Slashdot Items Tagged "nasa"

Date / Time Story
Friday July 21, 2017 @05:10PM Kickstarter to save NASA Mission Control
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @06:08PM NASA Launches Massive Digital Library for Space Video, Photos & Audio
Thursday January 19, 2017 @12:37PM NASA Mission Asteroid for Metals Worth Ten Thousand Quadrillion Dollars
Thursday December 08, 2016 @04:51PM God Speed John Glenn, Dead at 95
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:52AM Can NASA's Gryphon-X Project Save America?
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:58AM NASA's Journey To Mars May Use Nuclear Rockets
Sunday March 13, 2016 @05:52PM NASA Begins Planning the First Human Mission To Cislunar Space
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:19AM Mars InSight Mission To Launch In 2018, After $150M Failure and Delay
Saturday March 05, 2016 @12:55PM NASA's New Horizons Shows Methane Ice-Capped Mountains On Pluto
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:24PM NASA Wants To Get Supersonic With New Passenger Jet
Monday February 29, 2016 @02:28PM South Korea Plans Moon Landing By 2020
Friday February 26, 2016 @11:43AM NASA's New Horizons Returns Images of the Canyons of Pluto's North Pole
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @01:12AM Sorry, But Lasers Aren't Taking You To Mars Anytime Soon
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @06:52PM Large-ish Meteor Hits Earth... But No One Notices
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @03:03PM NASA Announces WFIRST As a New Space Observatory
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40AM NASA Aeronautics Budget Proposes Return Of X-Planes
Monday February 22, 2016 @06:57AM NASA Moves Forward With Mission Using Spy Satellite Telescope
Friday February 19, 2016 @09:50PM NASA's Search For Astronauts Yields a Deluge of Applicants
Thursday February 18, 2016 @04:57PM Astronomers No Longer Need To Avoid the "Zone of Avoidance"
Monday February 15, 2016 @04:09PM NASA Is Already Studying What Sort of Person Is Best Suited For Mars
Friday February 12, 2016 @02:12PM Scientists Say Goodbye to Philae Comet Lander
Sunday February 07, 2016 @09:52PM NASA Is Building a Virtual Mars For VR Viewing
Sunday February 07, 2016 @12:50PM NASA Announces That Pluto Has Icebergs Floating On Glaciers of Nitrogen Ice
Friday February 05, 2016 @08:16PM Apollo Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, Sixth Man On the Moon, Dies At 85
Thursday February 04, 2016 @10:29AM Congressional Testimony Says NASA Has No Plan For the Journey To Mars
Tuesday February 02, 2016 @02:19AM AnonSec Attempts To Crash $222m Drone, Releases Secret Flight Videos
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:22AM Tiny Pluto Big On Frozen Water Reserves
Thursday January 28, 2016 @03:27PM The Future of Astronomy: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Thursday January 28, 2016 @01:26PM 30 Years Since The Challenger Disaster: Where Were You?
Sunday January 24, 2016 @12:40PM NASA's Deep Space Habitat Could Support the Journey To Mars and a Lunar Return
Thursday January 14, 2016 @11:28AM NASA Safety Panel Finds Concerns With the Journey To Mars
Saturday January 09, 2016 @01:02AM NASA's Fermi Satellite Maps Entire Sky, Finds Mysterious Unknown Object
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @10:37AM NASA Uncertain How To Proceed In Developing Deep Space Module
Saturday December 26, 2015 @11:20AM NASA and China's Yutu Rover Are Still Making Discoveries On the Moon
Thursday December 24, 2015 @10:57PM NASA Rings Out 2015 With Close Looks At Ceres and Enceladus
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @01:47PM NASA Has Suspended Its Next Mission To Mars
