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NASA Invites Media to Discuss First Mission to Study Mars Interior, First Interplanetary Launch from West Coast
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:50 EDT
NASA's next mission to the Red Planet will be the topic of a media briefing at 5 p.m. EDT (2 p.m. PDT) Thursday, March 29, at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. The briefing will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website.
Two NASA Astronauts Among Crew Heading to International Space Station
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:58 EDT
Three crew members, including NASA astronauts Drew Feustel and Ricky Arnold, are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 1:44 p.m. EDT Wednesday (11:44 p.m. Baikonur time).
Media Invited to View NASA Spacecraft That Will Touch the Sun
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:25 EDT
Media are invited to view NASA’s Parker Solar Probe spacecraft at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 28, at the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. The spacecraft will embark this summer on a daring trek, traveling closer to the Sun than any spacecraft in history.
Media Preview of Final Voyage of NASA's Around-the-World Atmospheric Mission
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:36 EDT
Media are invited to preview the final deployment of one of NASA's most ambitious airborne studies of Earth's atmosphere on Friday, April 13, at Building 703 of NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center, located in Palmdale, California.
NASA to Launch Parachute Test off Virginia Coast March 27
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:00 EDT
NASA will test a parachute for possible future missions to Mars from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia on Tuesday, March 27. Live coverage of the test is scheduled to begin at 6:15 a.m. EDT on the Wallops Ustream site.
NASA to Preview Upcoming US Spacewalk, Provide Live Coverage
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:05 EDT
Two American astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station on Thursday, March 29, for a planned 6.5-hour spacewalk. Experts from NASA will preview this work in a briefing at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, March 27, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Media Invited to View NASA's Mission to Study Mars Interior
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 13:01 EDT
Media are invited to view NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander Friday, April 6, at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, where it's currently undergoing final tests for its May launch.
NASA to Discuss Upcoming Launch of Next Planet Hunter
Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:12 EDT
Join NASA at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, March 28, as astrophysics experts discuss the upcoming launch of NASA's next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS).
NASA Statement on Confirmation of New Agency Chief Financial Officer
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:23 EDT
The following is a statement from acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot on the Senate’s March 14 confirmation of Jeff DeWit to serve as agency’s Chief Financial Officer.
NASA to Highlight Science Launching on Next Resupply Mission to Space Station
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 12:41 EDT
NASA will host a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT Monday, March 19, to discuss a number of science investigations and instruments launching in April to the International Space Station on the next SpaceX commercial resupply mission. Audio of the teleconference will stream live on NASA’s website.