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…

New view of the Milky Way – in gamma rays!

ESA’s gamma-ray observatory Integral is making excellent progress, mapping the Galaxy at key gamma-ray wavelengths. Read…

Iceberg’s end caught by Envisat

ESA’s Envisat satellite was witness to the dramatic last days of what was once the world’s…

CREW MEMBERS FOR SHUTTLE RETURN TO FLIGHT MISSION

The STS-114 crew, augmented by three new members, is in place for the Space Shuttle’s Return…