Ahead of Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration tonight (Jan. 20), here are six things to know about the soon-to-be-president’s actions and projected plans relating to NASA.
The U.S. Air Force’s SBIRS Geo-3 missile-detection satellite is scheduled to launch atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket on Jan. 20, 2017. See photos of the satellite and its liftoff here.
Tune in Monday (Jan. 19) on Facebook Live to ask questions and for a chance to win a copy of Dava Sobel’s new book, “The Glass Universe.”
As NASA’s Saturn mission skims the gas giant’s rings, it’s seeing incredible detail in the interactions between ring particles and a tiny moon’s gravity.
Media accreditation now is open for launch of the next SpaceX commercial cargo resupply services mission to the International Space Station, currently targeted for no earlier than February.
January 19, 2017 in Astronomy News, science by News and Features - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
For the first time, the public can vote on which pictures the spacecraft’s JunoCam imager takes of Jupiter.