11.07.12 - Media representatives are invited to attend a ceremony to announce the renaming of NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP).
08.30.12 - NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP), the first twin-spacecraft mission designed to explore our planet's radiation belts, launched into the predawn skies at 4:05a.m. EDT Thursday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla.
08.30.12 - NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes are flying in Earth orbit after a successful liftoff this morning. The spacecraft are now at home in the Van Allen belts.
08.25.12 - Due to tropical storm Isaac, the RBSP launch has been postponed until Thursday, Aug. 30. The Atlas V rocket has been rolled back from the pad to protect it from inclement weather.
08.25.12 - Unfavorable weather conditions in and around Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida prompted launch managers to halt today's attempted launch.
08.24.12 - Launch managers have scrubbed the planned liftoff of NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes due to an issue with Eastern Range beacon indications.
08.19.12 - The launch is rescheduled for Friday, Aug. 24 at 4:07am EDT, due to an anomalous engine condition identified during testing of another Atlas vehicle.
08.10.12 - NASA's RBSP mission is set to launch aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at 4:08am EDT on August 23, 2012.
08.09.12 - WASHINGTON -- NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) mission will send two spacecraft into the harsh environment of our planet's radiation belts. Final preparations have begun for launch on Thursday, Aug. 23, from Florida's Space Coast.
08.07.12 - NASA will hold a news conference at 2 p.m. EDT, Thursday, Aug. 9 to discuss the upcoming launch of the Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP).
07.20.12 - WASHINGTON -- A telescope launched July 11 aboard a NASA sounding rocket has captured the highest-resolution images ever taken of the sun's million-degree atmosphere called the corona. The clarity of the images can help scientists better understand the behavior of the solar atmosphere and its impacts on Earth's space environment.
07.19.12 - Jessica Gaskin and Steve Christe and their team are undertaking the work of "HEROES" -- building, testing and launching a complex X-ray telescope.
07.17.12 - An innovative NASA solar/space imaging project has received the agency's Hands-On Project Experience Training Opportunity award.
07.03.12 - NASA invites its social media followers to a two-day NASA Social on Aug. 22-23, at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida for the launch of NASA’s Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) mission.
06.27.12 - Media accreditation is open for the launch of NASA's Radiation Belt Storm Probes (RBSP) mission.