Starlink Satellite - View of Earth

Starlink Satellites or Clear Skies – Which Comes First?

Starlink satellites are part of a plan to provide satellite internet access to everyone. Find out how they affect astronomy and stargazing worldwide. (6:00 min read)

Apollo 13 Service Module Damage

Apollo 13: The Hero’s Journey as Successful Failure

Apollo 13 is now remembered by NASA as a “successful failure.” Find out how the crew narrowly escaped death, becoming heroes along the way. (8:00 min read)

NASA Discovery Program - Illustration Solar System

NASA Discovery Program – 4 Bids to Explore Solar System

The NASA Discovery Program uses a bidding competition to choose between space exploration proposals. Find out what the final four teams hope to achieve. (5:00 min read)

Human Computer Katherine Johnson Portrait

Human Computer Katherine Johnson Passes On at 101

Katherine Johnson, the real life human computer portrayed in the film Hidden Figures has passed on at 101. Find out more about her remarkable NASA career. (5:00 min read)

Solar Sailing - LightSail2 in orbit over Australia

Solar Sailing Lessons From LightSail2

Solar Sailing was the subject of a paper released by the Planetary Society last month. Find out what they learned from the highly successful LightSail2 mission.(4:00 min read)

Test Flight Liftoff of Spaceliner

Test Flight to Space Station Aborted

Today's test flight of Starliner, NASA's new, crewed spacecraft was less than stellar. A clock set to the wrong time prevented it from docking at the International Space Station. Find out more. (4:00 min read)