09.20.11 - U.S. teams are preparing to test electric, biofueled and hybrid-powered aircraft, vying to be the most fuel-efficient small aircraft in the world.
09.19.11 - SOFIA on Display at Stuttgart, Germany
09.17.11 - The SOFIA flying observatory highlighted at the DLR German Aerospace Day and featured at the German SOFIA Institute's infrared astronomy exhibition.
09.15.11 - NASA's Kepler mission has made the first unambiguous detection of a circumbinary planet -- a planet orbiting two stars.
09.13.11 - NASA will host a news briefing at 11 a.m. PDT, Thursday, Sept. 15, to announce a new discovery by the Kepler mission.
08.25.11 - NASA has exercised Option Period #2 on the Intelligent Systems Research and Development Support (ISRDS) contract.
08.24.11 - The Cargo Airships for Northern Operations Workshop in Anchorage, Alaska will kick off Aug. 24, 2011.
08.23.11 - NASA scientists have found organic compounds associated with cellular respiration in carbonaceous meteorites.
08.18.11 - As the summer blazes on, NASA-developed infrared imaging technology will once again be used to support wildfire incident commanders in California.
08.16.11 - NASA's space shuttle Atlantis astronauts will be available for interviews and to discuss their mission to the International Space Station -- the flight that brought the illustrious Space Shuttle Program to a close -- Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, in the Syvertson Auditorium, N-201, at NASA’s Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
08.12.11 - TEDxNASA@SiliconValley, which will feature presentations on “extreme green ideas,” will be streamed live online on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2:30-8 p.m. PDT.
08.12.11 - The Kepler science team announced Quarter 3 science data will be available for download on Sept. 23, 2011.
08.11.11 - The mission operations team successfully completed the summer quarterly roll of the spacecraft over June 26-27.
08.09.11 - NASA and the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB) are collaborating to develop powerful low-cost satellites for advanced space missions.
08.08.11 - NASA-funded researchers have found more evidence meteorites can carry DNA components created in space.
08.05.11 - This summer, NASA’s Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif. and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) hired more than 40 college students from around the country to work on site.
08.04.11 - Observations from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have revealed possible flowing water during the warmest months on Mars.
08.03.11 - News media are invited to interview NASA Planetary Scientists Robert Haberle, Jeff Moore and Ted L. Roush in addition to viewing a live televised broadcast of a news briefing from NASA Headquarters about a significant new Mars science finding at 11 a.m. PDT, Thursday, Aug. 4, in the main auditorium, N-201, at NASA’s Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
08.02.11 - NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) observatory is cleared to go forward and complete the flight hardware fabrication necessary for its 2013 mission to explore the moon.
08.02.11 - Imaging experts located at NASA's Ames Research Center captured and composited high dynamic range still images and video of the last shuttle launch.