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NASA Stories for 2012

NASA Releases New Photos of Saturn's Rings and Clouds 34 comments
Origin of Neil Armstrong's 'One Small Step' Line Revealed 149 comments
NASA's Ion Thruster Sets Continuous Operation Record 165 comments
NASA Plans To "Lasso" Asteroid and Turn It Into Space Station 200 comments
New NASA Spacesuit Looks Like Buzz Lightyear's 81 comments
Cassini's Christmas Gift: In the Shadow of Saturn 32 comments
Twin Probes Crash Into the Moon 79 comments
NASA On Full Court Press To Deflate Doomsday Prophecies 286 comments
Views of the Asteroid Toutatis, From Earth As Well As Close-Up 23 comments
Video Tour of the International Space Station 71 comments
NASA Prepares Probes For Suicide Mission 65 comments
Cassini Discovers First River On Another World 230 comments
Apollo Veteran: Skip Asteroid, Go To the Moon 191 comments
New Theory About the Source of Pioneer Space Probe Deceleration 156 comments
NASA: New Mars Rover By 2020 79 comments
Voyager 1, So Close To Interstellar Space That We Can Taste It! 271 comments
Mars Rover Finds Complex Chemicals But No Organic Compounds 137 comments
New Small Fission Reactor For Deep-space Missions Demonstrated 122 comments
NASA: Curiosity Has Found Plastic On Mars 293 comments
MESSENGER Probe Finds Strong Evidence of Ice On Mercury 80 comments
NASA Cancels Nanosat Challenge 35 comments
Longest US Space Mission Planned For 2015 29 comments
What Will NASA Do With Its Gifted Spy 'Scopes? 129 comments
Sandia Lab Celebrates Inventor of the Modern Clean Room 42 comments
What "Earth-Shaking" Discovery Has Curiosity Made on Mars? 544 comments
Roaming Robot May Explore Mysterious Moon Caverns 29 comments
NASA Discovers Most Distant Galaxy In Known Universe 105 comments
NASA: Mission Accomplished, Kepler – Now Look Harder Still 28 comments
The Downside of Warp Drives: Annihilating Whole Star Systems When You Arrive 235 comments
NASA To Encrypt All of Its Laptops 226 comments
Visualizing 100,000 Stars In Chrome 68 comments
NASA DTN Protocol: How Interplanetary Internet Works 109 comments
NASA Pondering L2 Outpost, Return To Moon 122 comments
NASA Fires Up Experimental Space Internet For Robot Control 42 comments
JPL Employee's Firing Wasn't Due To Intelligent Design Advocacy, Says Judge 477 comments
Curiosity Snaps 'Arm's Length' Self Portrait 96 comments
Behind the Scenes At NASA's Mission Control Center 38 comments
Hurricane Sandy Damages Space Shuttle Enterprise 126 comments
NASA Teams To Build Gyroscopes 1,000X More Sensitive Than Current Systems 91 comments
Curiosity Finds Volcanic Soils 52 comments
Dragon Capsule Heads Home From ISS 70 comments
NASA Engineers Building Mockup of Deep Space Station 64 comments
NASA Achieves Data Goals For Mars Rover With Open Source Software 35 comments
NASA Working On Refueling Satellites 116 comments
NASA Exploring $1.5 Million Unmanned Aircraft Competition 38 comments
Endeavour Arrives At California Science Center 57 comments
Bill Nye 'the Science Guy' Urges Letters To Obama To Restore NASA Budget Cuts 259 comments
Space Shuttle Endeavour's Final Journey 87 comments
New NASA Robot Could Help Paraplegics Walk 30 comments
ISS Robotic Arm Captures Dragon Capsule 147 comments
Curiosity Spies Unidentified, Metallic Object On Mars 396 comments
SpaceX Dragon Set To Launch 111 comments
NASA Prepares For Space Surgery and Zero Gravity Blood 158 comments
Space Junk May Require ISS Maneuver In Advance of SpaceX's Dragon 47 comments
Curiosity Rover Makes First Foursquare Check-In On Another Planet 92 comments
Singer Reportedly Outbids NASA for Space Tourist's Seat 242 comments
