Arecibo Observatory Makes Historic Announcement of First Female Director
Olga Figueroa Miranda says she plans to help the vibrant science education program at Arecibo Observatory continue.
Methods for Building Lunar Landing Pads May Involve Microwaving Moon Soil
Lunar landing pads will have to keep people and equipment from being sandblasted by moon dust and particles traveling at more than 10,000 miles per hour as a rocket takes off or lands.
New NASA-Funded Study Hopes to Put Risks of Space Junk on People’s Radar
Space debris can endanger spacecraft and damage satellites that are critical to everything from communication to GPS, air traffic control, surveillance and national security.