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Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

6:01 pm Eastern | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA to Make Announcement About First Mission to Touch Sun

12:01 pm Eastern | SciTech

NASA will make an announcement about the agency’s first mission to fly directly into our sun’s atmosphere during an event at 11 a.m. EDT Wednesday, May 31, from the University of Chicago’s William Eckhardt Research Center Auditorium. The event will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

25 May 18:02 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA to Air Launch of Next International Space Station Resupply Mission

25 May 16:54 | SciTech

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting its eleventh commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station for 5:55 p.m. EDT Thursday, June 1. Launch coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s website at 5:15 p.m., followed by the post-launch news conference at 7:30 p.m.read more »

NASA to Air Launch of Next International Space Station Resupply Mission

25 May 16:54 | SciTech

NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting its eleventh commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station for 5:55 p.m. EDT Thursday, June 1. Launch coverage will begin on NASA Television and the agency’s website at 5:15 p.m., followed by the post-launch news conference at 7:30 p.m.read more »

A Whole New Jupiter: First Science Results from NASA’s Juno Mission

25 May 13:59 | SciTech

Early science results from NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter portray the largest planet in our solar system as a complex, gigantic, turbulent world, with Earth-sized polar cyclones, plunging storm systems that travel deep into the heart of the gas giant.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

24 May 18:01 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

James Webb Space Telescope Available for Media Viewing at NASA’s Johnson Space Center

24 May 16:01 | SciTech

Media are invited to NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston to view the James Webb Space Telescope and talk to experts about upcoming cryogenic vacuum tests at 10:15 a.m. CDT Wednesday, May 31.read more »

New SETI@home web article in "The Atlantic"

23 May 21:04 | SciTech

The Atlantic has published a new article entitled A Brief History of SETI@home featuring interviews of Dan Werthimer, David Anderson, and Eric Korpela. read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

23 May 18:01 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA Acting Administrator Statement on Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposal

23 May 12:19 | SciTech

The following is a statement from NASA acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot on the Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal released Tuesday.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

22 May 18:01 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Media Invited to Demonstration of NASA UAS Traffic Management Technologies

22 May 14:52 | SciTech

Media are invited to see the latest technologies NASA is working on as part of its Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management (UTM) project Thursday, May 25, at the Reno-Stead Airport in Reno, Nevada.read more »

NASA TV Coverage Set for May 23 Space Station Contingency Spacewalk

22 May 14:30 | SciTech

NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer are preparing for an unscheduled spacewalk outside the International Space Station Tuesday, May 23. Live coverage will begin at 6:30 a.m. EDT on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

NASA to Discuss First Science Results from Juno Mission to Jupiter

22 May 13:25 | SciTech

Scientists from NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter will discuss their first in-depth science results in a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, May 25, when multiple papers with early findings will be published online by the journal Science and Geophysical Research Letters.read more »

NASA to Discuss FY2018 Budget Proposal, Provide Virtual Tours of Centers

22 May 09:12 | SciTech

NASA will hold a series of events May 23, highlighting the agency’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal, including a televised State of NASA address by acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot and Facebook Live virtual tours of NASA’s 10 centers, where innovation is enabling exploration and discovery.read more »

Space Weather Outlook

21 May 22:05 | Weather

Official Space Weather Advisory issued by NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

21 May 18:02 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

20 May 18:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

19 May 18:03 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Two NASA Astronauts Inducted into U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

19 May 13:45 | SciTech

Two veteran NASA astronauts, Ellen Ochoa and Michael Foale, joined the ranks of the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Friday.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

18 May 18:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA Highlights Science on Next Resupply Mission to International Space Station

18 May 17:37 | SciTech

NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. EDT Friday, May 26, to discuss select science investigations launching on the next SpaceX commercial resupply flight to the International Space Station.read more »

NASA Highlights Science on Next Resupply Mission to International Space Station

18 May 17:37 | SciTech

NASA will host a media teleconference at 10 a.m. EDT Friday, May 26, to discuss select science investigations launching on the next SpaceX commercial resupply flight to the International Space Station.read more »

Space Weather Events Linked To High-Altitude Nuclear Tests

18 May 17:13 | SciTech

Recently declassified data on high-altitude nuclear explosion tests have provided a new look at the mechanisms that set off perturbations in Earth's magnetic system. read more »

NASA Selects Facilities Operations, Maintenance Support Services Contractor

18 May 16:00 | SciTech

NASA has selected URS Federal Services Inc. of Germantown, Maryland, to provide facilities operations and maintenance support services at the agency’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.read more »

Dr. Steve Croft on Deep Astronomy

17 May 19:14 | SciTech

Berkeley SETI's Steve Croft is joining other SETI and exoplanet researchers on Deep Astronomy right now (4 pm PDT, 2300 UTC). If you join live you can ask questions of these scientists. read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

17 May 18:02 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Utah Students to Speak to NASA Astronauts on International Space Station

17 May 13:27 | SciTech

Utah students will speak with NASA astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station at 12:40 p.m. EDT Friday, May 19. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

Utah Students to Speak to NASA Astronauts on International Space Station

17 May 13:27 | SciTech

Utah students will speak with NASA astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station at 12:40 p.m. EDT Friday, May 19. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

16 May 18:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

15 May 18:01 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA Astronauts Inducted into Hall of Fame, Live May 19 on NASA Television

15 May 10:06 | SciTech

Two NASA astronauts, both with one-of-a-kind career credits, will be honored Friday, May 19, when they are inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. The ceremony will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website at 1 p.m. EDT.read more »

Space Weather Outlook

14 May 2017 | Weather

Official Space Weather Advisory issued by NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

14 May 2017 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

13 May 2017 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

12 May 2017 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA Holds Media Teleconference Today on Exploration Mission-1 Status

12 May 2017 | SciTech

NASA will provide an update on the status of Exploration Mission-1, the first integrated flight of NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft, during a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EDT today, May 12.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

11 May 2017 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

10 May 2017 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Honeywell and NASA Fuse Hip-Hop and Physics to Inspire Middle School Students

10 May 2017 | SciTech

Honeywell and NASA are bringing FMA Live! Forces in Motion, an award-winning hip-hop educational experience, to middle school students along the east coast this spring.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

9 May 2017 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

NASA TV Coverage Set for 200th Spacewalk at International Space Station

9 May 2017 | SciTech

NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Flight Engineer Jack Fischer will perform a landmark 200th spacewalk at the International Space Station Friday, May 12. Live coverage will begin at 6:30 a.m. EDT on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

NASA TV Coverage Set for 200th Spacewalk at International Space Station

9 May 2017 | SciTech

NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Flight Engineer Jack Fischer will perform a landmark 200th spacewalk at the International Space Station Friday, May 12. Live coverage will begin at 6:30 a.m. EDT on NASA Television and the agency’s website.read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

8 May 2017 | Weather

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

MIT to Participate in Live Q&A with International Space Station

8 May 2017 | SciTech

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students will participate in a live question-and-answer session with an alumnus astronaut aboard the International Space Station on Wednesday, May 10.read more »

MIT to Participate in Live Q&A with International Space Station

8 May 2017 | SciTech

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) students will participate in a live question-and-answer session with an alumnus astronaut aboard the International Space Station on Wednesday, May 10.read more »

Space Weather Outlook

7 May 2017 | SciTech

Official Space Weather Advisory issued by NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center read more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

7 May 2017 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

Report of Solar Geophysical Activity (RSGA)

6 May 2017 | SciTech

Joint USAF/NOAA Solar Geophysical Activity Report and Forecastread more »

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