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Sense the Solar Eclipse with NASA’s Eclipse Soundscapes Project

4 min read Sense the Solar Eclipse with NASA’s Eclipse Soundscapes Project When darkness sweeps across the landscape during a total solar eclipse, unusual things start happening. Fooled by the false dusk, birds stop singing, crickets start chirping, and bees return to their hives. Reports of these atypical animal behaviors date back centuries, but the […]

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International Space Station Welcomes Trio of Experiments Focused on Enhancing Life Beyond Earth

3 min read International Space Station Welcomes Trio of Experiments Focused on Enhancing Life Beyond Earth NASA’s Biological and Physical Sciences Division is sending three physical sciences and space biology experiments and equipment to the International Space Station aboard Northrop Grumman’s 20th commercial resupply services mission. These experiments aim to pioneer scientific discovery, enable sustainable […]

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A Look Through Time with NASA’s Lead Photographer for the James Webb Space Telescope

2 Min Read A Look Through Time with NASA’s Lead Photographer for the James Webb Space Telescope This self portrait of Chris Gunn, standing in front of NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope from inside the Goddard Space Flight Center cleanroom, was captured November 10, 2016. Credits: NASA/Chris Gunn Nearly two years ago in the early […]

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Scientists and Students Discuss the Future of Space Research at ASGSR Annual Conference

2 min read Scientists and Students Discuss the Future of Space Research at ASGSR Annual Conference Dr. Lisa Carnell, NASA’s Biological and Physical Sciences’ (BPS) Division Director, presenting keynote remarks with Dr. Bonnie Dunbar at the 2023 American Space and Gravitational Research Conference (ASGSR). The American Society for Gravitational and Space Research’s (ASGSR) annual meeting […]

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NASA Signs Memorandum of Agreement for Space Weather

Nicola Fox, associate administrator for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (left), signs the Memorandum of Agreement for Space Weather alongside Ken Graham, assistant administrator for NOAA’s Weather Services (right). This quad-agency agreement will further research and operations of space weather to improve space weather predictions and preparedness while also mitigating its impacts. NOAA / Robert Hyatt […]