NASA’s Record-Setting Opportunity Rover Mission on Mars Comes to End

One of the most successful and enduring feats of interplanetary exploration, NASA’s Opportunity rover mission is at an end after almost 15 years exploring the surface of Mars and helping lay the groundwork for NASA’s return to the Red Planet.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2DAWMwU

NASA Astronauts Available for Interviews Before Space Station Mission

NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Christina Koch will be available for live satellite interviews Friday, Feb. 22, as they undergo final training before their launch to the International Space Station, scheduled for March 14.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2N4J7Cl

NASA to Share Results of Effort to Recover Mars Opportunity Rover

NASA will discuss the status of its Mars Exploration Rover (MER) Opportunity in a media briefing at 2 p.m. EST (11 a.m. PST) Wednesday, Feb. 13, from the agency’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. The briefing will air live on NASA Television, the agency’s website and YouTube.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2TPUDEw

Media Invited to Talk Tech with NASA Administrator at World Ag Expo

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will speak to, and take questions from, media about how technologies originally developed for space exploration now are used to cultivate farms, predict crop yields, manage water resources, and more, during his Tuesday, Feb. 12, visit to World Ag Expo in Tulare, California.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2tccRnF

NASA’s Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel Releases 2018 Annual Report

The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, issued its 2018 annual report Friday examining the agency’s safety performance over the past year and highlighting accomplishments, issues and concerns.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2I0Qk7z

NASA Administrator Hosts Media, Industry Forum on Lunar Exploration Plans

NASA invites media to its headquarters in Washington Thursday, Feb. 14, to learn more about agency partnership opportunities with American companies to develop reusable systems that can land astronauts on the Moon.

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2tewGe0

2018 Fourth Warmest Year in Continued Warming Trend, According to NASA, NOAA

Earth’s global surface temperatures in 2018 were the fourth warmest since 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

from NASA Breaking News https://go.nasa.gov/2SviaNh