NASA has selected three new flight directors. Greg Whitney, Tomas Gonzalez-Torres and Judd Frieling will join the select group of human spaceflight leaders in the Christopher C. Kraft Jr. Mission Control Center at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
After a half-century leading America’s human spaceflight program, NASA's Johnson Space Center goes golden.
Join Dr. Ellen Ochoa, Dottie Metcalf-Lindenburger, Cady Coleman and others Thursday, Dec. 1, when Johnson Space Center (JSC) takes part in a national, live web event that focuses on women in science and technology.
Scientists at NASA's Johnson Space Center are preparing to curate and analyze samples from the first U.S. mission to return samples from an asteroid.
Because of their work on the Orion Multi Purpose Crew Vehicle Pad Abort 1 flight test, several teams from JSC received Stellar Awards as part of the Rotary National Awards for Space Achievement.
NASA's Orion Cockpit Working Group team created an innovative new program to keep their project on schedule and within budget, while inspiring a new generation of rocket scientists.
NASA is recognizing Christopher C. Kraft, Jr., America's first human space mission flight director, by naming the Mission Control Center in his honor.
NASA and co-researchers from the United States, South Korea and Japan have found a new mineral named "Wassonite" in one of the most historically significant meteorites recovered in Antarctica in December 1969.
On Jan. 27, 2011, Johnson Space Center paused to remember all fallen astronauts, including the crews of Apollo 1, Challenger and Columbia, with a T-38 flyover and a moment of silence. Watch a video here.
The 2010 JSC team of NASA’s FIRST leadership development program, spent part of their year producing an ISS-themed educational outreach program for 5th to 8th grade students including an educator guide with eight STEM lessons, a STEM on Station themed digital learning network program, and the inspirational video seen here.
Where you live may say a lot about your socioeconomic status. It also may suggest how vulnerable you are to long periods of excessively hot weather.
An Ohio astronaut, Michael Foreman, is serving as the Chief of External Programs at NASA's Glenn Research Center.
The heat of the sun may soon be used to keep much-needed vaccines cool, thanks to a NASA technology originally designed for the moon that is being licensed here on Earth.
The NASA Johnson Space Center is an economic powerhouse paying for salaries, contracts and grants that create jobs and strengthen business in the Clear Lake and Houston regions and across Texas.
› JSC Economic Impact Report: FY 09 (905 Kb PDF)
NASA’s Johnson Space Center has received the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for the expansion of one of its procurement offices, bringing the total number of recognized buildings at the center to three.
Using more advanced analytical instruments now available, a Johnson Space Center research team has reexamined the 1996 finding that a meteorite contains strong evidence that life may have existed on ancient Mars.
Long-duration storage has a more significant impact on the nutritional value of space foods than does spaceflight, a NASA study has found.
The complete photographic record from the Apollo Program has remained nearly untouched in a freezer at NASA’s Johnson Space Center—until now.
A one-of-its-kind facility that preserves and protects a national treasure marks a key anniversary this month as it gets readied for future deliveries from the moon.
NASA engineers compete to see who can make their home the most energy efficient.