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 12-22
  • Will space shuttle -- and bucket list -- ever get off the ground?

     
    I???m still waiting to scratch off the first item from my Florida bucket list. The Space Shuttle Endeavour hasn???t been a willing accomplice. After living here 20 years, I want to write about some quintessential Florida things I???ve never done......
  • Wallops to test crew escape system Wednesday A.M.

     
    There's an interesting launch planned for early Wednesday at the NASA Wallops Flight Facility, down on Virginia's Eastern Shore. It's not one that will be visible for hundreds of miles around, but it does mark an important milestone for manned......
  • Clouds are gone; go look for Mercury

     
    Okay Space Cadets ... here's your assignment for tonight. Our long nightmare of endless overcast is over, and the planet Mercury is making one of its best appearances of the year. I want you all out there after sunset tonight......
  • Swamp Sunrise

     
    Good morning. Here are a few Washington events of note for Wednesday, May 14. President Bush meets in Jerusalem with President Shimon Peres of Israel and Prime Minister Ehud Olmert. The Labor Department is releasing the Consumer Price Index......
  • China quake, Florida fires from space

     
    Satellite imagery can help us visualize large-scale events in ways that TV pictures - even those shot from helicopters - cannot.Here is a satellite view of the smoke from the Florida wildfires, which is easily seen from space. The smoke......
  • Sunny days wind down; T-storms Saturday

     
    The photo shot yesterday by NASA's Terra Earth Observing satellite shows just how brilliantly clear skies were yesterday over the Northeast. (Wish they skip superimposing the state borders every now and then, and let us see it the way astronauts......
  • Mars weather: Sunny and minus-22 degrees F.

     
    The weather station aboard the NASA Mars Phoenix lander is up and running. Here's the NASA report on today's conditions:'The weather at the Phoenix landing site on the second day following landing was sunny with moderate dust, with a high......
  • Smoke from NC, VA fires reached MD

     
    As I left work Friday evening I could detect a smoky aroma in the air. And looking out from The Sun's garage on Calvert Street, I noted a pretty thick haze. Maybe you got a whiff of it too, on......
  • California wildires, from space

     
    Those lightning-sparked wildfires that have been plaguing Californians this week are producing enough smoke to be clearly visible from orbit. NASA's Aqua Earth Observing Satellite has sent back a remarkably clear image showing numerous smoke plumes...
  • Jupiter dominates summer sky

     
    This fine spell of dry weather is providing Marylanders with a great opportunity for stargazing. We got home late last night after dinner with the honeymooners and I couldn't help noticing what a great show the moon and Jupiter were putting on......
  • Showers today, but weekend still looks great

     
    Many of us will probably get bypassed, but forecasters do expect scattered showers and possibly thunderstorms this afternoon and this evening as another cold front sweeps through, reinforcing the cooling and drying we've already begun to see in recent...