Author: NASA

SPACE MEDICINE: NASA’s ISS Rodent Research-8 Experiment Examines Physiology of Aging

A new investigation heading to the International Space Station will provide space-flown samples to scientists from academia, industry and government agencies, who have agreed to share their data and results in an online database that is open to the public.

NASA Spacecraft Begins Returning New Images, Other Data from Historic New Year’s Flyby

This movie shows the propeller-like rotation of Ultima Thule in the seven hours between 3 p.m. ET on Dec. 31, 2018, and 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2019, as seen by the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA’s New Horizons as the spacecraft sped toward its close encounter with the Kuiper Belt object at 12:33 a.m. ET on Jan. 1.