NASA News - RSS Feed

NASA to Broadcast Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA to Broadcast Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting no earlier than 4:22 a.m. EDT Tuesday, April 30, for the launch of its next resupply mission to the International Space Station.

See full description

NASA Calls for Proposals to Stimulate Sustainable Demand for Low-Earth Orbit Services

NASA Calls for Proposals to Stimulate Sustainable Demand for Low-Earth Orbit Services

NASA wants to work with U.S. industry to ensure that a robust, sustainable orbital economy will endure after launching the first pieces of the International Space Station more than 20 years ago.

See full description

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of April 15, 2019

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of April 15, 2019

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station received a Cygnus commercial resupply ship from Northrop Grumman last week that brought additional science experiments to the orbiting lab.

See full description

Dragons 17th Flight Carries Science to the Space Station

Dragons 17th Flight Carries Science to the Space Station

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft scheduled to launch in late April takes supplies and a variety of scientific experiments to the International Space Station.

See full description

NASA Hosts University Students to Discuss Future of Space Exploration

NASA Hosts University Students to Discuss Future of Space Exploration

NASA is giving university students an opportunity to interact with agency leadership, including NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, as well as astronauts abroad the International Space Station, during a live event 2 p.m. EDT Monday, April 29, at ...

See full description

Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo

Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo

Northrop Grummans Cygnus spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with about 7,600 pounds of science investigations and cargo after launching at 4:46 p.m. EDT Wednesday from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

See full description

Dragons 17th Flight Set to Carry Science to the Space Station

Dragons 17th Flight Set to Carry Science to the Space Station

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft scheduled to launch in late April takes supplies and a variety of scientific experiments to the International Space Station.

See full description

NASA Announces First Flight, Record-Setting Mission

NASA Announces First Flight, Record-Setting Mission

NASA and its International Space Station partners have set a new schedule and new crew assignments that will include the first flight of NASA astronaut Jessica Meir, an extended stay for NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan, and a record-setting flight ...

See full description

NASA ‘Nose Importance of Humans, Robots Exploring Together

NASA ‘Nose Importance of Humans, Robots Exploring Together

The RELL robotic leak detector will enable the International Space Statuib to “sniff out” leaks, helping to protect astronauts.

See full description

Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System Team Wins the 2018 Collier Trophy

Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System Team Wins the 2018 Collier Trophy

The National Aeronautic Association (NAA) announced the Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto GCAS) Team as the recipient of the 2018 Robert J. Collier Trophy.

See full description