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JD Harrington
Headquarters, Washington

April 10, 2008
RELEASE : 08-097
NASA Launches New Science Web Site
WASHINGTON -- NASA's Science Mission Directorate has launched a new Web site that provides enhanced and engaging information about NASA's vast scope of scientific endeavors and achievements.

The site will provide in-depth coverage of NASA's past, present and future science missions with features that include:

- Interactive tables and searches for Earth, heliophysics, planetary and astrophysics missions
- Insight into dark matter and dark energy, planets around other stars, climate change, Mars and space weather
- Resources for researchers including links to upcoming science solicitations and opportunities
- A mapping of science questions for NASA science missions and the data they produce
- A citizen-scientist page with access to resources that equip the public to engage in scientific investigation
- Expanded "For Educators" and "For Kids" pages to provide access to a broader range of resources for learning the science behind NASA missions
- Easy-to-navigate design and an improved search engine to help find information

Visit the new NASA science Web site at:

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