NASA Breaking News 14 Sep 2009, 04:00 UTC NASA will showcase new images from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's seven instruments and provide updates about the topography of the moon's south pole during a news conference at 1 p.m. EDT Thursday, Sept. 17.
ESA Top News 12 Sep 2009, 00:20 UTC ESA PR 22-2009. Space Shuttle Discovery landed early this morning at Edwards Air Force Base, California, 02:53 CEST (00:53 UT), completing all objectives of the 14-day STS-128 mission to the International Space Station.
NASA Breaking News 11 Sep 2009, 04:00 UTC NASA has selected a final destination for its Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, after a journey of nearly 5.6 million miles that included several orbits around Earth and the moon.
NASA Breaking News 10 Sep 2009, 04:00 UTC Advances in the fight against food poisoning, new methods for delivering medicine to cancer cells, and better materials for future spacecraft are among the results published in a NASA report detailing scientific research accomplishments made aboard the International Space Station during its first eight years.
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 9 Sep 2009, 15:59 UTC September 09, 2009: The simple picture of star formation calls for giant clouds of gas and dust to collapse inward due to gravity, growing denser and hotter until igniting nuclear fusion. In reality, forces other than gravity also influence the birth of stars.
HubbleSite NewsCenter -- Latest News Releases 9 Sep 2009, 15:00 UTC NASA's Hubble Space Telescope is back in business, ready to uncover new worlds, peer ever deeper into space, and even map the invisible backbone of the universe. The first snapshots from the refurbished Hubble showcase the 19-year-old telescope's new vision. Topping the list of exciting new views are colorful multi-wavelength pictures of far-flung galaxies, a densely packed star cluster, an eerie "pillar of creation," and a "butterfly" nebula.
Hubble Space Telescope News 9 Sep 2009, 15:00 UTC Astronomers today declared the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope a fully rejuvenated observatory ready for a new decade of exploration, with the release of observations from four of its six operating sc...
ESA Top News 9 Sep 2009, 07:09 UTC As part of the development process for ESA’s Sentinel-3 Earth observation mission, remote-sensing experts carried out an extensive experiment campaign across southern Europe this summer. The results provide valuable insight into the imagery the mission will deliver after it is launched in 2013.