Sunday December 13, 2015 @12:28PM Looking Back At Apollo 17, and Why We Stopped Going To the Moon
Thursday December 10, 2015 @04:13PM Quantum Computer Security? NASA Doesn't Want To Talk About It
Friday December 04, 2015 @09:32PM New Horizons' First Ultra High Resolution Photos of Pluto Released
Saturday November 28, 2015 @06:59PM NASA Prepares To Launch an Orion and 3 Cubesats To Deep Space: 3 Years To Go
Thursday November 19, 2015 @03:34PM NASA Selects Universities To Develop Humanoid Robot Astronauts
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @09:12AM This October Was the Hottest Ever Measured
Saturday October 31, 2015 @12:37PM NASA Releases First Images of Cassini's Dive Through the Geyser of Enceladus
Friday October 30, 2015 @07:55PM NASA's Bolden Claims NASA Is 'Doomed' Unless It Stays the Course To Mars
Monday October 26, 2015 @12:57PM A Real-Life Space Botanist Comments On the Potato Garden In 'The Martian'
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:25PM "Father of the Space Shuttle" George Mueller Dies At 97
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:13PM Space-Time: Scott Kelly Breaks Time-Aloft Record For US Astronauts
Saturday October 17, 2015 @04:18PM NASA Returns Images of Frozen Worlds Enceladus and Pluto
Thursday October 15, 2015 @10:55AM Looking At the Hardware and Software of NASA's New Horizons
Monday October 05, 2015 @05:55AM An Ice House Design Concept For Mars Bets Long On Liquid Water
Saturday October 03, 2015 @07:52PM Apollo-Era Photos Now Up at NASA's Flickr Account, In High-Res
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:50PM Why NASA's Road To Mars Plan Proves That It Should Return To the Moon First
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @08:31AM NASA's Resource Prospector Mission Could Land On the Moon In 2020
Saturday September 19, 2015 @10:33AM Former NASA Mission Controller James Oberg Lauds 'The Martian'
Thursday September 17, 2015 @11:18PM NASA Delays Orion's First Manned Flight Until 2023
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @12:38PM Blue Origin To Launch Big Rockets From Canaveral's Rechristened Complex 36
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:53AM Soyuz Heads To Space Station With New Crew
Saturday August 29, 2015 @09:13AM In Hawaii, a 6-Person Crew Begins a Year-Long Mars Isolation Experiment
Thursday August 27, 2015 @05:04PM NASA Scientists Paint Stark Picture of Accelerating Sea Level Rise
Saturday August 22, 2015 @08:51AM NASA's Hurricane Model Resolution Increases Nearly 10-Fold Since Katrina
Thursday August 20, 2015 @08:22AM Former Rep. Louis Stokes, the Man Who Saved the Space Station, Dies At Age 90
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @08:47AM Smithsonian Increases Goal For Spacesuit Crowdfunding Effort
Thursday July 16, 2015 @06:41AM New Horizons Phones Home After Pluto Flyby -- Craft Healthy, Data Recorded
Monday July 13, 2015 @07:59AM NASA Names Its Astronauts For the First Dragon and CST-100 Flights
Saturday July 11, 2015 @10:02PM New Horizons Gets Closer to Pluto, But Mystery Spots Now Out of Sight
Saturday June 27, 2015 @04:02PM Why Didn't Voyager Visit Pluto?
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @04:07PM Elon Musk Probably Won't Be the First Martian
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:49PM Neil DeGrasse Tyson Urges America To Challenge China To a Space Race
Sunday May 10, 2015 @01:53AM Messenger Data Says Mercury's Magnetic Past Goes Back Billions of Years
Thursday May 07, 2015 @08:27AM NASA Will Award You $5,000 For Your Finest Mars City Idea
Saturday May 02, 2015 @09:11PM NASA Gets Its Marching Orders: Look Up! Look Out!
