Upgrades to NASA’s Space Communications Infrastructure Pave the Way to Higher Data Rates

The Space Network Ground Segment Sustainment (SGSS) project implemented critical upgrades to NASA’s space communications infrastructure…

From Seed to Market: NASA Brings Food to the Table

In our skies, NASA’s Earth-observing satellites help farmers track rainfall amounts, soil moisture, crop health, and…

NASA At Your Table: The Space Agency’s Surprising Role in Agriculture

Everybody needs to eat. With observations from space and aircraft, combined with high-end computer modeling, NASA…

Hubble Finds First Evidence of Water Vapor at Jupiter’s Moon Ganymede

For the first time, astronomers have uncovered evidence of water vapor in the atmosphere of Jupiter’s…

NASA’s Fermi Spots a Supernova’s ‘Fizzled’ Gamma-ray Burst

On Aug. 26, 2020, NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope detected the weakest gamma-ray burst caused by…

Hubble Views a Faraway Galaxy Through a Cosmic Lens

The center of this image from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope is framed by the tell-tale…

NASA’s Webb to Explore a Neighboring, Dusty Planetary System

Researchers will take stock of the dust in the debris disk surrounding the nearby star Beta…

Q&A: Scientists Analyze How the Pandemic Affected Air Quality

A new, NASA-funded study zoomed in on the 15 largest metropolitan areas in the U.S. to…

Dynamic Sabrina Thompson Not Your Typical Flight Dynamicist

Dynamic Sabrina Thompson is not your typical Flight Dynamicist. Click here for original story,…

NASA’s Lucy Spacecraft Gets Shocked

NASA’s Lucy spacecraft undergoes Clampband Shock Tests at Lockheed Martin Space in Littleton, Colorado. …