• Robonaut Operates Task Board in Space

    In the International Space Station's Destiny laboratory, Robonaut 2 is pictured on Jan. 2, during a round of testing for the first humanoid robot in space. Ground teams put Robonaut through its paces as they remotely commanded it to operate valves on a task board.Robonaut is a testbed for exploring new robotic capabilities in space, and its form and dexterity allow it to use the same tools and control panels as its human counterparts do aboard the station.Photo Credit: NASA

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    Dawn Enters Science Orbit

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    NASA's Dawn spacecraft entered into its first science orbit on Thursday, April 23, as scheduled.



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    Celebrate 25 Years of the Hubble Space Telescope with Three Days of Special Events, Guest Speakers and Hand-On Activities at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex April 24-26

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (April 2, 2015) — KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Since the Hubble Space Telescope first launched from Kennedy Space Center in April 1990, NASA’s incredible observatory...

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    JPL Celebrates Hubble's 25th Anniversary

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    This week marks the 25th anniversary of the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, and JPL is celebrating its significant...

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    Jason-3 Will Add to Record of the Sea's Rise and Fall

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    Jason-3 will add to a 23-year data set used to study climate change and ocean cycles like El Niño, as well as for hurricane...

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    NASA Soil Moisture Mission Produces First Global Maps

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    NASA's new satellite mission to map the water in the soil under our feet has passed another key milestone by generating...

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    NASA RapidScat Proving Valuable for Tropical Cyclones

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    Forecasters are already finding NASA's new ISS-RapidScat mission helpful as they keep watch on major storms around the...

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    NASA's NExSS Coalition to Lead Search for Life on Distant Worlds

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    A new initiative is dedicated to the search for life on planets outside our solar system.



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    Mars Orbiter Views Curiosity Rover in 'Artist's Drive'

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    A view from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter on April 8, 2015, catches sight of NASA's Curiosity Mars rover passing through a...

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