A weekly audio summary of the latest news, events and mission activities at NASA.
An in-depth look at the various researchers, scientists, engineers, and all around cool people who work at NASA to push the boundaries of innovation.
What's Up? -- A monthly video that gives tips for where you can find the moon, planets and stars in the night sky. Also includes amateur astronomy news and updates on NASA missions.
Preparing the Space Station for Future Power Boost and more ...
Perseverance Collects First Mars Rock Samples and more ...
A Long-Distance Call to the Space Station and more ...
Moving fast in the cosmos with planet Mercury, and stars Arcturus and Altair...
Highlighting the Value of NASA and more ...
Interactive Website Highlights Upcoming Landsat 9 Mission and more ...
Commercial Cargo Mission to the Space Station and more ...
Artemis Moon Rocket Engine Test Series Continues and more ...
August is perhaps the best time this year to enjoy viewing Jupiter and Saturn, as both planets reach opposition this month.
Next Commercial Crew Mission to Space Station and more ...
Crew Dragon Port Relocation on Space Station and more ...
Teams Adding Orion’s Critical Launch Abort System for Artemis I and more ...
Sunsets in July come with an added bonus: a brilliant gem low in the western sky, calling to us to come and explore its many mysteries.
A partial solar eclipse, the scorpion's sting, and June is for Juno!
The morning sky on April 6th finds Jupiter and Saturn forming a lovely trio with the crescent Moon.
Mars and friends in the evening, and a brilliant pair of planets returns.
This month we follow the Moon to three different points of interest in the winter sky.
A meteor shower, an extraordinary close meetup between Jupiter and Saturn, and the winter solstice.
Seeking out the Pleiades, the Moon with Jupiter and Saturn, and understanding Earthshine.
What are some skywatching highlights in October 2020? Not one, but two, full moons; Mars at opposition; and finding the Andromeda galaxy.
In this episode streamed on Dec. 19, 2019, we talk about air taxis and the future of flight.
In this episode streamed on Oct. 24, 2019, we host our second annual NASA-themed Halloween costume and cosplay contest!
In this episode we talk about how we’re developing new tools to search for life on Mars.
In this episode streamed on August 29, 2019, we talk about how we design and build robots to work with humans in space.
In this episode we talk about how to get an internship at NASA.
On July 20, 1969, humans took their first steps on the Moon. In this episode streamed on July 18, 2019, we talk about this historic achievement and our future plans to go to the Moon and on to Mars.
In this episode streamed on June 19, 2019, we talk about our plans to land astronauts on the Moon by 2024 and how exploring the Moon will help us prepare to send humans to Mars.
In this episode streamed on Dec. 20, 2018, we get into the holiday spirit with a special holiday unboxing episode, where we showcase some of the amazing gifts NASA’s Ames Research Center has contributed to the agency’s mission of exploration and scientific discovery.
A conversation with Jennifer Dungan, a research scientist at NASA’s Ames Research Center and project manager for the big-data Earth science initiative, the NASA Earth Exchange.
In this episode streamed on Dec. 6, 2018, we talk about SOFIA, the world's largest flying telescope, and the history of airborne astronomy.
In this episode streamed on Nov. 15, 2018, we talk about the science of heat shields, how spacecraft survive the extreme temperatures experienced during atmospheric entry and more!
In this episode streamed on Nov. 8, 2018, we talk with some brilliant wonder women of NASA about their research, what it’s like to work at NASA’s Ames Research Center and more!
In this episode streamed on Oct. 25, 2018, we host our first-ever NASA-themed Halloween costume and cosplay contest!
A conversation with Linda Jensen, associate director for Workforce Culture and Engagement and Kerry Zarchi, the branch chief for Entry Systems and Vehicle Development and also the acting branch chief for Aerothermodynamics. Both are at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.
In this episode streamed on Oct. 11, 2018, we talk about exploring the Moon with robots, NASA’s 60th anniversary and more!
In this episode streamed on Sept. 27, 2018, we talk about space video games, exploring deep space and more.
In this episode streamed on Sept. 13, 2018, we talk about studying life in space. Plus, we share some genius space hacks for doing life science research on Earth and aboard the International Space Station.
In this episode streamed on Aug. 30, 2018, we talk with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine and hear from scientists advancing the search for life beyond Earth by exploring an alien world deep in Earth’s ocean.
A conversation with the leadership of NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, Center Director Eugene Tu and Deputy Center Director Carol Carroll.
A conversation with Jon Galazka, project scientist for NASA’s GeneLab, and Ruth Globus, a rodent research project scientist, at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.
A conversation with James De Buizer, the science planning and instrument support manager for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy or SOFIA.
A conversation with Komal Sadhwani, an attorney at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.
A conversation with Donovan Mathias and Eric Stern. Eric is a research scientist here at Ames who supports the agency’s Planetary Defense initiative, and Donovan is an aerospace engineer in the NASA Advanced Supercomputing Division.
Lynn Harper and Monsi Roman Talk About The Vascular Tissue Challenge
A conversation with Alan Rhodes, instrument development manager for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, and Harvey Moseley a senior astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.
A rerun of a conversation with Parimal Kopardekar, NASA’s senior technologist for the Air Transportation System at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.
A conversation with Lika Guhathakurta, lead program scientist for new initiatives in the Exploration Technology Directorate at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley, and Ryan McGranaghan, postdoctoral researcher from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
A conversation with Jon Jenkins, the science lead for the Science Processing Operations Center at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley. At the SPOC, the raw data from NASA’s newly launched planet hunter, TESS, is prepared for scientists to analyze.
A conversation with Karen Bradford, chief of staff for the center director at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.
A conversation with Robin Aube-Warren, the director of center operations at NASA's Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley.