• NASA Adds Events to Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing
    on July 16, 2019 at 5:20 pm

    ​NASA is offering new opportunities, in addition to those announced July 2, for America to celebrate with the agency the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 Moon mission and look to the future of exploration on the Moon and Mars. […]

  • NASA to Broadcast Next Space Station Resupply Launch, Prelaunch Activities
    on July 15, 2019 at 9:45 pm

    NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting 7:35 p.m. EDT Sunday, July 21, for the launch of its 18th agency-contracted resupply mission to the International Space Station. Live coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s website Sunday with prelaunch events. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure Support Services
    on July 12, 2019 at 8:42 pm

    NASA has awarded eight contracts for architect-engineering services in support of the Facilities Infrastructure Division at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland. […]

  • NASA Funds Demo of 3D-Printed Spacecraft Parts Made, Assembled in Orbit
    on July 12, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded a $73.7 million contract to Made In Space, Inc. of Mountain View, California, to demonstrate the ability of a small spacecraft, called Archinaut One, to manufacture and assemble spacecraft components in low-Earth orbit. The in-space robotic manufacturing and assembly technologies could be important for America’s Moon to Mars explor […]

  • NASA to Broadcast Launch, Arrival of Astronaut Andrew Morgan at Space Station
    on July 12, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    A multinational crew of space travelers, including NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan, is scheduled to arrive at the International Space Station on Saturday, July 20 – the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic landing on the Moon. NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage of the crew’s launch and arrival. […]

  • NASA Administrator to Talk Moon Landing Anniversary, Moon to Mars Plans
    on July 12, 2019 at 1:55 pm

    Just days before the 50th anniversary of one of humanity’s greatest achievements – astronauts first walking on the Moon – NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT on Monday, July 15. […]

  • NASA, NOAA Invite Media to Preview Study of Fires’ Impact on US Air Quality
    on July 9, 2019 at 5:55 pm

    Media are invited to a behind-the-scenes tour of a joint field campaign led by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to study the impacts of U.S. wildfires and agricultural fires on air quality and climate. […]

  • NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Groundbreaking Astrophysics Mission
    on July 8, 2019 at 8:47 pm

    NASA has selected SpaceX of Hawthorne, California, to provide launch services for the agency’s Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) mission, which will allow astronomers to discover, for the first time, the hidden details of some of the most exotic astronomical objects in our universe. […]

  • Media Invited to News Conference, Interviews with Next Space Station Crew
    on July 8, 2019 at 5:31 pm

    NASA astronaut Jessica Meir, along with crewmates Oleg Skripochka of the Russian space agency Roscosmos and Hazzaa Ali Almansoori of the United Arab Emirates, a Roscosmos spaceflight participant, will discuss the upcoming Expeditions 60 and 61 crew increments aboard the International Space Station at a news conference at 2 p.m. EDT Monday, July 15, […]

  • NASA Scientists, Engineers Honored with Presidential Early Career Awards
    on July 3, 2019 at 6:07 pm

    President Trump has named 18 NASA researchers as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). […]