02.20.13 - NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has relayed new images that confirm it has successfully obtained the first sample ever collected from the interior of a rock on another planet.
02.20.2013 - Kepler mission scientists have discovered a new planetary system that is home to the smallest planet yet found around a star similar to our sun.
02.19.13 - Ten distinguished NASA employees have been recognized in this year’s Black Engineer of the Year Awards (BEYA). The ten awardees are from three NASA centers and received their awards during a three-day conference Feb. 7-9, 2013 in Washington, D.C.
02.15.2013 - Students from across North America recently participated in a real NASA Mars mission
02.14.2013 - The first four Airborne Astronomy Ambassador (AAA) educators returned safely to Earth, landing in Palmdale, Calif. early in the morning Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, after completing their initial flight on NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA.
02.13.2013 - Although hundreds of planets orbiting other stars have been discovered in the past 15 years, we cannot yet answer the age-old question of whether any of these planets are capable of sustaining life.
02.09.13 - NASA's Curiosity rover has, for the first time, used a drill carried at the end of its robotic arm to bore into a flat, veiny rock on Mars and collect a sample from its interior.
02.11.2013 - NASA Targets Water Recycling System for Rapid Development
02.06.2013 - Astronomers estimate that six percent of red dwarfs have a temperate Earth-size planet, as close as 13 light-years away.
02.05.13 - Engineers at NASA’s Ames Research Center have completed all of the mechanical tests of the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft.
02.05.13 - Up to the challenge of playing a game where you're in control of airplanes in a piece of the nation's skies? Yup, there's an app for that.
02.04.2013 - NASA will hold a media teleconference at 11 a.m. PST Feb. 7, to discuss an asteroid that will pass close, but safely, by Earth on Feb. 15.
02.04.13 - Image: Ames held a Day of Remembrance Ceremony at which an exhibit was unveiled to pay tribute to astronaut Kalpana Chawla.
02.04.2013 - Earth science researchers at NASA’s Ames are supporting the DISCOVER-AQ mission currently taking place this month over the San Joaquin Valley, Calif.
01.31.2013 - NASA will fly several specially equipped aircraft to collect air quality data as part of a central California study to better understand air pollution.
01.28.13 - News media and social media followers learn about NASA's airborne Earth and environmental science program, briefed on current and upcoming missions.
01.29.2013 - After a "wheel rest" safe mode that began on January 17, 2013, NASA's Kepler spacecraft returned to science data collection.
01.28.2013 - A ceremony on Feb. 1 will honor brave members of the NASA family who gave their lives in the pursuit of space exploration and service to our nation.
01.22.2013 - NASA's Flight Opportunities Program has selected 13 cutting-edge space payloads for flights to demonstrate technologies to the edge of space and back.
01.18.13 - NASA's next Small Explorer mission, the Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS), which will study the little-understood lower levels of the sun's atmosphere has been fully integrated and final testing is underway.