NASA began its latest hurricane science mission, dubbed HS3, when an unmanned NASA Global Hawk flew over Tropical Storm Leslie in the Atlantic Ocean.
09.04.12 - NASA's Flight Opportunities Program researchers dedicate one of 40 microgravity flight tests in memory of the late Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong.
08.29.12 - Two solid rocket booster casings for space shuttle Endeavour exhibit to be stored at NASA Dryden pending transfer to California Science Center› View photos | › View video →
08.27.12 - Retired NASA astronaut and research pilot Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon in the Apollo 11 mission in 1969, dies at age 82.
08.30.12 - The SOFIA observatory set to begin its first full cycle of 46 astronomical science flights over 13 months from November 2012 through December 2013.
08.27.12 - NASA Dryden Flight Research Center is inviting 40 of its social media followers to a "NASA Social" Sept. 19–20 to herald shuttle Endeavour's return.