06.08.13 - Team Survey of Los Angeles was awarded $5,000 after successfully completing Level 1 of the NASA Sample Return Robot Challenge.
06.06.13 - NASA plans to begin testing RS-25 engines for its new Space Launch System (SLS) in the fall of 2014.› Photos
06.06.13 - Robots continue their quest for a $1.5 million prize purse in NASA's Sample Return Robot Challenge in Worcester, Mass.› Watch the Competition Live! → | › Photos →
On the evening of June 10-11, Dr. Bill Cooke answered questions about a possible new meteor shower, the gamma Delphinids.
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06.03.13 - The center aft segment for qualification motor 1 was transported May 29 to its test area at the ATK facility in Promontory, Utah.
On the evening of May 30, NASA expert Bill Cooke answered your questions about asteroid 1998 QE2.
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05.23.13 - Data from Chandra and other satellites shows that exotic magnetars may be more diverse, and common, than previously thought.› Photo
05.22.13 - NASA engineers recently flipped a 1,000-pound adapter to prepare for Exploration Flight Test 1 in 2014 and Space Launch System flight in 2017.› Video
05.14.13 - Engineers have installed J-2X engine E10002 in the A-1 test stand at Stennis Space Center -- the first full engine installed in almost a decade.› Test Photo #2
04.30.13 - Scientists have used Chandra to make a detailed study of an enormous cloud of hot gas enveloping two large, colliding galaxies.
04.29.13 - Before NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) flies to space on its inaugural mission in 2017, it will fly in place at Stennis Space Center.› Photos
04.27.13 - NASA has declared the winners of the 20th NASA Great Moonbuggy Race at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala.› Flickr: Face of the Race 2013 →
04.22.13 - NASA has completed one chapter of next-generation rocket testing on the A-2 test stand at Stennis Space Center.› Photo
04.22.12 - On the night of April 22-23, you can watch for Lyrid meteors via a live Ustream view of the skies over Marshall Space Flight Center.
04.17.13 - A new image of SN 1006 from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory reveals this supernova remnant in exquisite detail.
04.15.13 - NASA test conductors are making progress on the agency's new rocket by listening closely to the roar of four thrusters.› Photo | › Watch Video
04.04.13 - Registration is open for teams seeking to compete in the $1.5 million energy storage competition known as the Night Rover Challenge.› Register Now →
04.03.13 - Chandra looks under the "wing" of the dwarf galaxy Small Magellanic Cloud to study the life cycle of stars and the gas lying in between them.
03.26.13 - NASA engineers have had a busy winter assembling adapters that will assist with the initial test flight of Orion in 2014.› Photo | › Video