NASA research airplane

Students experiment in zero-gravity

Jul 17, 2014
We talk to an engineering student looking to examine manufacturing in space
Posted In: NASA, students, space program
LDSD's Rocket-powered Test Vehicle

NASA's flying saucers hopefully won't be a smash hit

Jun 11, 2014
It's a bird! It's a plane! Actually, it's NASA's flying saucer.
Posted In: NASA, mars, space

Robots, the space program and innovation

May 19, 2014
NASA's Kennedy Space Center begins a major robotics competition.
Posted In: robotics, NASA

Marketing the moon

Apr 14, 2014
How a marketing campaign helped the U.S. win the space race.
Posted In: moon, NASA

Four ways to make money in space

Mar 14, 2014
NASA is increasingly reliant on contractors to get goods to and from space.
Posted In: NASA

715 new planets, no aliens in sight. Yet.

Feb 26, 2014
A veritable onslaught of new planets discovered by the Kepler telescope.
Posted In: NASA

NASA will go to Mars, but not before 'putting a baggie' on an asteroid

Dec 9, 2013
Before NASA goes to Mars, it will first return to the Moon and capture an asteroid.
Posted In: NASA, space exploration, mars, moon

NASA interns lose their space. (Different kind of space).

Oct 3, 2013
The government shutdown left NASA interns in Mountain View, Calif., homeless.
Posted In: government shutdown 2013, NASA

How does NASA get to Mars? By capturing an asteroid

Sep 9, 2013
NASA wants to capture an asteroid and send astronauts to train on it for Mars. Congress is skeptical.
Posted In: NASA, space, asteroid

One year after Curiosity, Adam Steltzner on NASA's next step

Aug 7, 2013
NASA's Adam Steltzner on the future of space exploration.
Posted In: NASA, mars, Curiosity rover