Space robot will help prevent landslides

One of the largest robots ever constructed will also be one of the most agile, thanks…

VIDEO SERIES ANSWERS KIDS’ QUESTIONS

NASA is launching 28 brand-new 60-second “news breaks” for the Kids Science News Network (KSNN). The…

MOST DISTANT X-RAY JET DISCOVERED

The most distant jet ever observed was discovered in an image of a quasar made by…

MERIS earns high marks

More than 150 researchers from across Europe, Canada, the United States, China and as far away…

LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE TECHNOLOGY BRINGS RELIEF

A nurse holds a strange-looking device, moving it slowly toward a young patient’s face. The note-card-sized…

UO-14 Satellite Declared Dead

The UO-14 Amateur Radio satellite has been declared officially dead after nearly 14 years in orbit,…

VISITOR CENTER UNVEILS “ADVENTURES IN FLIGHT”

NASA’s Langley Research Center visitor center in Hampton, Va., is celebrating the centennial of flight by…

Going to Mars for Christmas

Europe’s mission to the Red Planet, Mars Express, is on schedule to arrive at the planet…

First Steps towards Mars Sample Return

What is the next best thing to humans landing on Mars and exploring the wonders of…

ANCIENT RIVERS ON MARS

Newly seen details in a fan-shaped apron of debris on Mars may help settle a decades-long…