Thursday April 30, 2015 @05:38PM Messenger's Mercury Trip Ends With a Bang, and Silence
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:25AM NASA Probe Spies Possible Polar Ice Cap On Pluto
Thursday April 23, 2015 @11:32AM Stunning Hubble Silver Anniversary Picture Unveiled
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:04PM Incorrectly Built SLS Welding Machine To Be Rebuilt
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:19AM NASA-ESA Project Will Shoot an Asteroid To See What Happens
Tuesday March 31, 2015 @09:32AM X-37B To Fly Again
Monday February 23, 2015 @11:20AM ISS Crew Install Cables For 2017 Arrival of Commercial Capsules
Thursday February 12, 2015 @10:35AM SpaceX Signs Lease Agreement With Air Force For Landing Pad
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:40AM West To East Coast: SpaceX Ready For Extreme Multitasking
Sunday February 08, 2015 @08:02PM Tracking System Bug Delays SpaceX's DSCOVR Launch
Sunday February 08, 2015 @11:47AM SpaceX Launch of "GoreSat" Planned For Today, Along With Another Landing Attempt
Thursday February 05, 2015 @02:04PM Craters Pop As NASA's Dawn Probe Approaches Ceres
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @12:45PM Proposed Space Telescope Uses Huge Opaque Disk To Surpass Hubble
Sunday January 25, 2015 @11:54PM NASA Considers Autonomous Martian Helicopter To Augment Future Rovers
Friday January 16, 2015 @08:20PM Lost Beagle2 Probe Found 'Intact' On Mars
Sunday January 11, 2015 @09:48AM NASA's New Horizons To Arrive At Pluto With Clyde Tombaugh's Ashes
Tuesday December 30, 2014 @09:34AM 10 Years In, Mars Rover Opportunity Suffers From Flash Memory Degradation
Wednesday December 24, 2014 @11:25PM NASA Release Amazing X-ray Picture of the Sun
Saturday December 20, 2014 @12:42AM The Dominant Life Form In the Cosmos Is Probably Superintelligent Robots
Thursday December 18, 2014 @01:55AM Terrestrial Gamma Ray Bursts Very Common
Friday December 05, 2014 @11:31PM Orion Capsule Safely Recovered, Complete With 12-Year-Old Computer Guts
Thursday December 04, 2014 @10:18AM Technical Hitches Delay Orion Capsule's First Launch
Monday December 01, 2014 @10:51AM Test Flight For NASA's Orion Capsule Slated for December 4
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @11:05AM Google To Lease and Refurbish Naval Air Base For Space Exploration
Friday October 31, 2014 @07:27PM NASA Spacecraft Images Crash Site of Retired LADEE Probe
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @08:39AM Mars Orbiter Beams Back Images of Comet's Surprisingly Tiny Nucleus
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:01PM NASA's HI-SEAS Project Results Suggests a Women-Only Mars Crew
Monday October 20, 2014 @12:36AM The Woman Who Should Have Been the First Female Astronaut
Sunday October 19, 2014 @03:50PM NASA Cancels "Sunjammer" Solar Sail Demonstration Mission
Thursday October 09, 2014 @05:31PM Proposed Hab Module For Asteroid Redirect Mission Could Support a Lunar Return
Thursday September 25, 2014 @08:52AM Why India's Mars Probe Was So Cheap
Sunday September 21, 2014 @08:09PM 2 Mars Missions Set For Arrival, Both Prepare for Orbital Maneuvers
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:32AM WSJ Reports Boeing To Beat SpaceX For Manned Taxi To ISS
Sunday September 07, 2014 @06:04PM NASA Panel Finds Fault WIth Curiosity Rover Project's Focus
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @08:22AM Saturn's F Ring Is Now Three Times As Wide As During the Voyager Flybys
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @08:03AM NASA's Competition For Dollars
Wednesday August 27, 2014 @05:44PM NASA Telescopes Uncover Early Construction of Giant Galaxy
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @12:01PM NASA's Greenhouse Gas Observatory Captures 'First Light'
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @09:14AM NASA's Carbon Dioxide Greenhouse Gas Observatory Captures 'First Light'
Saturday August 09, 2014 @07:27PM NASA Releases Footage of "Flying Saucer" Braking Test, Declares Success
Friday August 08, 2014 @04:16PM Study Finds That Astronauts Are Severely Sleep Deprived
Friday August 01, 2014 @12:52PM NASA Announces Mars 2020 Rover Payload
Thursday July 31, 2014 @10:49PM NASA Tests Microwave Space Drive
Thursday July 31, 2014 @11:16AM NASA's JPL Develops Multi-Metal 3D Printing Process
Sunday July 27, 2014 @07:02PM Off the Florida Coast, Astronauts Train For Asteroid Mission
Sunday July 27, 2014 @12:50PM SpaceX Executive Calls For $22-25 Billion NASA Budget
Saturday July 26, 2014 @09:54PM GAO Says NASA Budget Woefully Short for Space Launch System
Friday July 04, 2014 @11:05PM NASA Approves Production of Most Powerful Rocket Ever
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:02PM NASA Successfully Tests 'Flying Saucer' Craft, New Parachute
Sunday June 15, 2014 @04:26PM Civilians Try to Lure an Abandoned NASA Spacecraft Back to Earth
Sunday June 15, 2014 @01:30PM Russian RD-180 Embargo Could Boost American Rocket Industry
Sunday June 15, 2014 @10:10AM Radar Data Yields High-Resolution Views of Near-Earth Asteroid HQ124
Thursday June 12, 2014 @08:12AM Getting the Most Out of the Space Station (Before It's Too Late)
Friday June 06, 2014 @09:46PM Astronomers Solve Puzzle of Mysterious Streaks In Radio Images of the Sky
Friday June 06, 2014 @07:49PM Whom Must You Trust?
