NASA will name its headquarters in honor of Mary Jackson, the agency's first female African American engineer. Find out more about her legacy.
A chance meeting between two NASA scientists led to the development of a ventilator prototype to help patients suffering from COVID-19.
The U.S. has successfully launched the X-37B space plane into orbit. Learn more about the space plane's mission and the scientific research it is enabling.
NASA and SpaceX sent two astronauts to the International Space Station, marking the first time a private company's craft put humans into Earth's orbit.
Learn how Nancy Grace Roman, NASA's first chief astronomer, became a leader in her field — and a powerful champion for women in the sciences.
NASA is pursuing futuristic ideas that could transform space missions and lead to scientific breakthroughs as it pushes the boundaries of what is possible.
NASA and the European Space Agency mark the 30th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope with this amazing photograph from a nearby galaxy.
A new era of human spaceflight is set to begin in May. Learn about NASA's upcoming launch to the International Space Station.
Take a look at the record-breaking explosion created by a black hole 390 million light-years away from Earth that astronomers just discovered.