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January 15, 2021

Fulfilling the Dream

President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act on July 2, 1964, as Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. … Read more

January 14, 2021

Bright, Blue Stars

Inside star cluster NGC 602, a star-forming region in the Small Magellanic Cloud, bright, blue, newly formed stars are blowing … Read more

January 13, 2021

Finding a Missing Black Hole

Astronomers have no evidence that a distant black hole estimated to weigh between 3 billion and 100 billion times the … Read more

January 12, 2021

Georgia HUNCH Students 3D Print Parts for Space Station

The HUNCH – High school students United with NASA to Create Hardware – Program has expanded its partnership opportunities to … Read more

January 11, 2021

SpaceX Demo 2 Mission Launches into History

In this black and white infrared image, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the company’s Crew Dragon spacecraft is launched … Read more

January 8, 2021

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus Space Freighter Departs Space Station

Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus space freighter departs the International Space Station moments after being released from the Canadarm2 robotic arm. via … Read more

January 7, 2021

Behold: The City of Boston at Night!

The lights of the city of Boston seemingly spread from a central point in this image taken by the crew … Read more

January 6, 2021

Lucy Mission to Study Trojan Asteroids

Slated to launch in October 2021, NASA’s Lucy mission will be the first space mission to study the Trojan asteroids. … Read more

January 5, 2021

Pareidolia: Seeing Shapes in the Cosmos

What is pareidolia? It is the psychological phenomenon where we see recognizable shapes in clouds, rock formations, or otherwise unrelated … Read more

January 4, 2021

Tending the Plant Habitat-02

NASA astronaut Michael Hopkins tends to radish plants growing for the Plant Habitat-02 experiment. via NASA