2.16.12 - As the nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of American orbital flight, it's important to remember NASA Ames played a key role in Project Mercury.
02.14.12 - As part of the 2011 FIRST World Championship, each winning team would be invited to send a representative to the second annual White House Science Fair in the East Wing of the White House.
02.13.12 - NASA announced a $17.7 billion budget request for FY2013 supporting an space exploration that will expand America's reach into the solar system.
02.10.12 - The Kepler team announced the discovery of 11 new planetary systems with 26 more planets and found two new circumbinary planets.
02.08.12 - Ames will host a news briefing with Director Pete Worden at 12:30 p.m. PST on Feb. 13, to discuss the impact of NASA's fiscal year 2013 budget on Ames.
02.07.12 - NASA astronaut and former Kepler science office director Janice Voss passed away Feb. 6, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer.
02.02.12 - NASA is seeking proposals for flight demonstrations of small satellite technologies to increase capabilities and uses for this category of spacecraft.
1.31.12 - NASA has released a new educational game with an air traffic control theme for Apple iPhone and iPad devices.
1.31.12 - NASA is continuing its support for the Space Frontier Foundation’s annual Business Plan Competition by funding this year’s awards totaling $110,000.
1.27.12 - NASA Research Park (NRP) will host a Disaster Resiliency Panel discussion 7 – 9 p.m. PST Tuesday Jan. 31, 2011. Media are invited.
1.26.12 - NASA's Kepler mission has discovered 11 new planetary systems hosting 26 confirmed planets.
1.25.12 - Twenty-six educators from the United States have been selected for research flights aboard SOFIA, NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy. As participants in the Airborne Astronomy Ambassadors program, the educators will partner with professional astronomers using SOFIA for scientific observations in 2012 and 2013.
1.18.12 - NASA will join MIT, DARPA, and high school student teams from the U.S. and abroad for the third annual Zero Robotics SPHERES Challenge.
01.18.12 - The NASA Open Government Initiative has launched a new website to expand the agency’s open source software development.
01.18.12 - Leighton Quon answers eight questions about what NASA is doing to help improve air transportation for all of us in the future.
01.11.12 - The discovery of the Kepler-34 and Kepler-35 systems establishes that double-star worlds are not uncommon.
01.11.12 - Astronomers using data from NASA's Kepler mission have discovered the three smallest planets yet detected orbiting a star beyond our sun.
01.10.12 - Third Rock Radio just got mobile. Updates to the NASA App for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android now feature NASA's online alternative rock station.
1.10.12 - Researchers using NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) have captured new images of a recently born cluster of massive stars named W3A.
01.10.12 - The project had an exciting close to 2011. A very successful Kepler Science Conference was held at NASA Ames and attracted more than 500 people.