NASA Ponders What To Do With a Pair of Free Space Telescopes 97 comments
How Cosmological Supercomputers Evolve the Universe All Over Again 144 comments
NASA Orion Splashdown Safety Tests Completed 49 comments
Air Force Sets First Post In Ambitious Space Fence Project 65 comments
Curiosity Rover Being Upgraded With Autonomous Sensor Program 45 comments
Romney-Ryan Release Space Policy Paper 378 comments
Space Shuttle Items For Sale Soon VIa GSA Auction 59 comments
Space Shuttle Endeavor Lands In Los Angeles After Final Flight 111 comments
Dawn Spacecraft Finds Signs of Water On Vesta 33 comments
First Word On Results From GRAIL, NASA's Moon Gravity Mission 40 comments
How the Critics of the Apollo Program Were Proven Wrong 421 comments
Shuttle Endeavour Embarking to Los Angeles Museum 56 comments
NASA To Face $1.3 Billion Cut Next Year Under Sequestration 242 comments
Smooth, High Definition Video of Curiosity's Landing On Mars 78 comments
Curiosity Gearing Up for Drive to Next Study Location 73 comments
Europe Sets Sights On Asteroid Tracking Radars 44 comments
A Few Photos From Secretive Blue Origin: Is That a Crew Capsule? 70 comments
NASA's Giant Crawler-Transporter Is Getting an Upgrade 135 comments
NASA Working on Mars Menu 220 comments
Space Station Saved By a Toothbrush? 179 comments
NASA Voyage To Explore Link Between Sea Saltiness and Climate 44 comments
35 Years Later, Voyager 1 Is Heading For the Stars 226 comments
Partisan Food Fight Erupts Over NASA, Commercial Space 164 comments
MIT Works On Mars Space Suit 71 comments
NASA Craft To Leave Vesta Heads For Dwarf Planet Ceres 116 comments
Space Station Spacewalkers Stymied By Stubborn Bolt 290 comments
DARPA's 'Phoenix' Program To Bring Satellites Back From the Dead 88 comments
What The Apollo 11 Crew Did For Life Insurance 168 comments
NASA Launches Twin Radiation Belt Storm Probes 30 comments
NASA "Mohawk Guy" To Host Radio Show 93 comments
NASA Uncovers Millions of New Black Holes 77 comments
NASA's Kepler Discovers Multiple Planets Orbiting a Pair of Stars 121 comments
Hubble Neatly Captures Messier's Ancient Stars 31 comments
Weather Delays Two NASA Launches 33 comments
Can Android Revolutionize Spacecraft Design? 110 comments
Astronaut Neil Armstrong Has Died 480 comments
Twin Craft To Study Space Weather From Within Earth's Radiation Belts 15 comments
XCOR Aerospace Plans a Florida Base For Lynx Suborbital Spacecraft 19 comments
Curiosity Starts Driving 35 comments
Mirrors Finished For James Webb Space Telescope 115 comments
Next Mars Mission Selected For Funding 61 comments
Curiosity Rover Fires First Laser Beam At Martian Rock 167 comments
Mars Curiosity Rover's First Road Trip Planned 65 comments
Scientists Set Bold Plan For Future Exploration of the Sun 140 comments
House Representatives Working On NASA Reform Bill 188 comments
NASA Testing Supersonic X-51A Jet Tomorrow 214 comments
Could You Hack Into Mars Curiosity Rover? 452 comments
Make Your Own LEGO Curiosity Rover 35 comments
Curiosity Transmits First 360-Degree Panorama From Mars 108 comments
Upgrading Software From 350 Million Miles Away 228 comments
NASA Morpheus Lander Test Ends In Explosion 237 comments
No Bomb Powerful Enough To Destroy an On-Rushing Asteroid, Sorry Bruce Willis 352 comments
NASA Releases HiRISE Images of Curiosity's Descent 220 comments
Did an Unnamed MIT Student Save Apollo 13? 258 comments
Curiosity Lands On Mars 411 comments
NASA Splits $1.1B For Three Commercial Spacecraft 184 comments
Where To View the Mars Curiosity Landing 97 comments
NASA's Bolden Speaks On Future Mars Mission, Chinese Moon Landing 154 comments
Space Scientists Looking To Crowd-Fund Planetary Exploration 90 comments
