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NASA to receive $22.6 billion in fiscal year 2020 spending bill

WASHINGTON — A final fiscal year 2020 spending bill released by congressional appropriators Dec. 16 would give NASA more than $22.6 billion, but falls...

NASA's plans for the 2020s include landing humans on the moon,...

humans on mars (normal size)NASA's plan for the next decade involves billions of dollars and spans millions of miles. And much like the universe,...

NASA's plans for the 2020s include landing humans on the moon,...

humans on mars (normal size)NASA's plan for the next decade involves billions of dollars and spans millions of miles. And much like the universe,...

A handful of new telescopes are about to transform the hunt...

james webb space telescope jwst mirrorNASA/Chris GunnNASA and other agencies are building a handful of telescopes to probe the universe's most puzzling mysteries.From vantage...

WFIRST passes preliminary design review

WASHINGTON — A NASA space telescope recently completed a major review and is making good progress, project officials say, despite uncertainty about its funding. NASA...

Senators introduce new NASA authorization bill

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of senators introduced a new NASA authorization bill Nov. 6 that would extend the life of the International Space...

Senate appropriators advance bill funding NASA despite uncertainties about Artemis costs

WASHINGTON — The Senate Appropriations Committee approved a bill Sept. 26 that would give $22.75 billion for NASA, but expressed some frustration about the...

Senate bill offers $22.75 billion for NASA in 2020

WASHINGTON — A Senate appropriations subcommittee approved a spending bill Sept. 24 that would provide $22.75 billion for NASA in fiscal year 2020, including...

WFIRST telescope passes preliminary design review

WASHINGTON — The telescope for a major NASA astrophysics mission has passed a key review that the agency says keeps it on track for...

NASA's future missions will shoot for an icy moon of Saturn,...

humans on mars (normal size)NASA's 10-year plan involves billions of dollars and spans millions of miles. And much like the universe, it's only expanding.Last...

Sandvik looks to industry to identify space applications for diamond composite

This article originally appeared in the June 10, 2019 issue of SpaceNews magazine. The Swedish engineering firm Sandvik is looking for space applications for the...

House bill restores funding to Earth science and astrophysics missions

ARCADIA, Calif. — House appropriators criticized NASA for seeking to cancel “legacy” science and education programs in favor of new exploration efforts, moving money...

NASA Hubble Legacy: Space agency creates cosmic 'history book of galaxies'

The Hubble Space Telescope has been NASA’s ‘eye in the sky’ for almost three decades. During this time the most famous telescope of them...

Bridenstine says “nothing off the table” as NASA develops new lunar...

POTOMAC, Md. — Insisting that all options are under consideration, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said April 1 that he hopes to develop an initial...

WFIRST faces funding crunch

WASHINGTON — A NASA astrophysics mission that avoided cancellation last year could still face budget problems if it evades another termination threat this year,...

NASA Moon landing: NASA chief vows ‘We will go to the...

The US space agency has secured a strong amount of funding for lunar research in the year 2020 and has set its sights on...

NASA criticized for proposed budget cuts

WASHINGTON — NASA’s fiscal year 2020 budget request is facing scrutiny from nearly all quarters for its proposals to cut science missions and education...

Op-ed | The rocky landscape for astrophysics

The Rocky Landscape for Astrophysics The president’s fiscal year (FY) 2020 budget request for NASA takes aim – again – at the Wide-Field Infrared Survey...

NASA budget proposal targets SLS

Updated 8:30 p.m. Eastern. WASHINGTON — The White House’s fiscal year 2020 budget request for NASA proposes to delay work on an upgraded version of...

NASA on track to RETURN to the Moon with Mars mission...

The 2020 budget proposal was revealed on Monday and although the space agency has lost $500million (£378million) in funding, officials have praised the amount...

NASA planet discovery: More than 1,400 ALIEN worlds wait to be...

Galileo was the astronomer first to turn his telescope to the heavens, revolutionising our understanding of the cosmos. In the centuries that followed, telescopes...

Iceland volcano: Is Iceland’s Mt Thorbjorn about to erupt? ‘Cause for...

There is also the possibility the magma buildup will cease on its own without further hazardous events.The magma could also enter the volcano but...
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