July 3, 2013

Mars Rover Opportunity Passes Half-Way Point to Next Destination

PASADENA, Calif. – NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity has driven more than half of the distance needed to get from a site where it spent 22 […]
June 12, 2013

Marks on Martian Dunes May Reveal Tracks of Dry Ice Sleds

PASADENA, Calif. — NASA research indicates hunks of frozen carbon dioxide — dry ice — may glide down some Martian sand dunes on cushions of gas […]
May 30, 2013

NASA Hosts News and Social Media Events Around This Week's Asteroid Pass

PASADENA, Calif. — NASA is inviting members of the media and public to participate in online and televised events May 30 to 31 with NASA officials […]
December 26, 2012

NASA's Mars rover Curiosity is on extended auto-pilot for the holiday

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity is on extended auto-pilot for the holidays, surveying site known as “Grandma’s House.” With most of its ground control team taking time […]
December 15, 2012

NASA to Provide Dec. 17 Commentary as Twin Probes End Lunar Mission

PASADENA, Calif. — NASA will provide live commentary of the scheduled lunar surface impacts of its twin Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) spacecraft beginning at […]