Links and Resources

NASA Links


NASA Homepage - NASA's agency-wide website


NASA Exploration Systems Mission Directorate - Information about NASA's plans to explore the Moon, Mars, and beyond


NASA Science Mission Directorate - Main page for NASA's science mission, focusing on Earth science, heliophysics, planetary science, and astrophysics


Earth Science (NASA Science Mission Directorate) - Developing a scientific understanding of Earth's system and its response to natural or human-induced changes, and to improve prediction of climate, weather, and natural hazards


NASA Earth Observatory - Current information, images, maps, and data about Earth's climate and the environment


NASA Aeronautics Research Directorate - Cutting-edge, fundamental research in traditional and emerging disciplines to help transform the nation's air transportation system, and to support future air and space vehicles



NASA Ames Links


NASA Ames Research Center - Agency leader in supercomputing, networking and intelligent systems, nanotechnology, fundamental space biology, biotechnology, aerospace and thermal protection systems, human factors research, and astrobiology


Ecological Forecasting Lab at NASA Ames Research Center - Using the Terrestrial Observation and Prediction System (TOPS) to develop nowcasts and forecasts of ecosystem conditions for use in a range of applications


NASA Ames Earth Science Division - Advancing knowledge of the Earth System through leadership in observation, analysis, and simulation


NASA Ames Environmental Services Division - Integrating long-term environmental initiatives into the way we do business and committed to protecting the environment to create a sustainable community for all


NASA Ames Bioengineering Branch in the Space Biosciences Division - Developing advanced technologies required for future human exploration missions in space.


NASA Ames Exploration Life Support Projects - Carrying out research and technology development for next-generation space-based life support technology


NASA Ames Intelligent Systems Division - Specializing in autonomous systems and robotics, collaborative and assistant systems, discovery and systems health, and robust software engineering


NASA Advanced Supercomputing (NAS) Division - Dedicated to providing scientists and engineers with the supercomputing resources and simulation tools needed to carry out critical NASA missions and make new scientific discoveries for the benefit of humankind



NASA Partnership Links


NASA Ames Technology Partnerships - Creating strategic collaborations with industry, academia, and government agencies


NASA Research Park - Integrated, dynamic research and education community located in the heart of Silicon Valley, cultivating diverse partnerships with academia, industry, and non-profit organizations in support of NASA's mission


Innovative Partnership Program - Providing needed technology and capabilities for NASA's Mission Directorates, Programs, and Projects through investments and partnerships


Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer - Opportunities for small, high technology companies and research institutions to participate in Government-sponsored research and development areas



Other Links


Federal Environmental Executive Order 13423 - Sets goals for Federal agencies in the areas of energy efficiency, acquisition, renewable energy, toxics reductions, recycling, renewable energy, sustainable buildings, electronics stewardship, fleets, and water conservation


H.R.6: Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 - An Act to move the US toward greater energy independence and security, to increase the production of clean renewable fuels, to protect consumers, to increase the efficiency of products, buildings, and vehicles, to promote research on and deploy greenhouse gas capture and storage options, and to improve the energy performance of the Federal Government, and for other purposes.


Federal Energy Management Program - Helps Federal agencies save energy, save taxpayer dollars, and demonstrate leadership with responsible, cleaner energy choices