Sunday June 01, 2014 @11:10PM NASA's Test Bed For Mars Chute: Kauai
Saturday May 31, 2014 @04:59PM SpaceX Shows Off 7-Man Dragon V2 Capsule
Thursday May 29, 2014 @01:27PM 'Curiosity' Lead Engineer Suggests Printing Humans On Other Planets
Thursday May 29, 2014 @12:19PM SpaceX To Present Manned Dragon Capsule
Sunday May 25, 2014 @05:28PM Quad Lasers Deliver Fast, Earth-Based Internet To the Moon
Sunday May 25, 2014 @01:18AM NASA Money Crunch Means Trouble For Spitzer Space Telescope
Tuesday May 20, 2014 @02:04AM Curiosity Rover May Have Brought Dozens of Microbes To Mars
Thursday May 08, 2014 @08:33AM Space Telescope Reveals Weird Star Cluster Conundrum
Thursday May 01, 2014 @08:00AM US Should Use Trampolines To Get Astronauts To the ISS Suggests Russian Official
Sunday April 20, 2014 @03:13PM SpaceX Successfully Delivers Supplies To ISS
Sunday April 20, 2014 @09:25AM LADEE Probe Ends Its Mission On the Far Side Of the Moon
Sunday April 20, 2014 @02:13AM RIP, NASA Moon Landing Engineer John C. Houbolt
Friday April 11, 2014 @07:25PM GM Names Names, Suspends Two Engineers Over Ignition-Switch Safety
Friday March 21, 2014 @06:03PM Spacecraft Returns Seven Particles From Birth of the Solar System
Monday March 17, 2014 @12:23AM Jack A. Kinzler, Savior of the Skylab Mission, Dies At 94
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @08:31AM NASA Offers Bounty For Improved Asteroid Detection Algorithms
Saturday March 08, 2014 @01:42AM NASA Admits It Gave Jet Fuel Discounts To Google Execs' Company
Saturday February 15, 2014 @08:14AM NASA Knows How Mars Got a Jelly Doughnut
Tuesday February 04, 2014 @11:26AM Senator Makes NASA Complete $350 Million Testing Tower That It Will Never Use
Saturday January 25, 2014 @01:33AM 'Opportunity' Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary Roving Mars
Thursday January 09, 2014 @09:43AM International Space Station Mission Extended To 2024
Wednesday January 08, 2014 @02:12PM Cygnus ISS Launch Delayed Due To Sun's Coronal Mass Ejection
Saturday January 04, 2014 @12:43AM Boeing Moving X-37B Operations To the Kennedy Space Center
Monday December 30, 2013 @09:28AM The Strange Story Of the Sculpture On the Moon
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:03AM NASA's LLCD Tests Confirm Laser Communication Capabilities In Space
Sunday December 22, 2013 @09:48PM Spacesuit Problems Delay ISS Repair Spacewalk
Saturday December 21, 2013 @04:18PM Smooth, 6.5 Hour Spacewalk To Fix ISS Ammonia Pump
Friday December 20, 2013 @08:04PM Rough Roving: Curiosity's Wheel Damage 'Accelerated'
Saturday December 14, 2013 @07:58PM SpaceX Wins Use of NASA's Launch Pad 39A
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @08:54AM Mars Rover Curiosity Finds Ancient Lakebed
Monday December 02, 2013 @09:26PM Solar Pressure May Help Kepler Return To Planet-Hunting Duties
Monday December 02, 2013 @10:14AM How Much of ISON Survived Its Closest Approach To the Sun?
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @09:01AM NASA's Mars Orbiter Reaches Data Milestone
Wednesday October 30, 2013 @12:47PM Crashing Rockets Could Lead To Novel Sample-Return Technology
Thursday October 10, 2013 @04:32PM Mercury Astronaut Scott Carpenter Dies At 88
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @08:15AM Juno Needs Radio Amateurs!
