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Free Spacecraft AR app uses Google ARCore technology
Mar 21, 2018

A new app developed by NASA JPL called Spacecraft AR uses the latest augmented reality technology to put virtual 3-D models of NASA's robotic space... Read more

Mar 23, 2018

It can happen in a flash — airborne science, that is. Two hundred microseconds, to be exact. With lasers shot from the belly of a King Air B200... Read more

cosmic image with text and inset graphs
Mar 22, 2018

On the outskirts of our galaxy, a cosmic tug-of-war is unfolding—and only NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope can see who’s winning. The players are two... Read more

Illustration of NASA’s Parker Solar Probe
Mar 21, 2018

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... Read more

Mar 21, 2018

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... Read more

Advanced Supersonic Parachute Inflation Research Experiment (ASPIRE) 2 payload
Mar 20, 2018

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... Read more

Thermoelectric testing data
Mar 19, 2018

This blog post originated in the 2016 Science Mission Directorate Technology Highlights Report (20 MB PDF). Technology Development... Read more

A Sunset Sky Show Poster

On the evening of March 18, step outside for a view of the crescent Moon, Venus, and Mercury together above the twilight horizon. Read this... Read more

Mar 16, 2018

NASA has powered on its latest space payload to continue long-term measurements of the Sun's incoming energy. Total and Spectral solar Irradiance... Read more

composite image of STEVE and Milky Way over Canada
Mar 14, 2018

Citizen scientists, satellites and researchers solve the mystery of new purple lights in the sky. The lights, called STEVE, provide scientists insight into Earth's magnetic field. ... Read more