04.09.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- NASA is preparing to send a small spacecraft to the moon in 2011 to assess the lunar atmosphere and the nature of dust lofted above the surface.
04.08.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – NASA representatives will discuss future plans for historic Moffett Field and NASA Research Park during a community meeting this week in Sunnyvale, Calif.
04.08.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – Who we are and where we came from will be explored by NASA scientists and other featured speakers at the 2008 Astrobiology Science Conference (AbSciCon 2008) April 14-17 in the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif.
04.07.08 - America's plans for opening the space frontier - including human exploration of Earth's moon and future voyages into the solar system and beyond - are featured in an interactive exhibit at Davis High School, Kaysville, Utah, April 15-18, 2008.
04.07.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – News media are invited to interview key NASA officials and attend a dedication ceremony for the new NASA Lunar Science Institute at NASA Ames Research Center on Friday, April 11, 2008.
04.04.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., -- Yuri’s Night Bay Area 2008 (YNBA 2008) will bring together scientists, engineers, artists, musicians and an expected 8,000 guests at NASA’s Ames Research Center on April 12 for a multimedia celebration of space exploration and NASA’s 50th anniversary year.
04.01.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- This month, NASA begins the most extensive field campaign ever to investigate the chemistry of the Arctic's lower atmosphere.
04.01.08 - Why would anyone choose to spend a week in the dusty, desolate desert? That is just what a team of more than 30 NASA scientists, world-renowned planetary experts and teachers are excitedly gearing up for as part of the Spaceward Bound Mojave program.
03.27.08 - Moffett Field, Calif. - NASA launched four microbial experiments aboard the space shuttle Endeavour on March 11, 2008.
03.27.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – NASA Public Affairs will hold a media day in Fairbanks, Alaska, on Monday, April 14, to give reporters a behind-the-scenes view of the largest airborne experiment ever conducted to study the impact of air pollution on the Arctic's atmospheric chemistry and changing climate.
03.19.08 - "Although his personal odyssey here on Earth is now over, his vision lives on through his writing; he will be sorely missed."
03.12.08 - Sugar and spice and everything nice - that's what robots are made of.
03.10.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – A scientist at NASA’s Ames Research Center is one of 24 researchers selected to join the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission to explore and measure geological features on the moon’s surface. Scheduled for launch later this year, the mission represents NASA’s first step toward returning humans to the moon.
03.05.08 - Edward Harris Jr. Middle School, Elk Grove, Calif., will transform itself into an epicenter of discovery and science activities next week and invites community members and news media to join the fun.
02.29.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – In early 2009, astronomers on Earth will point telescopes at the moon looking for water -- and NASA will help them find their target.
02.25.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - News media are invited to attend a briefing from 12 p.m. to 12:30 noon PST Friday, Feb. 29 in Building 943 at NASA's Ames Research Center about the Lunar CRater Observing and Sensing Satellite, known as LCROSS, and the mission's participatory emphasis.
02.19.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – Sensitive detectors that may help find habitable planets orbiting distant stars as part of NASA’s Kepler Mission are undergoing tests at Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
02.14.08 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – Commercial, weightless flights will be offered this weekend at Moffett Field, Calif., under the terms of an agreement with the Zero Gravity Corp, Las Vegas. Although corporation officials said the first flight scheduled Saturday, Feb. 16 is already sold out, additional flights will be scheduled later this year.
02.12.08 - A group of emerging space leaders will gather at NASA’s Ames Research Center from Feb. 12 to 15 to discuss innovative approaches to designing the future of space exploration.
02.05.08 - News media and the public are invited to observe the live televised broadcast of STS-122 space shuttle Atlantis on Thursday, Feb. 7, in the Exploration Center at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.