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.
1.09.12 - Teacher who flew on NASA's Airborne Observatory available for interviews throughout the 2012 winter meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), Jan. 8-12 at the Austin Convention Center, Austin, Texas.
1.6.12 - NASA launched a new high definition video program called "Destination Innovation" on Friday, Jan. 6 2012, that will air on NASA TV.
12.28.11 - For NASA researchers, pixels are precious data that help us understand where we came from, where we've been, and where we're going.
12.21.11 - Highlighting a successful year of discovery, Kepler mission announced major findings that were among the top news stories in 2011 for NASA's Ames.
12.20.11 - NASA's Kepler mission has discovered the first Earth-size planets orbiting a sun-like star outside our solar system.
12.20.11 - NASA Ames has awarded a contract with a maximum value of $20 million to ASRC Research and Technology Solutions.
12.19.11 - In November, a free-flying robot on the International Space Station successfully gathered and delivered motion data via a new smartphone controller.
12.19.11 - A new image from SOFIA shows a complex distribution of interstellar dust and stars in Orion nebula.
12.19.11 - NASA will host a news teleconference at 1 p.m. EST, Tuesday, Dec. 20, announcing new discoveries by the Kepler mission.
12.19.2011 - Kepler spacecraft experienced a processor reset. The project team detected a software reboot during regular scheduled contact.
12.13.11 - A team of nine undergraduate students from Brown and Stanford universities understood this potential and visited NASA’s Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., last summer, to make the first contributions of synthetic biology to human space exploration and sustained colonization as members of a combined Brown-Stanford team.
12.08.11 - NASA is awarding grants totaling $1,386,500 for student teams in 37 states to participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition.
12.06.11 - Hangar N211 at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., will once again be transformed into the "North Pole" for the annual Cops Care Foundation Christmas Fantasy Flight for children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.
12.05.11 - NASA scientists have completed tests in preparation for an airborne science campaign to study air entering the tropical tropopause.