Shatner and Wheaton Narrate Mars Rover's Landing Sequence 114 comments
Images Show Apollo Moon Flags Still Standing 206 comments
Why You Should Be More Interested In Mars Than the Olympics 409 comments
NASA Considers Apollo-Era F1 Engine For Space Launch System 197 comments
NASA's First New Spacesuit In 20 Years Is Its Own Airlock 164 comments
NASA Satellite Measurements Show Unprecedented Greenland Ice Sheet Melt 411 comments
Sally Ride Takes Her Final Flight 251 comments
What Is an Astronaut's Life Worth? 285 comments
Solar X-Flare Blasts Directly Toward Earth 223 comments
Hubble Discovers 5th Moon of Pluto 137 comments
Arsenic-Friendly Microbe Now Seems Unlikely 122 comments
NASA'S Orion Arrives At Kennedy, Work Underway For First Launch 103 comments
Is There a Subsurface Water Ocean On Titan? 57 comments
US Navy's High-Resolution Radar Can See Individual Raindrops In a Storm 161 comments
Does Jupiter Have More Water Than NASA's Galileo Detected? 51 comments
Astronomers Catch Asteroid In Near-Miss Video 120 comments
NASA Finds Major Ice Source In Moon Crater 103 comments
Shenzhou 9 Sparks Renewed Debate On Space Race With China 283 comments
NASA and FAA Team To Streamline, Regulate Commercial Space Access 57 comments
Tropical Lakes On Saturn Moon Could Expand Options For Life 84 comments
NASA Rover May Contaminate Its Samples of Mars 147 comments
New Curiosity Rover Landing Target May Save Months Travel to Prime Destination 64 comments
NuStar Observatory To Launch On Wednesday 23 comments
Audacious Visions For Future Spaceflight 176 comments
NASA, Congress Reach Accord On Commercial Crew Program 137 comments
Space Shuttle Collides With Bridge In New York 157 comments
NASA Gets Two Military Spy Telescopes For Astronomy 237 comments
NASA Tool Shows Where Forest Is Being Cut Down 70 comments
Andromeda On Collision Course With the Milky Way 217 comments
After Trip to ISS, SpaceX's Dragon Capsule Returns Safely To Earth 150 comments
GRAIL Probes Complete Primary Mission Ahead of Schedule 43 comments
Intelsat Signs Launch Contract With SpaceX 167 comments
NASA, ASU Team Finds a New Test For Osteoporosis 46 comments
Astronauts Open Dragon Capsule Hatch 138 comments
Neil Armstrong Gives Rare Interview 248 comments
NASA To Future Lunar Explorers: Don't Mess With Our Moon Stuff 346 comments
At Long Last, a Private Cargo Spaceship Takes Off (Video) 137 comments
On Hand for the SpaceX Launch That Almost Was (Video) 100 comments
Falcon 9 Launch Aborted At Last Minute 149 comments
How NASA and SpaceX Get Along Together 110 comments
NASA Counts 4,700 Potentially Hazardous Near-Earth Asteroids 99 comments
NASA's Hansen Calls Out Obama On Climate Change 461 comments
Vesta Is a Baby Planet, Not an Asteroid 107 comments
U.S. In Danger of Losing Earth-Observing Satellite Capability 258 comments
NASA Boss Accused of Breaking Arms Trade Laws 88 comments
NASA's Interactive Flood Maps 90 comments
BOLD Plan To Find Mars Life On the Cheap 61 comments
Is Extraterrestrial Life More Whimsical Than Plausible? 344 comments
NASA and Astrobotic Investigating Ice Hunting Mission to the Moon 46 comments
SpaceX Launch To International Space Station Delayed For Code Tweaks 97 comments
Satellite System Will Speed Up Tsunami Warnings 8 comments
Canadian Bureacracy Can't Answer Simple Question: What's This Study With NASA? 164 comments
NASA Unveils Greenest Federal Building In the Nation 172 comments
SpaceX Dragon Launch To ISS Set For April 30th 127 comments
National Planetary Exploration Car Wash and Bake Sale 103 comments
NASA Looking For Ideas To Explore Mars 176 comments
Voyager and the Coming Great Hiatus In Deep Space 238 comments
