Hubble Servicing Mission Essentials

Over the course of five spacewalks, Atlantis astronauts will install two new instruments, repair two inactive ones, and replace components that will keep the telescope functioning at least into 2014. › Read More and Comment

Arctic Sea Ice Reaches Lowest Coverage for 2008

Arctic sea ice coverage appears to have reached its lowest extent for the year and the second-lowest amount recorded since the dawn of the satellite era. › Read More

NASA Selects 'MAVEN' for Mars Atmosphere Mission

The Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN spacecraft will provide information about the Red Planet's atmosphere, climate history and potential habitability in greater detail than ever. › Read More and Comment

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