Nasa - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times
Skip to content

NASA

Latest Stories

2_152015_09-ffd---integratio8201.jpg

2_152015_09-ffd---integratio8201.jpg

NASA is looking for practical creativity, such as the design of this intricately stitched astronaut glove that offers a broad range of motion for space missions. (Final Frontier Design)

2_8_2015_b1-blac-shuttle-car8201.jpg

2_8_2015_b1-blac-shuttle-car8201.jpg

NASA Partnership with Nissan Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

US-POLITICS-STATE_OF_THE_UNION-OBAMA_RIX24_E94E599BCD7B4C51A02D9CF00A26815E.jpg

US-POLITICS-STATE_OF_THE_UNION-OBAMA_RIX24_E94E599BCD7B4C51A02D9CF00A26815E.jpg

NASA astronaut Scott Kelli acknowledges applause as US President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on January 20, 2015 at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/POOL/MANDEL NGAN

1_202015_planetalignment-whi8201.jpg

1_202015_planetalignment-whi8201.jpg

NASA and the Library of Congress plan a series of seminars examining the philosophical implications of astrobiology — or life in the universe. (NASA/James Cook University)

GeminidAurora_Hansen1_960.jpg

GeminidAurora_Hansen1_960.jpg

Nature's 'light show' is how NASA describes the Geminid meteor shower - a meteor flash is seen here with an aurora borealis shimmer in Norway. (NASA)

B4smdUBCcAApss1.jpg

B4smdUBCcAApss1.jpg

Image from NASA

10007037905_96e60006e0_z.jpg

10007037905_96e60006e0_z.jpg

An image from the Hubble Space Telescope (NASA)

Orion Exploration Flight Test.JPEG-0a568.jpg

Orion Exploration Flight Test.JPEG-0a568.jpg

In a photo provided by NASA, the Orion space capsule is seen atop a Delta IV rocket ready for a test launch at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. (AP Photo/NASA, Bill Ingalls)

11232014_b1-aldrin-return-tr8201.jpg

11232014_b1-aldrin-return-tr8201.jpg

Apollo 11 begins the return trip to earth. Source: NASA

11232014_b1-apollo11returnna8201.jpg

11232014_b1-apollo11returnna8201.jpg

Apollo 11 begins the return trip to earth. Source:NASA

20141114edhan-a.jpg

20141114edhan-a.jpg

Not to be outdone, NASA lands probe on Comet too ... (Illustration by Walt Handelsman of The New Orleans Advocate)

700cdefb85fd8d2b640f6a7067003f18.jpg

700cdefb85fd8d2b640f6a7067003f18.jpg

In this Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, file photo provided by NASA, the Orbital Sciences Corp. Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, explodes moments after launch from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport Pad 0A, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Orbital Sciences says it will likely stop using the type of engines that were employed when its unmanned Antares commercial supply rocket moments after liftoff last week. (AP Photo/NASA, Joel Kowsky, File)

Antares.jpg

Antares.jpg

The unmanned Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, explodes seconds after launch from Wallops Island, Virginia, on Oct. 28, 2014 (Screengrab via NASA TV)

AP071220044508.jpg

AP071220044508.jpg

This image provided by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope shows a close-up of the red planet Mars. (AP Photo/NASA) **FILE**

caa73fe0e190c125600f6a706700281d.jpg

caa73fe0e190c125600f6a706700281d.jpg

The Soyuz TMA-14M rocket launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan for the International Space Station on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 carrying NASA astronaut Barry Wilmore and Russians Alexander Samokutyaev and Elena Serova. Serova will become the fourth Russian woman to fly in space and the first Russian woman to live and work on the station. (AP Photo/NASA, Aubrey Gemignani)

372cbae1c86e6a235f0f6a70670062b2.jpg

372cbae1c86e6a235f0f6a70670062b2.jpg

This file photo released on June 23, 2014, by NASA, shows NASA's Curiosity Mars rover self-portrait. (AP Photo/NASA, JPL-Caltech, MSSS, File) ** FILE **

9_2_2014_ap1109070244078201.jpg

9_2_2014_ap1109070244078201.jpg

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, stands in front of the Atlas V first stage booster which relies on Russian-made RD-180 rocket engines. Lawmakers and national security analysts said they were aghast that the military allowed itself to become so dependent on Russian military technology during an era of uneasy relations. (Associated Press)

a5d287542ed75f1c5a0f6a70670023ae_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

a5d287542ed75f1c5a0f6a70670023ae_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** In this July 20, 1969, file photo provided by NASA, astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, Apollo 11 commander, smiles for a photo inside the Lunar Module while it rested on the lunar surface. Armstrong was first out the lunar module, Eagle, onto the dusty surface of Tranquility Base. (AP Photo/NASA, File)

44d8483bc1f6141b5a0f6a7067006067_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

44d8483bc1f6141b5a0f6a7067006067_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

FILE - In this July 20, 1969 file photo provided by NASA shows astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin Jr. posing for a photograph beside the U.S. flag deployed on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission. Aldrin and fellow astronaut Neil Armstrong were the first men to walk on the lunar surface. The trio was launched to the moon by a Saturn V launch vehicle at 9:32 a.m. EDT, July 16, 1969. They departed the moon July 21, 1969. (AP Photo/NASA, Neil Armstrong, File)

mars-rover-ap_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

mars-rover-ap_mugshot_four_by_three.jpg

** FILE ** A NASA artist's rendering of the Mars Rover, Curiosity. (Associated Press)