Earth's Shining Upper Atmosphere — From the Apollo Era to the Present

In 1972, Apollo 16 astronauts stood on the Moon and took a picture of Earth like…

LRO Camera Simulates View from Lunar Module

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) simulated what Neil Armstrong saw in those final minutes as he…

Alaska Still Reeling From Incessant Wildfires

Alaska is still setting the pace in the U.S. with the most wildfires and the largest…

A Few Things Artemis Will Teach Us About Living and Working on the Moon

Here are a few things we’ll learn by spending time on the Moon’s surface. …

Thermal Engineer Franklin Robinson Keeps it Cool — or Hot

Thermal engineer Franklin Robinson helps scientists keep their cool–or hot. Click here for original…

New Hubble Constant Measurement Adds to Mystery of Universe’s Expansion Rate

Astronomers have made a new measurement of how fast the universe is expanding, using an entirely…

NASA Awards IV&V Management and Communications Support 2 Contract

NASA has awarded a contract to TI Verbatim Consulting, Parkersburg, West Virginia, for Independent Verification and…

Memories of Apollo from People All Over the World

Fifty years ago, we all watched together. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11…

Wildfire Sparks in Sugarcane Fields on the Island of Maui

A massive wildfire on the island of Maui, Hawaii began mid-morning on Thursday, July 11, 2019. …

Hubble Uncovers Black Hole that Shouldn't Exist

As if black holes weren’t mysterious enough, astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have found an…