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NASA: US government agency responsible for civilian space programs, and aeronautical and aerospace research
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the United States Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

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NASA's probe soaring near sun reveals surprises about solar wind

Troves of new data from a NASA probe's close encounters with the sun are giving scientists unique insight about the solar wind and space weather more generally as the spacecraft zooms through the..
Reuters - Published

Nasa finds debris of India's crashed Moon rover

Nasa credited an Indian engineer, Shanmuga Subramanian, with helping locate the site of the debris.
BBC News - Published

Videos for NASA


The NASA probe flying closer to the sun than ever before [Video]The NASA probe flying closer to the sun than ever before

Scientists have released the first data from a space probe flying so close to the sun that it's inside the star's upper atmosphere. The findings are reshaping our understanding of the violent solar..

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Do astronauts get any privacy in space or are they constantly being watched? [Video]Do astronauts get any privacy in space or are they constantly being watched?

In this episode, Luca's NASA astronaut colleague Andrew Morgan tells us more about intimacy in the International Space Station.View on euronews

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NASA to attach 'robot hotel' to International Space Station [Video]NASA to attach 'robot hotel' to International Space Station

NASA plans to launch a storage space for robotic tools called the Robotic Tool Stowage, or RiTS, to the International Space Station.

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NASA's dummies to fly around Moon to test anti-radiation vests [Video]NASA's dummies to fly around Moon to test anti-radiation vests

NASA will send astronaut dummies around the moon in the Orion spacecraft for the uncrewed Artemis I mission scheduled for next year, Space.com reports.

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NASA & ESA to conduct planetary defense tests on asteroid [Video]NASA & ESA to conduct planetary defense tests on asteroid

NASA and the European Space Agency are joining hands for a planetary defense mission in order to learn how to protect Earth from a possible asteroid collision.

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NASA showcases mid-size lunar lander for future missions [Video]NASA showcases mid-size lunar lander for future missions

NASA has unveiled designs for a medium-sized lunar lander that would be able to carry payloads that weigh up to 300 kilograms to the moon's polar regions.

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Mars base inspires fully recyclable homes for Earth [Video]Mars base inspires fully recyclable homes for Earth

New York-based design and architecture agency AI SpaceFactory is 3D printing eco-homes with technology used to make a concept Mars base. Emer McCarthy reports

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Voyager 2 detected high temperatures and gaps in the heliopause sphere: NASA [Video]Voyager 2 detected high temperatures and gaps in the heliopause sphere: NASA

NASA's Voyager 2 reached the edge of the solar system in early November.

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NASA finds Neptune's moons engaged in dance-like movement [Video]NASA finds Neptune's moons engaged in dance-like movement

Thalassa and Naiad appear to be locked in an intricate 'dance of avoidance' that keep their respective orbits stable, according to NASA.

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NASA to search for fossils on Martian crater [Video]NASA to search for fossils on Martian crater

NASA plans to send its Mars 2020 rover to search for signs of ancient life on Mars' Jezero Crater.

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Air Protein creates artificial meat from carbon dioxide [Video]Air Protein creates artificial meat from carbon dioxide

Air Protein says it has launched a meat substitute made of chemical compounds and other elements harvested from the air in a press release on Tuesday.

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Amazing GoPro Footage Of First Female-Only Spacewalk [Video]Amazing GoPro Footage Of First Female-Only Spacewalk

This amazing tethered gopro footage shows Expedition 61 flight engineers Christina Koch and Jessica Meir of NASA during the first female-only spacewalk.

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Voyagers' readings yield new clues about the solar system's structure [Video]Voyagers' readings yield new clues about the solar system's structure

Voyager 2 registered a sharper difference in magnetic particles and plasma density than expected upon crossing the heliopause.

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Resupply mission launches to the International Space Station [Video]Resupply mission launches to the International Space Station

A Northrop Grumman Cygnus cargo craft launched Saturday to the International Space Station from Wallops Island to deliver supplies to the International Space Station. Rough cut (no narration)

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Pence says Space Force will 'soon' be reality [Video]Pence says Space Force will 'soon' be reality

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence kicks off the 70th International Astronautical Congress in Washington, D.C. telling participants that 'soon' the U.S. will launch the 6th branch of the armed forces and..

