Discovering Neptune

On the night 175 years ago on Sept. 23-24, 1846, astronomers discovered Neptune, the eighth planet…

PIA24868: Pamukkale, Turkey

           Target: Earth Mission:  Terra Instrument:  ASTER Image Credit: NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team…

Seeing the Earth's Glow From Space

The atmospheric glow blankets the Earth’s horizon beneath the stars as the International Space Station orbited…

Lucy Is Going to Space!

Lucy will be the first space mission to study the Trojan asteroids. Click here…

Astronaut Akihiko Hoshide Conducts DNA Sequencing Aboard Station

Space Station Commander Akihiko Hoshide of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency conducts research using DNA sequencing. …

PIA24540: Delta-X Oil Slick Radar Signal in Gulf of Mexico

           Target: Earth Mission:  Delta-X Instrument:  Uninhabited Aerial Vehicle Synthetic Aperture Radar (UAVSAR) Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech …

Baffin Bay, Greenland: A Historical Perspective

Acquired by the Landsat 7 satellite more than 20 years ago on Sept. 3, 2000, this…

PIA24532: Hurricane Nicholas Before and After Landfall

           Target: Earth Mission:  Aqua Instrument:  AIRS Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Click here for original…

Air Taxi Flight Testing

NASA’s Revolutionary Vertical Lift Technology Project’s Mobile Acoustics Facility is parked in the background of Joby’s…

Diana Trujillo: From Colombia to Mars

Diana Trujillo, an aerospace engineer, is currently Technical Group Supervisor for Sequence Planning and Execution and…