advertisement
Reference Terms
from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

1

2

NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which was established in 1958, is the agency responsible for the public space program of the United States of America.

NASA's vision is "to improve life here, extend life to there, and to find life beyond".

Its mission is "to understand and protect our home planet; to explore the Universe and search for life; and to inspire the next generation of explorers".

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "NASA", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
Related Stories
 

1

2


Space & Time News
August 9, 2020

A large number of the valley networks scarring Mars's surface were carved by water melting beneath glacial ice, not by free-flowing rivers as previously thought, according to ...
Scientists have developed a new model that successfully predicted seven of the Sun's biggest flares from the last solar cycle, out of a set of nine. With more development, ...
NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is on its way to the Red Planet to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to send back ...
Using known distances of 50 galaxies from Earth to refine calculations in Hubble's constant, astronomers estimates the age of the universe at 12.6 ...
Latest Headlines
updated 12:56 pm ET