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Elon Musk Smoking Weed Cost NASA $5 Million [Video]Elon Musk Smoking Weed Cost NASA $5 Million

In 2018, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk smoked weed on Joe Rogan’s YouTube show. Since SpaceX is a U.S. military contractor, the government was not happy about this incident. According to Gizmodo,..

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Nasa astronauts make history as they begin first all-female spacewalk [Video]Nasa astronauts make history as they begin first all-female spacewalk

CREDIT: NASA US astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir made history as they floated out of the orbiting space laboratory 12 minutes ahead of schedule at 12.38pm BST on October 18 to replace a..

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Watch: Designers showcase fashion and interiors fit for life on Mars [Video]Watch: Designers showcase fashion and interiors fit for life on Mars

Should NASA's plans come to fruition, one day there will be (human) life on Mars. Designers are showcasing what future Martians might wear and how they might live.

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NASA: First All-Women Spacewalk, Tomorrow Morning [Video]NASA: First All-Women Spacewalk, Tomorrow Morning

NASA has rescheduled its first all-women spacewalk for this Friday, reports Gizmodo. It was initially scheduled for this past spring, but spacesuit troubles forced NASA to scrap the event. Astronauts..

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NASA unveils its first electric airplane - a work in progress

NASA, most prominent for its many Florida-launched exploits into space, showcased an early version of its first all-electric experimental aircraft, the X-57 "Maxwell," on Friday at its lesser-known..
Reuters - Published

NASA probe provides insight on solar system's border with interstellar space

The journey of NASA's dauntless Voyager 2 spacecraft through our solar system's farthest reaches has given scientists new insight into a poorly understood distant frontier: the unexpectedly distinct..
Reuters - Published

Nasa Mars 2020 Mission's MiMi Aung on women in space

At 16, MiMi Aung travelled alone to the US for an education. Now she's a project lead on Nasa's Mars mission.
BBC News - Published

US astronauts complete first all-women spacewalk

Nasa astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir spent over seven hours outside the ISS.
BBC News - Published

Nasa unveils new spacesuit for next Moon landing

The agency reveals a prototype for a lunar surface spacesuit to fit all shapes and sizes.
BBC News - Published

NASA unveils new spacesuit prototypes for missions 

NASA on Tuesday showed off two new spacesuits tailored for future moonwalking astronauts, signaling development of a crucial component to the space agency's accelerated drive to return to the moon by..
Reuters - Published

NASA aims for first manned SpaceX mission in first-quarter 2020

SpaceX's Crew Dragon astronaut capsule will be ready for its first manned test flight into orbit in the first quarter of next year, provided that "everything goes according to plan" in upcoming tests,..
Reuters - Published

Manned SpaceX mission will happen in first quarter of 2020: NASA boss

NASA boss Jim Bridenstine said on Thursday that the first manned mission into orbit by SpaceX's Crew Dragon would take place in the first quarter of next year, pending the satisfactory outcome of..
Reuters - Published

NASA boss emphasizes astronaut safety as he visits SpaceX factory

SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk opened up his private rocket factory to the top official of NASA on Thursday for a tour and progress report on the long-delayed Crew Dragon astronaut capsule the..
Reuters - Published

NASA boss to tour SpaceX factory after feud over capsule delays

SpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk opened up his private rocket factory to the top official of NASA on Thursday for a tour and progress report on the company's long-delayed Crew Dragon astronaut capsule.
Reuters - Published

Chandrayaan-2: India Moon probe made 'hard landing', says Nasa

New pictures from a Nasa spacecraft show the targeted landing site of the Vikram rover.
BBC News - Published

Brad Pitt speaks with astronaut from NASA headquarters

Actor Brad Pitt questions astronaut Nick Hague about life on the International Space Station.
BBC News - Published

Nasa said to be investigating first allegation of a crime in space

The space agency is reportedly looking into an allegation against astronaut Anne McClain.
BBC News - Published

Nasa confirms ocean moon mission

Scientists working on a mission to the ocean moon of Europa can proceed with the final design and construction of the spacecraft, Nasa has said.
BBC News - Published

Space telescope offers rare glimpse of Earth-sized rocky exoplanet

Direct observations from a NASA space telescope have for the first time revealed the atmospheric void of a rocky, Earth-sized world beyond our own solar system orbiting the most common type of star in..
Reuters - Published

