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The SpaceX Crew Dragon splashed down under parachutes in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday.
Astronauts Splash Down after First Commercial Crew Flight to ISS
Scientists have developed a new model that predicted seven out of nine of the Sun’s biggest recent flares.
NASA Sun Data Helps New Model Predict Big Solar Flares
Researchers have designed an ambitious observing program that will conduct some of Webb's first scientific observations.
NASA's Webb Telescope Will Study Jupiter, Its Rings, and Two Intriguing Moons
Star cluster NGC 2203 has helped astronomers puzzle together the lifetimes of stars.
Hubble Peeks at Stellar Treats
The second to last piece of hardware for the Artemis I test flight around the Moon has arrived at Kennedy Space Center.
Key Connection for Artemis I Arrives at Kennedy
NASA and SpaceX will make a decision on a primary splashdown target approximately 6 hours before undocking Saturday.
NASA and SpaceX Remain GO for Splashdown
The Suomi NPP satellite is providing visible imagery and the Aqua satellite is providing temperature information on the tropical system.
NASA-NOAA Satellites Tracks Isaias
NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is on its way to the Red Planet to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to send back to Earth.
Perseverance Rover Mission Launches to Mars
Vertical lift aircraft, including helicopters, is something NASA researchers have studied since the earliest days of flight.
NASA's Aeronautics Experts Help Prepare Ingenuity to Fly on Mars
NASA and SpaceX are “Go” for the return of the SpaceX Demo-2 test flight crew with splashdown targeted for Sunday, Aug. 2.
NASA, SpaceX 'Go' For Crew Return
NASA's Perseverance Mars rover will carry the first samples of spacesuit material ever sent to the Red Planet.
Perseverance Rover Will Carry First Spacesuit Materials to Mars
NASA and its partners have assigned astronauts to Crew-2, which will be the second operational SpaceX Crew Dragon flight to the space station.
NASA Announces Astronauts to Fly on SpaceX Crew-2 Mission to Space Station