Sunday October 06, 2013 @02:45PM Space Camp: Not Just For Kids Any More
Saturday October 05, 2013 @05:55PM Scientists Boycott NASA Conference Because of Ban On Chinese Participants
Thursday October 03, 2013 @02:20PM NASA Astronaut Talks "Gravity," Spacewalking, ISS
Thursday October 03, 2013 @08:29AM Mars Orbiter Spies Comet ISON
Thursday September 26, 2013 @03:29PM Water Discovery Is Good News For Mars Colonists
Sunday September 22, 2013 @07:24PM NASA Rover Fails to Turn Up Methane On Mars
Sunday September 22, 2013 @11:52AM Hiccup In Space: Orbital Sciences ISS Docking Delayed By Days
Friday September 20, 2013 @07:56PM Software Glitch Means Loss of NASA's Deep Impact Comet Probe
Thursday September 19, 2013 @12:06PM Without Plutonium, Deep-Space Probe Missions May Sputter Out
Wednesday September 18, 2013 @12:58PM Orbital Sciences Cargo Test Mission To ISS Launches Successfully
Thursday September 12, 2013 @02:22PM It's Official: Voyager 1 Is an Interstellar Probe
Saturday September 07, 2013 @07:41PM NASA Finds, Fixes Small Glitch in LADEE Moon Probe
Saturday September 07, 2013 @01:47AM Unmanned NASA Rocket Lifts Off From Wallops Island, On Way To Moon
Thursday September 05, 2013 @11:51AM Open Source Photometry Code Allows Amateur Astronomers To Detect Exoplanets
Monday September 02, 2013 @10:36PM Chris Kraft Talks About The Decline of NASA
Monday August 26, 2013 @01:32AM The Next US Moonshot Will Launch From Virginia
Saturday August 24, 2013 @10:16AM NASA Testing Frickin' Laser Communications
Saturday August 10, 2013 @07:50PM How to Peep the Perseid's Peak
Tuesday August 06, 2013 @11:04AM NASA Data Suggests Solar Magnetic Field About To Flip
Friday August 02, 2013 @07:52PM NASA and ESA To Demonstrate Earth-Moon Laser Communication
Sunday July 28, 2013 @02:45PM NASA's Garver Proposes Carving Piece Off Big Asteroid For Near-Earth Mining
Friday July 26, 2013 @06:16PM 'Space Vikings' Spark (Unfounded) NASA Waste Inquiry
Saturday July 20, 2013 @12:28AM Evolution of AI Interplanetary Trajectories Reaches Human-Competitive Levels
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @02:17PM Hurricane Sandy a 1-in-700-Year Event Says NASA Study
Tuesday July 09, 2013 @05:41PM Arduino Enables a Low-Cost Space Revolution
Sunday June 30, 2013 @09:18AM Voyager 1 Finds Unexpected Wrinkles At the Edge Of the Solar System
Thursday June 27, 2013 @09:01AM NASA's NEXT Ion Thruster Runs Five and a Half Years Nonstop To Set New Record
Tuesday June 18, 2013 @11:33AM NASA Selects 8 New Astronaut Trainees, Including 4 Women
Sunday June 02, 2013 @11:00PM NASA Launches Second Robot Challenge
Thursday May 30, 2013 @03:27PM Mars Explorers Face Huge Radiation Problem
Friday May 17, 2013 @10:58PM NASA Meteoroid-Spotting Program Captures Brightest-Yet Moon Impact
Thursday May 16, 2013 @01:52PM Google and NASA Snap Up D-Wave Quantum Computer
Sunday April 21, 2013 @06:02PM Privately Built Antares Test Flight Successfully Launched From Virginia
Saturday April 20, 2013 @05:53PM Weather Delays Antares Launch From VA Spaceport
Saturday April 13, 2013 @03:03AM Crowdsourced Effort May Have Found Soviet Mars Mission's Remains
Sunday April 07, 2013 @02:45PM Beyond Kepler: Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite Set For 2017 Launch
Saturday April 06, 2013 @11:42PM NASA's Bolden: No American-Led Return To the Moon 'In My Lifetime'
Wednesday April 03, 2013 @04:28PM Space station's antimatter detector finds its first evidence of dark matter