04.25.06 - After 33 grueling regional tournaments, the top high school robotics teams from the United States and abroad will battle for pride and glory and NASA will be there to broadcast the excitement.
04.24.06 - From April 23 to May 7, NASA is conducting tests of prototype software that astronauts could use during future spaceflight.
04.21.06 - NASA Administrator Michael Griffin announced Friday that Simon P. "Pete" Worden will be the next director of NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif. Worden, a retired U.S. Air Force brigadier general, is a research professor of astronomy at the University of Arizona, Tucson.
04.19.06 - NASA has teamed up with two universities to study ways to reduce the adverse effects of space travel has on astronauts' physical heath.
04.17.06 - Future engineers and computer scientists will demonstrate their robotics skills during the NASA-sponsored ninth annual northern California Botball Robotics Tournament.
04.10.06 - NASA today announced that a small, 'secondary payload' spacecraft, to be developed by a team at NASA Ames Research Center, has been selected to travel to the moon to look for precious water ice at the lunar south pole in October 2008.
03.30.06 - Astronaut Stephen Robinson, a native of Sacramento, will be the featured speaker at NASA Ames Research Center on Wednesday, April 12, 2006, highlighting a week-long celebration of the 25th anniversary of STS-1, the space shuttle's first flight.
03.29.06 - NASA's Stardust mission has energized the scientific community with new insights into comets and the formation of the solar system.
03.28.06 - Scientists at the NASA Astrobiology Science Conference will discuss the moon's role in shaping life on Earth and what secrets it can tell us about the formation of the solar system.
03.21.06 - NASA is bringing together leading experts in the field of astrobiology to discuss the origins, evolution, distribution and future of life in the universe.
03.16.06 - Thin Mints, Carmel DeLites and now… 'Space Cookies.'
03.13.06 - Forty teams from northern California, Hawaii and Montana will compete for points and pride at the FIRST robotics Silicon Valley Regional on March 16-18, 2006.
03.10.06 - NASA will be cheering as thousands of students test their engineering skills for robotics supremacy.
03.03.06 - NASA has awarded approximately 4.65 million hours of supercomputing time to researchers.
02.27.06 - NASA has postponed for one week an opportunity for reporters to view a scale model of the Crew Exploration Vehicle (CEV) at NASA Ames.
02.21.06 - Teachers from the Academy of Math, Science, Technology at Bridger Middle School, North Las Vegas, Nev., have taken their experiment out of their classrooms and into NASA's 'Weightless Wonder,' a flying microgravity laboratory.
02.21.06 - Tests to help in development of NASA's new spaceship to support the Vision for Space Exploration begin this week at NASA Ames Research Center.
02.16.06 - NASA educator astronaut Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger will visit Johnson Junior High School in Cheyenne, Wyo., to share NASA's future exploration goals and her excitement about the future of space exploration.
02.08.06 - NASA has selected Consolidated Safety Service Inc., Fairfax, Va., to support programs for occupational safety, industrial hygiene and medical services at Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
02.02.06 - NASA Administrator Michael Griffin will brief the media about the agency's FY 2007 budget at 10 a.m. PST, Monday, Feb. 6. Reporters are invited to observe a live broadcast of the budget news conference at NASA Headquarters in the main auditorium, Bldg. N-201, at NASA Ames Research Center, located in California's Silicon Valley.