NASA Invites Media to Launch of IXPE Mission to Study X-rays in Space
on October 22, 2021 at 5:59 pm
Media accreditation is open for the upcoming launch of NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) mission, which will measure polarized X-rays from exotic cosmic objects, such as black holes and neutron stars, to better understand these types of phenomena and extreme environments.
NASA Shares Webb Telescope Media Briefing Schedule, Resources
on October 20, 2021 at 5:00 pm
NASA will hold a series of virtual media briefings and events leading up to the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope, the premier space science observatory of the next decade.
NASA Selects Gamma-ray Telescope to Chart Milky Way Evolution
on October 18, 2021 at 7:08 pm
NASA has selected a new space telescope proposal that will study the recent history of star birth, star death, and the formation of chemical elements in the Milky Way.
NASA, ULA Launch Lucy Mission to ‘Fossils’ of Planet Formation
on October 16, 2021 at 10:23 am
NASA’s Lucy mission, the agency’s first to Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, launched at 5:34 a.m. EDT Saturday on a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida.
Celebrate Virtual International Observe the Moon Night with NASA
on October 12, 2021 at 6:48 pm
The public is invited to participate in several of NASA’s virtual activities in celebration of International Observe the Moon Night on Saturday, Oct. 16.
NASA’s Webb Space Telescope Arrives in French Guiana After Sea Voyage
on October 12, 2021 at 3:00 pm
NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope successfully arrived in French Guiana Tuesday, after a 16-day journey at sea.
NASA Invites Media to James Webb Space Telescope Launch
on October 8, 2021 at 6:59 pm
Members of the media may now register their interest in attending the launch of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the premier space science observatory for the next decade.
NASA Sets Coverage, Invites Public to Virtually Join Lucy Launch
on October 6, 2021 at 8:11 pm
NASA will provide coverage of upcoming prelaunch and launch activities for Lucy, the agency’s first mission to explore the Jupiter Trojan asteroids.
NASA’s Lucy Mission Prepares for Launch to Trojan Asteroids
on September 28, 2021 at 5:59 pm
NASA has tested the functions of Lucy, the agency’s first spacecraft to study Jupiter’s Trojan asteroids, filled it with fuel, and is preparing to pack it into a capsule for launch Saturday, Oct. 16.
NASA Announces Virtual Webb STEAM Day Event for Students, Educators
on September 23, 2021 at 2:20 pm
NASA invites learners of all ages, including students and teachers who recently returned to the classroom environment, to register for a special event ahead of the upcoming launch of the James Webb Space Telescope.