Experts on Earth Could Support Astronaut-Scientists on Mars, if They Team Up from the Start

Science experts on this planet will be able to guide astronauts’ scientific exploration on Mars while…

How to Shape a Spiral Galaxy

New observations from SOFIA are shedding light on how spiral-shaped galaxies, like our own Milky Way,…

Testing Air Taxis, Drones and More with NASA’s Multirotor Test Bed

NASA has a flexible, new way to test an array of designs for multirotor aircraft, including…

45 Years Ago, Pioneer 11 Explores Jupiter

45 Years Ago, Pioneer 11 Explores Jupiter Click here for original story, 45 Years…

Black Hole or Newborn Stars? SOFIA Finds Galactic Puzzle

Scientists on SOFIA found a black hole that seems to be changing its galactic surroundings in…

What is NASA’s Aerobiology Lab?

Scientists in the Aerobiology Lab at NASA’s Ames Research Center are developing methods to test how…

In Orbit and On Budget: Launching Small Payloads Faster and Cheaper

What does a satellite the size of a shoebox, a human skin tissue sample and a…

Illuminating the Gas Between Galaxies with Supercomputing

Galaxies contain millions of stars, and they grow by pulling in gas to make even more.…

NASA Takes a Cue From Silicon Valley to Hatch Artificial Intelligence Technologies

Could the same computer algorithms that teach autonomous cars to drive safely help identify nearby asteroids…

What is NASA’s Mars Climate Modeling Center?

With its studies of Mars’ climate, past and present, the Mars Climate Modeling Center assists NASA…