05.02.2013 - For about one week, engineers at NASA Ames and ham radio operators worldwide reconstructed an image of Earth.
04.29.2013 - The cell phone has revolutionized how people communicate and now, it's ushering in a new era for satellites.
04.26.2013 - Smartphones can check e-mail, record videos and even stream NPR. Now NASA has discovered they make pretty decent satellites, too.
04.22.13 - Three smartphones destined to become low-cost satellites rode to space Sunday, April 21, aboard the maiden flight of Orbital Science Corp.'s Antares rocket from NASA's Wallops Island Flight Facility in Virginia.
04.02.13 - NASA is seeking small spacecraft technology project proposals from U.S. colleges and universities that would like to collaborate with agency researchers.
04.02.13 - NASA is showing off a new generation of satellites that are capable of all sorts of extra-terrestrial work - and they are powered by something you probably already own.
04.01.13 - NASA is developing other types of miniaturized satellites, including these PhoneSats.
A challenge for NASA employees to propose a spacecraft that could be built in orbit.
11.29.2012 - NASA engineers are chipping away at how best to lower the cost of their satellites — and one off-the-shelf answer is by using smartphone electronics.
11.20.2012 - A satellite that uses a cell phone as a central processor.