Six CubeSats with JPL Contributions Chosen for SLS Flight

Wednesday, 3/February/2016 - at 8:00 AM

02-03-2016The first flight of NASA’s new rocket, the Space Launch System (SLS), will carry 13 low-cost CubeSats to test innovative ideas along with an uncrewed Orion spacecraft in 2018. Six CubeSats with JPL Contributions Chosen for SLS Flight Source: NASA

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NASA Damage Maps May Help in Future Quakes

Friday, 29/January/2016 - at 8:00 AM

01-29-2016Researchers have developed a way to make maps of natural disaster damage using remote sensing technology. NASA Damage Maps May Help in Future Quakes Source: NASA

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NASA Spinoff 2016: Space Technologies Used on Earth

Monday, 21/December/2015 - at 8:00 AM

12-21-2015NASA technology is all around us, turning trash into oil, saving women from a deadly complication of childbirth, and putting the bubbles in beer. NASA Spinoff 2016: Space Technologies Used on Earth Source: NASA

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Earth Might Have Hairy Dark Matter

Tuesday, 24/November/2015 - at 8:00 AM

11-24-2015Dense filaments of dark matter particles, called ‘hairs’ are sprouting from Earth, according to a new study based on computer simulations. Earth Might Have Hairy Dark Matter Source: NASA

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NEOWISE Identifies Greenhouse Gases in Comets

Tuesday, 24/November/2015 - at 8:00 AM

11-24-2015Data from NASA’s NEOWISE mission are giving new insights into comet dust, nucleus sizes, and production rates for difficult-to-observe gases like carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide. NEOWISE Identifies Greenhouse Gases in Comets Source: NASA

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Satellite Sensors Would Deliver Global Fire Coverage

Thursday, 19/November/2015 - at 8:00 AM

11-19-2015Wildfires can wreak havoc on human health, property and communities, so it’s imperative to detect them as early as possible. Satellite Sensors Would Deliver Global Fire Coverage Source: NASA

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