09.28.12 - Stronger and better treatments for astronauts are needed for long duration space flights.
09.27.12 - A technology designed by Paragon Space Development Corp. for use by astronauts in the hazardous environment of space has found a lifesaving use in coal mining.
09.21.12 - Virginia Air & Space Center will receive a full-scale test version of NASA's Orion spacecraft to become part of the center's permanent collection.
09.21.12 - Kennedy Space Center Ground Systems Development and Operations engineers are combining heritage technology and new innovations to design the crew access arm for the Orion spacecraft.
09.20.12 - The first contracted cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station under NASA's Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) contract is scheduled for Oct. 7.
09.19.12 - Want to try your hand at landing an inflatable spacecraft? All you need is a smart phone, a computer or a tablet.
09.19.12 - NASA scientists and engineers are studying the challenges and hazards involved in landing on extraterrestrial destinations such as the moon or Mars.
09.20.12 - Thanks to International Space Station technology, the U.S. EPA can soon help beach goers use mobile devices to check coastal water conditions.
09.14.12 - NASA's launch bases are being revamped to serve a variety of next-generation launch vehicles.
09.12.12 - This week marks one year of progress since the formation of the Space Launch System (SLS), the nation's next step in human exploration efforts.
09.14.12 - The Boeing Company recently completed a review of its CST-100 spacecraft, integrated launch vehicle and operational plans as its first performance milestone for NASA's Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) initiative.
09.07.12 - Orion will be the most advanced spacecraft ever flown, and its parachutes have been designed with a return from exploration missions in mind.
10.01.12 - Jill McGuire, RRM project manager, and Alex Janas, robotics operator, both from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, provide investigation details.
Learn about green living, conservation and production of resources on the International Space Station.
08.29.12 - NASA successfully completed another parachute test of its Orion spacecraft on Aug. 28 high above the skies of the U.S. Yuma Army Proving Ground in southwestern Arizona.
08.28.12 - The Boeing Company recently completed a jettison test of its forward heat shield, which will protect the parachutes of the company's CST-100 spacecraft during future missions to and from low Earth orbit.
09.05.12 - Brian Crucian, immunologist at NASA's Johnson Space Center, provides investigation details, including how the crew uses a blood sample collection kit.
08.29.12 - Scott Smith, Ph.D., principal investigator for the Pro K and Nutrition investigations discusses diet and the effects of microgravity on astronauts.
08.24.12 - Bob Tweedy and Lori Ploutz-Snyder, Ph.D., explain the overall goals of the study and how the ARED works.
08.27.12 - Before you blow out the candle on your next cake, look at the flame. There may be some cool secrets inside those flames waiting to be revealed.