NASA News & Image of the Day

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  • Glory of the Heavens
    on August 21, 2017 at 9:12 pm

    This composite image shows the progression of a partial solar eclipse over Ross Lake, in Northern Cascades National Park, Washington on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. […]

  • NASA Astronauts Available for Interviews Before Space Station Mission
    on August 22, 2017 at 7:38 pm

    NASA astronauts Mark Vande Hei and Joe Acaba, who are making final preparations for a Sept. 12 launch to the International Space Station, will be available for live satellite interviews at 7 and 9 a.m. EDT, respectively, on Friday, Sept. 1. […]

  • NASA Successfully Launches Latest Communications Satellite
    on August 18, 2017 at 3:53 pm

    NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-M (TDRS-M), which is the third and final in a series of next generation communications satellites, has successfully been placed into orbit following separation from an United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket. […]

  • 2017 Astronaut Candidates Available for Interviews Before Training
    on August 16, 2017 at 1:35 pm

    NASA’s newest astronaut candidates, a diverse dozen women and men, will participate in media interviews and a final news conference before training on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract to Extend Operations of Research, Development Center
    on August 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded a contract to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in Pasadena, California, to extend operations of the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), also in Pasadena, through Sept. 30, 2018. […]

  • NASA Awards Contract for Infrastructure, Applications, Communications
    on August 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

    NASA has awarded the Kennedy Infrastructure, Applications and Communication (KIAC) contract to ASRC Federal Data Solutions, LLC of Beltsville, Maryland. […]

  • NASA Television to Air Launch of Next Communications Satellite
    on August 15, 2017 at 7:00 pm

    NASA is targeting 8:03 a.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 18, for the launch of its next Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) mission atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch, and related activities that begin Thursday, Aug. 17, will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website. […]

  • NASA Signs Combined Data Services Agreement for Polar Satellite Program
    on August 14, 2017 at 8:08 pm

    NASA has procured combined data support services under an agreement with the Norwegian Space Centre in Oslo, Norway, for the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program and various cooperative international missions. This action is supported under an international agreement between the United States and Norway. […]