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In a first, scientists have seen direct evidence of active volcanism on Earth’s twin, setting the stage for the agency’s VERITAS mission to investigate.
Magellan Data Reveals Volcanic Activity on Venus
New Horizons continues to shed light on the mysterious planets and smaller bodies of the outer solar system.
New Horizons Team Discusses Discoveries from the Kuiper Belt
Research reveals a new explanation for how the icy shell of Jupiter’s moon Europa rotates at a different rate than its interior.
Ocean Currents May Affect Rotation of Europa's Icy Crust
Based on observations from several NASA missions, the map details the path of the Moon’s shadow as it crosses the contiguous U.S. during eclipses in 2023 and 2024.
New NASA Map Details 2023 and 2024 Solar Eclipses in the US
Venus may be losing heat from geologic activity in regions called coronae, possibly like early tectonic activity on Earth.
Venus' ‘Squishy' Outer Shell May Be Resurfacing the Planet
Dr. Nicola Fox will serve as the associate administrator for the agency’s Science Mission Directorate.
NASA Administrator Selects New Head of Science
U.S. Poet Laureate Ada Limón is crafting a new poem dedicated to NASA’s Europa Clipper mission.
Poem by U.S. Poet Laureate Ada Limón Will Ride to Europa on NASA Spacecraft
The solar-powered lander has run out of energy after more than four years of science on the Red Planet.
NASA Retires InSight Mars Lander Mission After Years of Science
Scientists have completed the longest-ever study tracking temperatures in Jupiter’s upper atmosphere where its signature colorful striped clouds form.
40-Year Study Finds Mysterious Patterns in Temperatures at Jupiter
After revealing a trove of details about the moons Ganymede and Europa, the mission to Jupiter is setting its sights on sister moon Io.
Juno Explores Jovian Moons During Extended Mission
2022 is one for the history books as NASA caps off another astronomical year.
NASA's Big 2022: Historic Moon Mission, Webb Telescope Images, More
NASA approves development of NEO Surveyor for a launch no later than June 2028.
NEO Surveyor Successfully Passes Key Milestone