09.28.12 - Stronger and better treatments for astronauts are needed for long duration space flights.
09.25.12 - NASA has selected Science Applications International Corp. of McLean, Va., to receive a contract to support the aerospace systems modeling and simulation facilities at the agency's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
09.19.12 - The Surprise Valley Fault, a stretch of land that snakes along the Warner Mountain Range in northeastern California, is pocked with small surface scars and billows steam from hot springs, which makes it an ideal location to study underground seismic activity.
09.24.12 - Writing a scientific paper that inspires more publications on the same topic, has been cited by other academic papers more than 400 times, created potential new patents and attracts commercial interest is not an easy feat.
09.21.12 - On Sept. 21, 2012, space shuttle Endeavour, mounted atop its 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, flew over the Golden Gate Bridge and visited NASA Ames Research Center.
09.20.12 - The space shuttle and its carrier aircraft will fly over northern California Friday, Sept. 21, one hour later than originally planned.
09.20.12 - NASA's first mobile application and software that models the behavior of earthquake faults to improve earthquake forecasting and our understanding of earthquake processes are co-winners of NASA's 2012 Software of the Year Award.
09.17.12 - The flight of space shuttle Endeavour atop the 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft has been rescheduled to Friday due to an unfavorable weather forecast.
09.18.12 - The Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) investigation is a five-year mission targeted to enhance our understanding of the processes that underlie hurricane intensity change in the Atlantic Ocean basin.
09.14.2012 - The Kepler team completed another monthly science data download, August 29-30, completing Quarter 14 month 2 science data collection.
09.05.12 - NASA has awarded five-year grants totaling almost $40 million to five research teams to study the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe.
08.30.12 - The world's largest airborne observatory is set to begin its first full cycle of science flights starting in November 2012.
08.28.12 - Kepler-47 is the first double-star system discovered containing multiple planets, one of which is orbiting in the so-called "habitable zone."
08.26.12 - "Neil was not only a friend, but a superb NACA research pilot..." -- Jack Boyd, NASA Ames senior advisor for history
08.24.12 - NASA’s Flight Opportunities Program has selected two new technologies to fly on commercial reusable suborbital vehicles.
08.22.2012 - Two newly submitted studies verify 41 new transiting planets in 20 star systems.
08.09.12 - NASA has chosen three teams to advance the state of the art for small spacecraft in the areas of communications, formation flying and docking systems. The cutting-edge space technology flights are expected to take place in 2014 and 2015.
08.08.12 - Nearly 7,000 people came to NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., to watch the Mars Science Laboratory rover Curiosity land on Mars.
08.07.12 - When the Curiosity rover landed on Mars on Aug. 6, researchers for the MSL Entry, Descent, & Landing Instrument (MEDLI) were already cheering.
08.05.12 - NASA's most advanced Mars rover Curiosity has landed on the Red Planet. The one-ton rover, hanging by ropes from a rocket backpack, touched down onto Mars Sunday to end a 36-week flight and begin a two-year investigation.