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NASA satellite launched to measure Earth’s ice changes

The mission is a successor to the original Ice, Cloud and Land Elevation Satellite that operated from 2003 to 2009.

16 Sep 2018 11:02 AM

NASA tests foldable heat shield that could assist human Mars landing

The new technology - dubbed the Adaptable Deployable Entry Placement Technology - stores like a folded umbrella inside smaller rockets.

15 Sep 2018 8:48 AM

NASA's Curiosity rover captures panoramic view of dusty Martian skies

NASA's Curiosity rover has beamed back a 360-degree panoramic view of the Martian landscape.

09 Sep 2018 2:28 PM

NASA challenges public to find ways of surviving on Mars

The challenge is for the public to find ways to turn carbon dioxide into compounds which would be useful on Mars.

03 Sep 2018 12:56 PM

Google lets you board the 34-years-old Discovery Space Shuttle

The 360-degree video was captured using Google’s Halo camera, and takes us along with the astronauts.

02 Sep 2018 10:37 AM


NASA is anxious to hear from its dust-silenced Opportunity Mars rover

Flight controllers have been on alert for a message from Opportunity ever since a dust storm enveloped Mars in June and contact was lost.

01 Sep 2018 10:46 AM

At the forefront of change

Huge progress has been made over these decades and the environment is much cleaner in nearly all cities.

01 Sep 2018 12:38 AM

NASA set to launch space laser to track Earth's melting ice

NASA will measure the changes in the heights of Earth’s polar ice in unprecedented detail.

31 Aug 2018 12:59 PM

NASA mission to find how giant Mars mountains formed

Mars has some of the tallest mountains in the solar system.

31 Aug 2018 12:12 PM

Jupiter's Great Red Spot reveals signs of water: NASA

The findings support theoretical and computer-simulation models that have predicted abundant water on Jupiter.

31 Aug 2018 11:57 AM


For first time in decades, astronaut quits NASA training

A NASA astronaut candidate has resigned from training, the US space agency has said.

29 Aug 2018 12:14 PM

NASA's Spitzer telescope completes 15 yrs in space

Spitzer has illuminated some of the oldest galaxies in the universe, revealed a new ring around Saturn and more.

27 Aug 2018 11:59 AM

NASA spacecraft approaches asteroid, snaps first pic

The spacecraft is designed to circle Bennu, and reach out with a robotic arm to

26 Aug 2018 8:26 AM

NASA spacecraft approaches asteroid, snaps first pic

The spacecraft, OSIRIS-REx, has even snapped its first, blurry pic of the cosmic body.

25 Aug 2018 9:06 AM

NASA app lets you click selfies with galaxies

The new Selfies app lets you generate snapshots of yourself in a virtual spacesuit.

23 Aug 2018 1:15 PM


NASA’s head excited about prospects for exploiting water on the moon

The findings mark the first time scientists have confirmed by direct observation the presence of water on the moon’s surface.

23 Aug 2018 9:47 AM

NASA satellite video estimates heavy rains behind Kerala floods

Rainfall accumulations from August 13 to 20, 2018 showed two bands of heavy rain across India.

22 Aug 2018 6:58 PM

NASA administrator expresses full support for Trump ‘space force’ proposal

Bridenstine was among the officials with Trump in June when he called for creation of a new military branch known as the Space Force.

15 Aug 2018 8:37 AM

Amazon droughts reducing forest’s CO2 absorption: Nasa

Without adequate rainfall, these giants can not pump water more than 100 feet up from their roots to their leaves.

14 Aug 2018 12:12 AM

NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

The Parker Solar Probe will fly straight through the wispy edges of the sun’s corona.

13 Aug 2018 9:02 AM