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Terrain-relative navigation helped Perseverance land – and Ingenuity fly – on Mars. Now it’s time to test a similar system while exploring another frontier.
Robotic Navigation Tech Will Explore the Deep Ocean
This Hubble image shows emission nebula NGC 2313. Emission nebulae are bright, diffuse clouds of ionized gas that emit their own light.
Hubble Spots a Cosmic Cloud's Silver Lining
Launching this summer, NASA’s Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) will demonstrate laser communications technologies.
Laser Communications: Empowering More Data Than Ever Before
Researchers at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland have imagined a new, early-stage concept for a lander to Saturn’s moon Titan.
Glenn Researchers Study New, Futuristic Concept to Explore Titan
A new video gives viewers the sensation of standing on the Red Planet and seeing the action firsthand.
Seeing NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Fly in 3D
NASA’s newest Mars rover is beginning to study the floor of an ancient crater that once held a lake.
Perseverance's Robotic Arm Starts Conducting Science
In 2012 Voyager 1 became the first spacecraft to enter interstellar space. Now, it's yielding new insights into what that frontier is like.
As NASA's Voyager 1 Surveys Interstellar Space, Its Density Measurements Are Making Waves
After nearly five years in space, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is on its way back to Earth with rocks and dust collected from asteroid Bennu.
NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Heads for Earth with Asteroid Sample
Scientists have figured out what triggers large-scale volcanic eruptions and what conditions likely lead to them.
Caldera Collapse Increases the Size and Duration of Volcanic Eruptions
This detailed image features Abell 3827, a galaxy cluster that offers a wealth of exciting possibilities for study.
Hubble Gazes at a Cluster Full of Cosmic Clues
The Red Planet rotorcraft headed south in support of furthering research into the potential use of aerial scouts on Mars in the future.
NASA's Ingenuity Mars Helicopter Completes First One-Way Trip
Sounds of the Mars Helicopter’s whirring rotors add another new dimension to the historic project.
NASA's Perseverance Captures Video, Audio of Fourth Ingenuity Flight