NASA astronaut Jessica Meir takes an out-of-this-world "space-selfie" with her spacesuit helmet visor down reflecting her camera and International Space Station hardware. She and fellow NASA astronaut Christina Koch (out of frame) ventured into the vacuum of space for seven hours and 17 minutes to swap a failed battery charge-discharge unit (BCDU) with a spare during the first all-woman spacewalk. Credits: NASA

NASA TV Coverage Set for Three Spacewalks in January

News Release, NASA Four astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station for three spacewalks in January to complete battery upgrades and

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NASA’s Operation IceBridge, a ten-year mission to collect polar data between ICESat and ICESat-2, may be coming to a close, but its hundreds of terabytes of data and the expertise of its team will continue to fuel research and discovery for decades to come. Credit: NASA / Jim Yungel

NASA’s Operation IceBridge Completes Eleven Years of Polar Surveys

For eleven years from 2009 through 2019, the planes of NASA’s Operation IceBridge flew above the Arctic, Antarctic and Alaska, gathering data

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The top panel shows a schematic of a Coronal Mass Ejection (CME), during which a burst of material with as much mass as Lake Michigan is ejected from the Sun. These can pose a threat to astronauts and space satellites, but IS?IS scientists discovered that tiny energetic particles rush ahead of the ejected mass, providing advance warning of the incoming threat.

First NASA Parker Solar Probe Results Reveal Surprising Details About Our Sun

News Release, NASA The Sun is revealing itself in dramatic detail and shedding light on how other stars may form

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CSM Engineering Club students Joan Popoola, Emily Depew, Alexandra Walker, Glory Sebulime, Julia Czecha and Club Advisor Jehnae Linkins pose while touring the University of Maryland College Park.

CSM Engineering Club Students Get to Chat with NAVAIR Aeronautical Engineer and NASA Astronaut

News Release, College of Southern Maryland When members of the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Engineering Club aren’t too busy

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Northrop Grumman’s L-1011 aircraft, Stargazer, prepares for takeoff at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Skid Strip in Florida on Oct. 10, 2019. Attached beneath the aircraft is the company’s Pegasus XL rocket, carrying NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON). Credits: NASA

NASA Spacecraft Launches on Mission to Explore Frontier of Space

News Release, NASA After successfully launching Thursday night, NASA’s Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) spacecraft is in orbit for a first-of-its-kind

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The Jason-2/OSTM satellite provided insights into ocean currents and sea level rise with tangible benefits to marine forecasting, meteorology and understanding of climate change. These observations are being continued by its successor, Jason-3. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Ocean-Monitoring Satellite Mission Ends After 11 Successful Years

News Release, NASA The Jason-2/Ocean Surface Topography Mission (OSTM), the third in a U.S.-European series of satellite missions designed to

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