A meteor entered the atmosphere 70 miles above the town of Paint Rock, Ala., on August 3, leaving a flare that was six times brighter than the planet Venus.
Chandra, Hubble and Spitzer have pooled resources to view a beautiful collision within the Antennae Galaxies.
For 40 riveting days this summer, NASA lightning researchers will peer inside storms in a way they never have before.
This July, for a thrilling eight minutes, NASA researchers will get a peek at one of the sun's most mysterious regions.
Recently, six James Webb Space Telescope beryllium mirror segments completed a series of cryogenic tests at the X-ray & Cryogenic Facility at the Marshall Center.
This Chandra image shows the effects of a giant black hole that has been flipped around twice, causing its spin axis to point in a different direction.
NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has viewed a powerful microquasar on the outskirts of NGC 7793, a nearby galaxy that is 12.7 million light years away.
Preparations are under way for the testing of NASA's next-generation, five-segment solid rocket development motor, or DM-2, in September.
NASA, in partnership with Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne (PWR), recently completed the fourth and final series of tests on the Common Extensible Cryogenic Engine (CECE).
Evidence for a recoiling black hole has been found using data from Chandra X-ray Observatory, XMM-Newton, the Hubble Space Telescope (HST), and several ground-based telescopes.
An avionics system is the "brains" for a launch vehicle.
A new Chandra image shows the symbiotic system known as CH Cyg, located only about 800 light years from Earth.
NASA has successfully completed a comprehensive pre-shipment review of FASTSAT, a small, microsatellite class spacecraft bus that will carry six experiment payloads to low-Earth orbit.
NASA has named the top university winners in the 2009-10 NASA Student Launch Projects, its annual rocketry challenge.
NASA engineers successfully tested a sub-scale solid rocket motor on May 27.
Observations from Chandra have captured a stellar "bullet" traveling at five million miles an hour away from a supernova explosion.
A joint Japan-United States research team has identified the origin of the white light emission in solar flares.
NASA is developing a fuel tank dome for its next-generation launch vehicles.
Using state-of-the-art NASA satellite information, students are busy checking state forests for ticks that may carry Lyme disease.
Observations from Chandra and XMM-Newton have detected a vast reservoir of intergalactic gas about 400 million light years from Earth.