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An artist concept of NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer.
Sun
May 21, 2018

Media will have the opportunity June 4-5 for tours, interviews and photographs of NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) as it prepares to leave Vandenberg Air Force Base in California for a... Read more

dedication plaque and chip for Parker Solar Probe
Sun
May 21, 2018

On May 18, 2018, a memory card containing over a million names submitted by the public was installed onto NASA's Parker Solar Probe spacecraft before its historic journey to the Sun. ... Read more

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Photo of Participants of the SERVIR Service Planning,  Workshop in Nairobi, Kenya
May 20, 2018

USAID and NASA are supporting women scientists around the world to use science and technology to improve resilience and raise the... Read more

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Cool Science on the International Space Station Poster
ISS
May 16, 2018

NASA researchers are creating a spot colder than the vacuum of space inside the International Space Station.

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This global map of freshwater stored on land for February 2016 using data from the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
May 16, 2018

In a first-of-its-kind study, scientists have combined an array of NASA satellite observations of Earth with data on human activities to map locations where freshwater is changing around the globe... Read more

Artist's concept of GRACE-FO
May 16, 2018

Media are invited to cover the prelaunch briefing and launch of the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On (GRACE-FO), NASA’s latest Earth-observing satellite mission. ... Read more

illustration of ESA's Solar Orbiter
Sun
May 16, 2018

NASA's Parker Solar Probe and ESA's Solar Orbiter will take us closer to the Sun than we've ever been before. If Earth were scaled down to sit at one end of a gridiron football field, with the Sun at... Read more

Artist’s illustration of Jupiter and Europa with the Galileo spacecraft after its pass through a plume erupting from Europa
May 14, 2018

Scientists re-examining data from an old mission bring new insights to the tantalizing question of whether Jupiter’s moon Europa has the ingredients to support life. ... Read more

NASA's Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, will travel with the agency's Mars 2020 rover
May 11, 2018

NASA is sending a helicopter to Mars. The Mars Helicopter, a small, autonomous rotorcraft, will travel with the agency’s Mars 2020 rover mission, currently scheduled to launch in July 2020, to... Read more