NASA: 60 Years & Counting

We celebrate NASA’s first 60 years of achievement For six decades, NASA has led the peaceful exploration of space, making discoveries about our planet, our solar system, and our universe. At home, NASA research has made great advances in aviation, helped to develop a commercial space industry, enrich our economy, create jobs, and strengthen...

Hubble Space Telescope Almost Back in Action

The famed orbital observatory has recovered from a glitch that suspended its operations earlier this month It looks like NASA’s famous Hubble Space Telescope has recovered from the glitch that knocked the observatory offline more than two weeks ago. On Oct. 5, Hubble went into a protective “safe mode” after one of its orientation-maintaining gyroscopes failed. Mission team...