03.29.12 - Scientists at the University of Chicago and NASA Ames Research Center came to this conclusion: organics probably formed easily in early solar system
03.29.12 - Researchers using NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) have captured infrared images of the last exhalations of a dying sun-like star.
03.27.12 - NASA Ames will host a virtual institute to solicit and foster innovative ideas that address technological challenges in aeronautics.
03.23.12 - NASA and the FAA hosted a field trip packed with authentic air traffic control experiences for ninth-grade students apply problem-solving skills to the real world.
03.22.2012 - On Feb. 29, 2012, a Kepler project team contingent briefed a senior review panel and NASA Headquarters members on a proposal for extending the Kepler baseline mission. On March 7, the Kepler mission team received the 2012 Aviation Week Laureate Award for Space.
03.21.12 - NASA has selected 24 technology payloads for flights on commercial reusable launch vehicles, balloons and a commercial parabolic aircraft.
03.21.12 - Young innovators are invited to solve the challenges of the 21st century by creating technologies for the 2012 Spirit of Innovation Challenge.
03.19.12 - Engineers and project scientists at NASA's Ames Research Center are prepping their experiments and payloads for the upcoming International Space Station Expedition 32 and 33 missions.
03.19.12 - A group of ninth-grade students from San Mateo High School will meet with air traffic controllers and practice directing simulated traffic at the Federal Aviation Administrator’s (FAA) Oakland Air Route Traffic Control Center.
03.12.12 - Learn more about Ames' five newly featured Women@NASA.
3.09.12 - NASA’s astrobiologists study microbial life to understand how it transformed a rocky Earth into the thriving, diverse, life-sustaining planet we inhabit today. These studies of photosynthetic ‘green’ algae are creating sparks for new ‘green technologies’ on Earth and future human space exploration missions.
03.12.12 - This semester, Academy of Art University Industrial Design students will collaborate with the NASA Ames Research Center (Moffett Field, California) to design a user interface that will allow future astronauts in space to remotely operate a robot on Earth.
03.08.12 - NASA's Kepler mission has been named winner of the 2012 Aviation Week Laureate Award in the Space category.
03.07.12 - NASA is expanding its program of Tweetups to include more social media platforms.
03.07.12 - Kepler has been selected as the 2012 recipient of the Space Foundation’s John L. "Jack" Swigert, Jr., Award for Space Exploration.
03.05.12 - Media are invited to a live interactive event with students and space station crew as part of Destination Station activities in March.
03.02.12 - Since science operations began in May 2009, the Kepler team has released two catalogs of transiting planet candidates.
03.01.12 - NASA has awarded a cooperative agreement to the Bay Area Environmental Research Institute of Sonoma, Calif., to support Earth science research at NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif.
03.01.12 - In the spirit of NASA's successful series of Tweetups, Ames will host up to 80 users of Yelp, the review-based social network on March 8 and 16, 2012.
02.29.12 - Launched on March 2, 1972, Pioneer 10 was the first spacecraft to travel through the asteroid belt, and the first spacecraft to obtain close-up images of Jupiter.