New Study Suggests Mars Viking Robots Found Life 172 comments
Ex-NASA Employees Accuse Agency of 'Extreme Position' On Climate Change 616 comments
Evolving Sun Cells 20 comments
NASA Shuttle Discovery Set To Buzz Washington, DC 65 comments
Spaceman-Turned-Politician Can Call Himself 'Astronaut' On Ballot 181 comments
NASA's Kepler Mission Extended For Two Years 58 comments
Why Hubble Broke and How It Was Fixed 73 comments
Inside the Mummification of Space Shuttle Discovery 98 comments
Amateur Astronomer Spots Strange Cloud Formations On Mars 62 comments
NASA's Kepler Discovers 11 Systems Hosting 26 Planets 89 comments
Mystery Rising Within Mercury 120 comments
SpaceX Gets Astronauts To Try Out Its Dragon Crew Cabin 84 comments
Space Shuttles Discovery and Atlantis Meet One Last Time 52 comments
Watch How the Moon Was Formed 56 comments
Huge Triangle-shaped Spot Over the Sun 229 comments
Lawsuit Claims NASA Specialist Was Fired Over Intelligent Design Belief 743 comments
NASA Boss Says Mars Colonization Will Be Corporate Only 299 comments
Try Your Programming Skills In Space: DARPA Satellite Programming Challenge 54 comments
NASA Rocket Barrage Will Light Up Mid-Atlantic Coast 69 comments
What To Do About an Asteroid That Has a 1 In 625 Chance of Hitting Us In 2040? 412 comments
X-37B Space Plane Marks One Year In Space 75 comments
Could Curiosity Rover Moonlight As Part of a Sample Return Mission? 65 comments
NASA Squandering Technology Commercialization Opportunities 48 comments
Stolen NASA Laptop Had Space Station Control Code 79 comments
Commercial Suborbital Balloon Flight Facility Takes Shape 54 comments
Mars Mission Back In the Cards After Budget Cuts 146 comments
Moon May Not Be As Dead As We Thought 120 comments
LIDAR Map Shows Height of Earth's Forests 47 comments
Space Team Reunites For John Glenn's Friendship 7 82 comments
Successful Test Flight and Landing for Xombie Rocket Lander and GENIE 65 comments
Congress Warns NASA About Shortchanging SLS/Orion For Commercial Crew 170 comments
White House Wants Devastating Cuts To NASA's Mars Exploration 422 comments
NASA Considers Privatizing GALEX Astrophysics Satellite 71 comments
NASA Unplugs Its Last Mainframe 230 comments
NASA To Drastically Cut Mars Mission Funding 191 comments
NASA Wants Green Rocket Fuel 185 comments
Robert Boisjoly Dies At 73, the Engineer Who Tried To Stop the Challenger Launch 380 comments
NASA Pulling Out of ESA-led ExoMars Mission? 144 comments
Next-Gen Spacesuits 123 comments
1st Video of Moon's Far Side 118 comments
NASA Studying Solar Powered "Space Tugboat" 86 comments
What If the Apollo Program Never Happened? 756 comments
Mars-Bound Probe Serves As Radiation Guinea Pig 67 comments
Russian Rocket Fleet Grounded Again 66 comments
Mars Rover Opportunity Turns 8 151 comments
NASA Releases New High-Definition Image of Earth 106 comments
Princeton Team Casts More Doubt On Arsenic DNA Claims 57 comments
Russia Talks Moon Base With NASA, ESA 197 comments
US Finally Backs International Space "Code of Conduct" 116 comments
NASA Open Sources Aircraft Design Software 116 comments
Can NASA Warm Cold Fusion? 556 comments
Three Tiny Exoplanets Suggest Solar System Not So Special 83 comments
Should Science Rethink the Definition of "Life"? 299 comments
The Challenges of Building a Mars Base 228 comments
DARPA Chooses Leader For 100-Year Starship Project 180 comments
NASA Launches Open Source Portal 33 comments
Thick Dust Alters NASA Mars Rover Plans 97 comments
Brief But Intense Meteor Shower On January 4th 48 comments
GRAIL-A Enters Lunar Orbit 62 comments

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