08.29.12 - On Tuesday afternoon at NASA's Langley Research Center, honor award recipients and their families walked across two red carpets with cameras flashing and filming as they entered the Reid Conference Center for the 2012 Honor Awards Ceremony.
08.29.12 - NASA's Associate Administrator of Education and former Astronaut Leland Melvin recalls when he applied to the astronaut program. He had family members telling him he couldn’t be an astronaut, but his dreams surpassed any obstacles that stood in his way, and Melvin made it happen.
06.12.12 - On September 22, NASA Langley Research Center will open its doors to the public.
08.25.12 - Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, has died following complications resulting from cardiovascular procedures. He was 82.
08.24.12 - The first vertical drop test of the Orion test article at NASA Langley's Hydro Impact Basin, Thurs., Aug. 23.
08.21.12 - Rocket launches and Mars landings. These are events that seem more likely to appear in science fiction novels, rather than occur during a summer internship.
08.22.12 - On Wednesday, NASA Langley's Center Director Lesa Roe beamed with pride as Luat Nguyen, Langley's director of flight projects, introduced his perspective during the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), MSL Entry Descent and Landing Instrumentation (MEDLI) and Inflatable Reentry Vehicle Experiment (IRVE-3) Celebration.
08.16.12 - From inside the International Space Station (ISS), Ricky Arnold II, looked down at Earth and had some trouble processing the depth of his view.
08.16.12 - NASA Langley's expanding climate research hub in Hampton, Va., is now part of a worldwide network of atmospheric measurements.
08.13.12 - It all started in March of last year when former U.S. Chief Technology Officer, Aneesh Chopra, asked NASA Langley in Hampton, Va., to help prepare and engage the next generation workforce.
08.13.12 - In the spirit of inspiring the next generation of explorers, NASA Langley’s Office of Equal Opportunity Programs, Office of Strategic Analysis, Communications and Business Development, and Office of Education, along with countless volunteers, invite employees to bring in young guests for Youth Day on Friday, August 17.
Today marks the final day for the summer student session at NASA's Langley Research Center.
In June, roughly 300 students relocated from many different regions of the country to Hampton R...
08.10.12 - After recently retiring as Director of NASA's International Space Station Division in NASA's Office of Human Exploration, Uhran presented "International Space Station - The Power of Relentless Pursuit" at NASA Langley's August Colloquium.
08.09.12 - My internship at NASA came as a complete surprise to me.
This image shows the inside of the heat shield of NASA's Curiosity rover during descent to the surface of Mars.
Also seen in this image is the Mars Science Laboratory Entry, Descent, and L...
08.08.12 - Space exploration. Landing on Mars. Funky physics. All of these were much-discussed topics this past weekend as NASA Days at Busch Gardens took over the park once more.
IRVE-3 was launched at ~7a from WFF, and the vehicle performed beautifully. Here are some PRELIMINARY results.
08.06.12 - At 1:30 a.m. EDT, more than 300 people sat in the Virginia Air Space Center's IMAX theater with expectations and uncertainty. No one could predict what was about to happen.
NASA's Curiosity rover has landed on Mars!
08.03.12 - More than 30 participants arrived at Langley this morning for NASA Langley's Mars Science Laboratory Social Media event.