HISTORIC SPUTNIK FLIGHT

Forty-seven years ago, the world changed, when the Soviet Union successfully launched Sputnik I on October…

INFRARED IMAGES MAY PROVIDE VOLCANO CLUES

NASA scientists took infrared (IR) digital images of Mount Saint Helens’ last week. The images revealed…

ISS STATUS REPORT: SS04-033

The International Space Station (ISS) crew made steady progress with maintenance work this week. Expedition 9…

The Sally Ride EarthKAM Program

NASA’s International Space Station (ISS) EarthKAM program is launching its eighth year of involving students in…

HUBBLE TEAM RECEIVES IAA AWARD

The Hubble Space Telescope (HST) team was selected by the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) to…

EARTHQUAKE FORECAST

A NASA funded earthquake prediction program has an amazing track record. Published in 2002, the Rundle-Tiampo…

HISTORY AND FUTURE OF NASA

Forty-six years ago, NASA began its unprecedented journey of exploration and discovery. As NASA celebrates its…

STUDENTS RUN SPACECRAFT

NASA’s International Space Station (ISS) EarthKAM program is launching its eighth year of involving students in…

SHUTTLE PROCESSING STATUS REPORT: S04-032

The Space Shuttle fleet is housed and processed at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC), Fla. The…

New Zealand from Space

The grasslands and forests covering the North Island of New Zealand contrast with the waters of…