A New 2024 Asteroid-Hunting Space Telescope
Sep 28, 2019

A New 2024 Asteroid-Hunting Space Telescope

NASA is developing an innovative and technologically advanced space telescope with one main objective: protecting us from asteroids.  This telescope, which, as of now, does not have a name, is set to launch in 2024, and it may be the most groundbreaking, not to mention life-saving, piece of space equipment ever created.
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Different Astronaut Professions and Backgrounds
Sep 21, 2019

Different Astronaut Professions and Backgrounds

In order to earn this title, we must have the right educational background, and that can take years upon years to acquire. After all, this is a pretty demanding job, and not everyone is cut out for the role.
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NASA’s Next Transformational Vehicle: Shapeshifter
Sep 14, 2019

NASA’s Next Transformational Vehicle: Shapeshifter

If you follow the news coming out of NASA, you’ve probably at least heard of Shapeshifter.  Living up to its name, Shapeshifter is a – you guessed it – shapeshifting vehicle that can do the important work of several different vehicles in one. 
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2019 Apollo 11 Clad Commemorative Half Dollar Proof w/24K Gold & Black Ruthenium
Sep 07, 2019

2019 Apollo 11 Clad Commemorative Half Dollar Proof w/24K Gold & Black Ruthenium

In honor of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission, Congress authorized the release of this special, limited-edition commemorative Half Dollar Proof. 

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What Exactly is NASA’s “Deep Space Atomic Clock”?
Aug 28, 2019

What Exactly is NASA’s “Deep Space Atomic Clock”?

After much anticipation, NASA’s Deep Space Atomic Clock has finally been launched, and is in the process of completing its first year-long demo in orbit.  
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NASA’s Ability to Track Hurricanes
Aug 21, 2019

NASA’s Ability to Track Hurricanes

So, how does NASA have the ability to predict and track hurricanes?  Well, you’re about to find out.

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How Does Training Underwater Prepare an Astronaut for Space?
Aug 14, 2019

How Does Training Underwater Prepare an Astronaut for Space?

NASA has been training its astronauts in an underwater tank, and you may be surprised to learn that it’s the best way to prepare them for the conditions of space. 
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