RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

NASA

NASA
A collection of news and information related to NASA published by this site and its partners.

Top NASA Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • NASA Langley, NOAA study the birth of hurricanes

    NASA Langley, NOAA study the birth of hurricanes
    At 2 a.m. on Aug. 23, Luke Ziemba strapped himself into a P-3 turboprop aircraft with 14 other scientists and flight crew in Tampa, Fla., and set off to rendezvous with a hurricane. Technically, Cristobal wasn't a hurricane yet, but a tropical...
  • Brazil's Embraer flying high in the United States

    Brazil's Embraer flying high in the United States
    They were just two men trying to sell Brazilian airplanes from Dania Beach. Robert Terry was an independent entrepreneur who dared to represent Brazil's aircraft company, Embraer, in marketing its sole product at the time: the turboprop Bandeirante,...
  • Three NASA Langley scientists receive awards

    Three senior scientists from NASA Langley Research Center were among four researchers honored at a recent ceremony at NASA headquarters in Washington for distinguished service to the country. Bruce Anderson, Thomas Brooks and Lelia Vann were presented...
  • Old Voyager 2 images make stunning video of Neptune's moon Triton

    Old Voyager 2 images make stunning video of Neptune's moon Triton
    Call it a cosmic coincidence. On its quest to reach Pluto, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is crossing Neptune’s orbit today, Aug. 25 -- the same day that the Voyager 2 spacecraft visited the giant icy planet in 1989. In honor of Voyager 2&...
  • NASA image shows north-south disparity of wildfires in California

    NASA image shows north-south disparity of wildfires in California
    A recent image captured by NASA's Aqua satellite provides a stark reminder of how Northern California continues to grapple with a series of wildfires, many of them sparked by lightning, while the southern part of the state enjoys relative calm. As the...
  • Final weeks to see "Space" and save at Da Vinci Science Center

    Final weeks to see "Space" and save at Da Vinci Science Center
    There are only two more weeks to check out the Mars and moon rocks and walk through at a Lunar Base Camp at Da Vinci Science Center’s exhibition “Space: A Journey to Our Future.” Through the end of the exhibition on Sept. 7 visitors...
  • Spacewalking cosmonauts launch satellite, set up studies

    CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. - A pair of Russian cosmonauts began their work week on Monday floating outside the International Space Station to toss out a small satellite for a university in Peru, install science experiments and tackle some housekeeping chores....
  • Mathews man, former pilot envisions changing space flight

    Mathews man, former pilot envisions changing space flight
    Bill Crowe speaks passionately about physics and aviation, although he admits that many people don't understand the language. "It's OK," he said. "The people that need to understand it will understand it." The bookshelves in the office of his...
  • As Messenger nears crash landing on Mercury, scientists racing to collect best data yet

    As Messenger nears crash landing on Mercury, scientists racing to collect best data yet
    NASA's Messenger spacecraft has swung around its namesake planet for three years, beaming observations of Mercury back to Earth, but next March it will smash into the cratered surface it has been studying from afar. The satellite's oblong orbit around...
  • Soaring entertainment at the Lehigh Valley AirShow

    At times during air-show performances, the four aircraft in the Black Diamond Jet Team are so close together that they look like they could touch wings. While that proximity might give air traffic controllers nightmares, such precision flying promises...
  • Boeing says completed key design review for space taxi

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Boeing Co has completed a key review of its design for a new commercial venture to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, making it the only one of four rival bidders to finish the NASA work on time, company officials...