators learned about the space station research being conducted. Shown is one of the teachers donning an astronaut's...

New probe could improve sonic boom investigation

An air data probe intended to improve investigation of sonic booms is flying on the F-15B aircraft at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center. Calif. NASA's...

SOFIA indicates star eruptions create, scatter elements with earth-like composition

Observations made with NASA’s flying observatory, the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy indicate that nova eruptions create elements that can form rocky planets, much...

NASA targets early April for eighth SpaceX cargo launch

NASA photographExpedition 39 crew members captured this image of the arrival, capture and berthing of the SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule at the International...

Astronaut Scott Kelly to retire from NASA in April

NASA astronaut and one-year crew member Scott Kelly will retire from the agency, effective April 1. Kelly joined the astronaut corps in 1996 and currently...

NASA targets May 2018 launch of Mars InSight mission

NASA/JPL-Caltech imageNASA has set a new launch opportunity, beginning May 5, 2018, for the InSight mission to Mars. This artist's concept depicts the...

NASA recognizes outstanding small businesses with industry awards

The winners of the Fiscal Year 2015 agency-level Small Business Industry Awards were announced March 8 during the spring 2016 NASA Industry Forum meeting...