Two solid rocket booster casings for space shuttle Endeavour exhibit to be stored at NASA Dryden pending transfer to California Science Center
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.
The SOFIA observatory set to begin its first full cycle of 46 astronomical science flights over 13 months from November 2012 through December 2013.
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.
Twenty-six outstanding employees and six project teams were honored at the annual NASA Honor Awards ceremonies Aug. 23 at NASA Dryden.
Flight Opportunities Program selects new technologies for suborbital flights to test the payloads' functionality before deployment on future missions.
NASA's HS3 mission will be studying hurricanes in late summer with two high-altitude, long-duration Global Hawks each carrying different instruments.
NASA's ER-2 is using underwing Large Area Collectors to collect cosmic dust during the Perseids meteor shower the second week of August.
Radar images of Colorado's centuries-old Slumgullion landslide from NASA's C-20A Earth science aircraft aid scientists' understanding of slide motion.
The sub-scale NASA-Boeing X-48C Blended Wing Body technology demonstrator begins flight tests of modified low-noise configuration.
NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel mission will require Global Hawk pilots to fly the unmanned aircraft from two locations on opposite coasts.
Retired Air Force test pilot, NASA astronaut recounts contributions of the X-15 to the space shuttle and future space vehicles at Dryden colloquium.
One-ton Mars Science Laboratory survives "seven minutes of terror" to make soft landing; begins two-year exploration of Mars' geology in Gale Crater.
NASA Mars program scientist Kelly Fast details the goals, complexities of NASA's Mars Science Laboratory and its Curiosity rover at the AERO Institute.
The landing of Curiosity on Mars will be a moment of truth for researchers both at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and around the world.
NASA's Mars Science Laboratory will be in focus at the AERO Institute in the Palmdale Civic Center during Thursday Night on the Square Aug. 2.
America's first woman in space on space shuttle Challenger in 1983 remembered both as a pioneer and an inspiration to thousands of youth.
Four pilots who flew the prototype space shuttle Enterprise during the Approach and Landing Tests at NASA Dryden in 1977 honored at Intrepid Museum.
Shuttle Discovery recalls highlights of the final shuttle mission to land at Edwards Air Force Base to NASA Dryden employees during July 13 program.
Teachers from around the country gathered at NASA's facilities in Palmdale, Calif., for a workshop that focused on NASA's Earth science programs.