11.01.11 - The Thermal Infrared Sensor that will fly on the next Landsat satellite completed its first round of thermal vacuum testing at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
10.19.11 - In the clean room at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, the GPM mission's Core satellite is steadily taking shape.
10.03.11 - NASA has awarded the largest prize in aviation history, inspiring more fuel-efficient aircraft and the start of a new electric airplane industry.
09.30.11 - On the last day of the Green Flight Challenge, the aviation teams feel a need for speed.
09.29.11 - Green Flight Challenge teams spent Day Three recharging their electric aircraft batteries in preparation for the Sept. 30 speed challenge.
09.28.11 - Planes competing in the Green Flight Challenge flew like birds to test the fuel efficiency of their aircraft.
09.27.11 - The Green Flight Challenge has taken off, and the competition is pushing the envelope in aviation technology.
09.22.11 - It currently takes 90 minutes to transmit high-resolution images from Mars, but NASA would like to dramatically reduce that time to just minutes
09.20.11 - U.S. teams are preparing to test electric, biofueled and hybrid-powered aircraft, vying to be the most fuel-efficient small aircraft in the world.
09.19.11 - NASA is testing an element of the sunshield that will protect the James Webb Space Telescope's mirrors and instruments during its mission to observe the most distant objects in the universe.