Orion Passes Key NASA Flight Review – “GO” for Maiden Test Flight on Dec. 4
At NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the agency's Orion spacecraft pauses in front of the spaceport's iconic Vehicle Assembly Building as it is transported to Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. After arrival at the launch pad, ...
US Navy ready to support EFT-1 Orion's splashdown
NASA's Innovative Ground Collision Avoidance System Could Save Hundreds ...
EDWARDS< CALIF – NASA Project Manager Mark Skoog, chief engineer of the Auto-GCAS project, shares a simulated display of the Ground Collision Avoidance System with attendees of the FlyNASA Social at Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards ...
For school project, next stop is outer space
It looks like a green, high-tech coffee can with tape-measure arms and side solar panels. The contraption contains four separate circuit boards that will measure temperature, acceleration and magnetic fields. It was designed by a team of students at ...
NASA's (Un)Censored Moonwalkers
A big part of going to the Moon was selling the program to the public. Not only was it important for NASA to gain support for the Apollo program, the agency stood to gain nothing by misrepresenting its missions to the taxpayers who were footing the ...
Jupiter's moon Europa looks embryonic in 'remastered' NASA photo
When the primary mission of NASA's Galileo spacecraft ended on December 7, 1997, astronomers decided to give it more work to do -- orbit and study the Jovian moon Europa. Faithfully following instructions, Galileo got to work sending back images and ...
NASA's “Remastered” View of Europa is the Best Yet
NASA remasters stunning image of Jupiter's moon Europa
NASA's 'remastered' view of Europa