05.16.12 - Observations from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer have led to the best assessment yet of our solar system's population of potentially hazardous asteroids.
05.18.12 - On April 21, the Lyrid meteor shower peaked. While NASA allsky cameras were looking up, astronaut Don Pettit aboard the International Space Station trained his camera on Earth.
05.16.12 - The Inflatable Reentry Vehicle Experiment (IRVE-3) is the third in a series of suborbital flight tests to demonstrate the feasibility of inflatable spacecraft technology.
05.17.12 - Mt. St. Helens exploded 32 years ago on May 18, culminating with the cataclysmic collapse of the flank of the mountain and the largest landslide in recorded history.
05.16.12 - In a first-of-a-kind move for NASA, a Space Act Agreement lets the university can resume spacecraft operations and data management for the mission using private funds.
05.14.12 - The Vehicle Assembly Building has been a landmark to the technological advancements of sending astronauts into space for more than 45 years.
05.17.12 - Joe Acaba, Gennady Padalka and Sergei Revin joined their Expedition 31 crewmates when the hatches between the Soyuz vehicle and the ISS officially opened at 4:10 a.m. EDT.
05.15.12 - When SpaceX's Dragon capsule launches a very special payload will be on board: 15 student experiments from the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program.
05.11.12 - Team members of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission took a test rover to Dumont Dunes in California's Mojave Desert.
05.10.12 - Dawn provides researchers with the first orbital analysis of the asteroid Vesta, yielding new insights into its creation and kinship with terrestrial planets and Earth's moon.