NASA Dryden is flight testing two Eagle Aero supersonic shockwave probes on its F-15B aircraft to determine their viability as research tools.
NASA’s Global Hawk is the centerpiece of NOAA's Winter Storms and Pacific Atmospheric Rivers environmental research mission, a planned three-week campaign to study "rivers in the sky."
NASA Dryden life-support technician Sean Wilscam assists a student in suiting up in a pilot's G-suit during the Bohn-Meyer Math and Science Odyssey.
The German Receiver for Astronomy at Terahertz Frequencies, or GREAT, instrument has been mounted on the SOFIA flying observatory for initial tests.
More than 20 aerospace firms large and small were represented at a recent NASA Flight Opportunities Program at the Dryden Flight Research Center.
NASA Dryden sonic boom researcher Ed Haering answers questions on NASA sonic boom research during a NASA.gov web chat Jan. 25.
Fifteen years after its final flight, veterans of the Kuiper Airborne Observatory, or KAO, gathered at NASA's Ames Research Center Nov. 10, 2010 to witness the opening of a time capsule.
More than 200 seventh-graders will experience hands-on learning activities during the Bohn-Meyer Math-Science Odyssey Feb. 4 at Antelope Valley College in Lancaster, Calif.
The symmetry of Dryden's "blue room" control room was seen by photographer Michael Salvatore Tierney.
Landing an ER-2, NASA's long-winged, high-altitude Earth science aircraft can be tricky.
Texas educator William R. “Russ” Claughton has been selected to lead the Office of Education at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center.
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is evaluating Seismic Warning Systems’ QuakeGuard™ earthquake warning system to determine if sonic booms cause the devices to register false alarms.
A mid-infrared mosaic image from the SOFIA observatory offers new information about star formation processes in the Messier 42 nebula in the Orion constellation.
A NASA King Air studies wake turbulence from a NASA Global Hawk prior to an upcoming Northrop Grumman aerial refueling demonstration with two unmanned Global Hawks. (NASA Photo / Jim Ross)
Bill Nye the Science Guy paid a visit to NASA’s Dryden Aircraft Operations Facility in Palmdale, Calif., on Dec. 10.
NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center is hosting the flight test operations of Boeing’s Phantom Ray, a stealthy, jet-powered Unmanned Aircraft System aircraft.
NASA Dryden recently hosted helicopter air-drop flight tests of a 5-foot-long, 15-percent scale model of the Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser spacecraft design.
NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif., has signed a Space Act Agreement with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) to use NASA technology and capabilities to help support the management and mitigation of wildfire disasters.
NASA's modified McDonnell Douglas F-15B Eagle aeronautical research aircraft is shown flying over Lake Isabella in Southern California's Kern County.
NASA education chief and former astronaut Leland Melvin recently challenged Palmdale middle school students to "believe in yourself. Do what it takes to be successful."