Did you miss any of this season’s Cosmic Explorations Speaker Series lectures? You can watch recordings of past presentations online.
Find out all about eclipse history. Check out Eclipse 101.
What’s up for June 2017? This month view and compare Saturn and Jupiter. This short video shows where and when to point your telescope or binoculars to see these planets and their largest moons.
A recent post on the American Geophysical Union’s Plainspoken Scientist blog offers tips and advice on “Sciencing & Social Media.”
The investigation into the crash-landing of the ExoMars Schiaparelli module has been completed. Conflicting information in the onboard computer caused the lander to crash close to its planned landing site. The report from the Schiaparelli Inquiry Board is available online.
International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN) is an annual worldwide public event that encourages observation, appreciation, and understanding of our Moon. This year InOMN will be Saturday, October 28. Find out how to get involved and browse event materials and related activities and resources online.
On this day in 1961, President John F. Kennedy addressed a joint session of the United States Congress announcing his decision to send astronauts to the Moon by the end of the decade. A number of documents and other information related to the decision to go to the Moon and Project Apollo have been made available online by the NASA History Office.
New NASA budget documents, strategic plans and performance reports are now available online.