NASA released a catalogue of Kepler telescope mission. Part of the catalogue is the 219 planet candidates and 10 of which are considered near-Earth like in size and are seen orbiting within the habitable zone.
NASA may conduct a yearlong manned mission to the moon before its scheduled Journey to Mars in 2030. The lunar mission will test equipment and technology intended to be used for the red planet.
NASA"s most powerful rocket won't be flying its maiden flight on 2018. This is after GAO reported that there is very little time to prepare for the first flight given the difficulties the mission is facing.
SpaceX is working with NASA in identifying potential landing sites on Mars. The difficult part is that the region has to have both ice and enough sunlight.
NASA received a 2018 budget of $19.1 billion, 5 percent lower than last years. The budget will support deep space explorations like the journey to Mars and moon. However, the cut will affect earth sciences programs.
NASA released the uncalibrated raw data from its observation of the newly identified star system, Trappist-1. Users will have to do some reformatting to interpret the data.
NASA and astronomers worldwide will now work towards proving whether or not the planets in Trappist-1 are indeed habitable. Experts are expecting various missions and ground-based observations to focus on the newly discovered star system.
An internal letter by the acting NASA administrator hinted that the new administration wants to send humans to the moon in 2018.
NASA teases about new major findings of exoplanets. The agency said in a press release that embargoed information will be revealed in a press conference set to happen on Feb. 22.
NASA will look into the possibility of sending astronauts aboard the first flight of the SLS rocket. Exploration Mission 1 will be the maiden flight of Orion and SLS together.
An Airforce flight surgeon won NASA's Space Poop Challenge by proposing a way for astronauts to change underwear even while wearing a spacesuit.
Three landing sites were shortlisted from the 2020 Mars mission. The mission aims to retrieve sample rocks from the red planet and return them to Earth.
NASA and ESA are working together for another historic mission the moon. ESA will help provide the modules for the Orion spacecraft that will take humans to the moon and beyond.
Tornadoes devastated New Orleans where a NASA facility is also located. The facility is where the agency's most powerful rocket is being manufactured.