Solar Activity Forecast for Next Decade Favorable for Exploration

New research may have found a reliable method to predict the Sun’s activity, and its forecast…

Magnetic Field May Be Keeping Milky Way’s Black Hole Quiet

SOFIA observations reveal a strong magnetic field with a spiral shape at the center of the…

What is KickSat-2?

Revolutionary technology often comes in small packages. CubeSats – shoebox-size satellites – transformed what kind of…

What is the Vertical Motion Simulator?

To “fly” before you fly, you need the VMS, the world’s largest flight simulator. …

Systematic Underwater Biogeochemical Science and Exploration Analog (SUBSEA)

NASA’s search for life beyond Earth will dive beneath the waves here at home to explore…

Comet Provides New Clues to Origins of Earth’s Oceans

A new study reveals that the water in many comets may share a common origin with…

FAQs: NASA’s Drone Traffic Management Research in Reno and Corpus Christi

NASA is researching what it will take to build a nationwide system managing low-altitude drone traffic…

Big City Life Awaits Drones in Final Year of NASA Research

The city landscape holds unique challenges for flying drones, and NASA is taking these on in…

What is Unmanned Aircraft System Traffic Management?

NASA’s working to make low-flying air traffic safe. Click here for original story, What…

The National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics

Before shooting for the stars, researchers’ eyes were set on soaring Earthly skies. NASA’s work in…