Nasa picks headquarters for Moon lander

A Nasa facility in Alabama will play a key role in sending astronauts to the Moon's surface in 2024.
BBC News - Published

NASA chief announces Alabama facility as moon spacecraft headquarters

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Friday said Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama will serve as headquarters for the U.S. space agency's program to build a spacecraft to put astronauts back on..
Reuters - Published

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program: sources

The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its human lunar lander program, signaling progress in its..
Reuters - Published

Taking Nasa's space buggies for a spin

BBC Click's Spencer Kelly takes a ride in some in some of Nasa's latest vehicles.
BBC News - Published

Nasa’s Valkyrie robot could help build Mars base

The semi-autonomous robot is able to use human tools and guide itself across difficult terrain.
BBC News - Published

Chris Kraft: Key Apollo 11 director dies days after anniversary

Chris Kraft was Nasa's first flight director and played a critical role in the first Moon landing.
BBC News - Published

Russia's Sirius Moon project leaves crew hungry for steak

Four Russians and two Nasa engineers emerge from four months in a Moscow "spacecraft".
BBC News - Published

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad where first humans lifted off for the moon

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned to the launch pad Tuesday at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida where he flew to the moon 50 years ago along with the late Neil Armstrong and Buzz..
Reuters - Published

NASA shake-up in new race to the moon

As NASA scrambles to meet U.S. President Donald Trump's mandate to return humans to the moon by 2024, two longtime heads of NASA's human exploration wing were demoted Wednesday in a slew of..
Reuters - Published

NASA tests abort system on astronaut capsule built for moon missions

An unmanned full-scale NASA crew capsule blasted off from a Florida launchpad on Tuesday in a successful test of the spacecraft's abort thrusters, an astronaut safety device that will be key as the..
Reuters - Published

Dragonfly: Drone helicopter to fly on Saturn's moon, Titan

Nasa will fly a $1bn drone helicopter on Saturn's moon, Titan, in the 2030s.
BBC News - Published

Raspberry Pi used to steal data from Nasa lab

raspberry pi used to steal data from nasa lab
Lax security at a Nasa lab let a hacker lurk on the agency's network for almost a year, says report.
BBC News - Published

Costs, delays mount for Boeing's NASA launch system, audit finds

NASA's flagship space launch system being built by Boeing is taking years longer than expected with cost overruns of nearly $2 billion, an audit found on Wednesday, raising questions about meeting a..
Reuters - Published

NASA boss says 'no doubt' SpaceX explosion delays flight program

The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space..
Reuters - Published

Hidden Figures: Nasa renames street after black female mathematicians

Hidden Figures Way is named after the African-American women featured in the Oscar-nominated film.
BBC News - Published

Rocket firm Relativity signs lease with NASA for new robotic 3D printing factory

Relativity Space, a venture-backed rocket maker, said on Tuesday it will lease space from NASA in Mississippi, where its gigantic 3D printers will produce low-cost rockets to be used to launch..
Reuters - Published

Trump criticizes NASA moon mission after promoting it earlier

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday criticized NASA for aiming to put astronauts back on the moon by 2024 and urged the space agency to focus instead on "much bigger" initiatives like going to Mars,..
Reuters - Published

Nasa to open International Space Station to tourists

The US space agency says it will allow tourists to visit the station from 2020
BBC News - Published

NASA's first SpaceX astronauts ready for 'messy camping trip' to space

The first U.S. astronauts chosen to fly aboard a SpaceX capsule built for NASA shrugged off a spate of design and test mishaps, saying such setbacks were "part of the process" and the new technology..
Reuters - Published

Opportunity Bows Out - NASA Says Goodbye to Mars Rover

opportunity bows out - nasa says goodbye to mars rover
by Alice Monroe - Saying goodbye can be hard – and NASA are certainly finding that out this week, after it emerged that one of their trusty Mars rovers, Opportunity, will no longer be traversing..
One News Page Staff - Published

Mining of the Moon to Begin: ESA Signs Contract

mining of the moon to begin: esa signs contract
by Stephanie Boyd - 2019 will be a very important year for the Moon – not only has there already been footage sent back from the reported ‘dark side’ in recent weeks, but we will..
One News Page Staff - Published

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