06.07.13 - Using an innovative satellite technique, NASA scientists have determined that a previously unmapped type of wildfire in the Amazon rainforest is responsible for destroying several times more forest than has been lost through deforestation in recent years.
06.07.13 - University and NASA researchers predict that the severity of the 2013 fire season will be considerably higher than in 2011 and 2012 for many Amazon forests in the Southern Hemisphere.
06.07.13 - The Expedition 36 crew was busy with science, spacewalk preps and maintenance duties Friday, wrapping up a busy week on the station.› Space Station Live | › View Crew Timelines
06.07.13 - Small asteroid 2013 LR6 will safely fly past this evening at 9:42 p.m. PDT (which is June 8 at 12:42 a.m. EDT/June 8 at 04:42 UTC) at a distance of about 65,000 miles (105,000 kilometers) above Earth’s surface.
06.07.13 - Overcoming challenges and displaying teamwork were part of NASA’s Fourth Annual Robotic Mining Competition, coordinated by Kennedy Space Center’s Education Office.
06.07.13 - The so-called Trifid of the North is a large, dusty region that is currently forming new stars. These stars are very hot and therefore appear to be very blue.
06.11.13 - TRMM data showed rainfall totals on the order of ~16 to 20 inches stretching from the eastern tip of the Yucatan to western Cuba and over the southeast Gulf of Mexico.
06.06.13 - NASA's Orion crew module successfully passed its static loads tests on Wednesday.
06.06.13 - NASA will hold a media teleconference at 9 a.m. PDT (noon EDT) on Friday, June 7, to provide an update about the long-lived Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity.
06.06.13 - The station crew was busy with science and spacewalk preps Thursday. The ATV-4 cargo vehicle is headed to the station after launching Wednesday.› Space Station Live | › View Crew Timelines
06.06.13 - NASA has entered into a partnership agreement with Craig Technologies to maintain an inventory of unique processing and manufacturing equipment for future mission support at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
06.06.13 - Airborne and satellite mission over southern U.S. this summer to study how pollution and natural emissions affect atmospheric composition and climate.
06.06.13 - Scientists working with NASA's Deep Space Network antenna at Goldstone, Calif., have released a second, longer, more refined movie clip of asteroid 1998 QE2 and its moon.
06.07.13 - Approaching its 10th anniversary of leaving Earth, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity is on the move again, trekking to a new study area still many weeks away.
06.05.13 - The massive tornado that devastated portions of Moore, Okla. and surrounding areas on May 20 scarred the landscape for miles, as seen in a new NASA spacecraft image.
06.05.13 - New views from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope show blooming stars in our Milky Way galaxy's more barren territories, far from its crowded core.
06.05.13 - Scientists have confirmed the presence of complex, ringed hydrocarbons in the upper atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon, Titan.
05.06.13 - NASA Associate Administrator Robert Lightfoot reported on the space agency's current and future initiatives during an employee briefing on June 4.
06.06.13 - NASA plans to begin testing RS-25 engines for its new Space Launch System (SLS) in the fall of 2014.› Photos
06.06.2013 - A new study using data from NASA's Kepler mission shows that migrating planets cease their travels before being consumed by their stars.