Features

Apollo 10 launch
Picture of the Day
When Apollo 10 launched on May 18, 1969, it was the fifth launch of the Saturn V.
Latest Science News
Mission-Saving NASA Instrument Secures New Flight Opportunity; Slated for Significant Upgrade
The miniaturized fluxgate magnetometer, developed by instrument engineer Todd Bonalsky at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, proved that scientists could reduce the size of...
More Science News

Science By The Numbers

Technology Innovation
$400M
Invested Annually
Balloons
13
Science Payloads
12
Student Experiments
Research
10,000
U.S. Scientists Funded
$600M
Awarded Annually
Earth-Based Investigations
25
Major Airborne Missions
8
Global Networks
Sounding Rockets
16
Science Missions
3
Tech/Student Missions
SMALLSATS/CUBESATS
31
Science Missions
24
Technology Demos
Spacecraft
105
Missions
85
Spacecraft

Helpful Links