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NASA spots mysterious feature on Titan's sea
Washington, Sep 30 : NASA's Cassini spacecraft is closely monitoring the evolution of a mysterious feature in a large hydrocarbon sea on Saturn's moon Titan.
NASA app teaches kids about rocket launches
New York, Sep 30 : The US space agency NASA has launched a new app to make children aware of how rockets are launched.
World's fourth largest sea dried up completely: NASA
New York, Sep 30 : Aral Sea - the giant lake between Kazakhstan in the north and Uzbekistan in the south - has dried up completely, says NASA.
Mars rover Curiosity drills first hole into Mount Sharp
Washington, Sep 29 : In a bid to understand how the once wet Red Planet turned cold and dry, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has successfully drilled the first sample-collection hole in Mount Sharp, a layered mountain in Mars.
NASA calls for proposals for second round of contracts
Washington, Sep 28 : After awarding contracts to Boeing Co. and SpaceX to ferry American astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS), NASA has called for the next round of contracts for private sector companies to deliver experiments and supplies to the orbiting laboratory.
NASA uses unfair selection method in space taxi project?
Washington, Sep 27 : Aerospace company Sierra Nevada Corp has filed a formal protest with the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) over the selection of two American firms by NASA to build and operate space taxis to transport astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS).
US to widen space cooperation with Russia
Moscow, Sep 26 : NASA is ready to increase the number of joint space experiments with Russia, Oleg Ostapenko, chief of Russia's National Space Agency (Roskosmos), said Friday.
'NASA's modest programme reflects risk-averse society'
Tenerife (Spain), Sep 26 : Former Apollo astronaut Walter Cunningham has said that NASA's current modest programme is a reflection of a risk-averse society which, in his opinion, is suffering from a lack of motivation.
Is that a 'traffic signal' on Mars?
New York, Sep 26 : Are aliens using traffic signal to cross roads on Red Planet? Fun apart, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has clicked a picture on the Martian surface that resembles a "traffic signal".
NASA's Curiosity Rover finds 'round rock' on Mars
Washington, Sept 25 : Curiosity Rover has found a spherical rock on the Martian land atop a rocky outcrop.
Water vapor detected on Neptune-size exoplanet for 1st time ever
Washington, Sep 25 : Astronomers recently observed water vapor and clear skies on the Neptune-size exoplanet called as HAT-P-11b for the first time using data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, the Spitzer Space Telescope, and the Kepler Space Telescope.
Successful Mars mission 'significant milestone' for India: NASA
Washington, Sep 24 : NASA Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to its Indian counterpart ISRO for its successful maiden Mars mission, saying it's a " significant milestone" for India.
Mangalyaan success: Congratulations pour in for ISRO from all over
New Delhi, Sept. 24 : Congratulatory messages have started pouring in for ISRO after the Mars Orbiter Mission, Mangalyaan, created history by successfully entering the Martian orbit on its maiden attempt. U.S space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent in a congratulatory ...
NASA welcomes Indian Mars mission with 'Namaste'
New Delhi, Sep 24 : As India entered the history books with insertion of its maiden Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) into the Martian orbit early Wednesday, NASA's 2012 Mars mission Curiosity, ISRO's Mars Orbiter and NASA's 2014 Mars mission Maven that entered the Mars orbit Sep 21 exchanged fun tweets.
NASA congratulates ISRO for successful maiden Mars mission
New Delhi, Sep 24 : NASA sent its congratulatory message to ISRO for its successful maiden Mars mission today on Twitter.
NASA's Maven spacecraft enters Mars orbit
Washington, Sep 23 : NASA's Maven spacecraft has successfully entered the Mars orbit on September 21, it has been reported.
NASA's Mars satellite Maven successfully lands in orbit
London, Sept 22 : NASA's latest Mars satellite, Maven, has finally landed in the orbit above the planet successfully.
NASA keen on sharing 'Mars data' with India's Mangalyaan mission
London, Sep 22 : NASA has recently stated that they are ready to share their data, observed by the Maven spacecraft, with India, whose Mars Orbiter Mission would arrive around 48 hours earlier on Mars.
NASA spacecraft set to open new Mars chapter
Washington, Sep 22 : With an aim to study the Red Planet's upper atmosphere as never done before, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered the Martian orbit late Sunday.
5,000 pounds of scientific cargo on way to ISS
Washington, Sep 22 : NASA late Sunday sent a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft skyward laden with 5,000 pounds of scientific equipment and supplies destined for use by the crew of the International Space Station (ISS).
NASA spacecraft enters Mars' orbit to explore atmosphere
Washington, Sep 22 : After 10-month journey of 442 million mile, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission entered into Mars orbit, the US space agency has said.
NASA launches website, Mars challenge for public
Washington, Sep 21 : The US space agency NASA has announced the opening of registration for its "Mars Balance Mass Challenge" and the launch of its new website - "NASA Solve".
NASA spacecraft set to enter Mars orbit Sunday night
Washington, Sep 21 : NASA's MAVEN spacecraft is set to enter the Mars orbit Sunday night, two days before India's first interplanetary spacecraft Mangalyaan is due to slip into the martian orbit Tuesday.
Plant-eating 'King Nose' dinosaurs roamed Utah plains 75m yrs ago
Washington, Sept 20 : A new research has revealed about the discovery of a hadrosaur species with a truly distinctive nasal profile that lived approximately 75 million years ago during the Late Cretaceous period.
NASA spacecraft set for Mars orbit insertion Sep 21
Washington, Sep 18 : NASA's Mars spacecraft is nearing its scheduled insertion into the Martian orbit Sep 21 after completing a 10 month interplanetary journey of 442 million miles.
NASA spacecraft to reach Mars this weekend
Washington, Sep 18 : US space agency NASA said Wednesday its Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft will enter orbit around the Red Planet this weekend.
NASA selects Boeing, SpaceX to ferry US astronauts to ISS
Washington, Sep 17 : With a goal to end the US' sole reliance on the Russian Space Shuttle in 2017, NASA selected two American firms to transport astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS).
NASA to make major announcement about spacecraft contracts
Washington, Sep 17 : US space agency NASA said Tuesday it will make a "major announcement" regarding the awarding of contracts to build commercial spaceships that will send the country's astronauts to space soil by 2017.
Boeing may get NASA contract for space taxis: WSJ
Washington, Sep 16 : The US multinational Boeing Co is poised to beat two other rivals in the race to get a multi-billion dollar NASA contract to carry astronauts in space taxis, Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported.
'Global selfie' to send Earth's self-portrait into space
New York, Sep 16 : A "global selfie" project that aims to send a special message from earth to space via NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has been approved by the US space agency.