NASA ‘Go’ for Green Run Wet Dress Rehearsal

In a test readiness review on Friday, Dec. 4, NASA gave the “go” to start the next Green Run test, wet dress rehearsal, for NASA’s Artemis I Space Launch System (SLS) rocket core stage. The wet dress rehearsal is the first time the stage will be fully loaded with propellants Read full post
Posted Dec 4, 2020 at 1:34 pm on Artemis

SDO Captures Brilliant Solar Eruption

By Karen Fox NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Credits: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/SDO Download this video This imagery captured by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory shows a solar flare and a subsequent eruption of solar material that occurred over the left limb of the Sun on November 29, 2020.  From its foot point over Read full post

The Lab Goes to ISTE20 Live!

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference is an EdTech event that brings educators together to explore the future of technology. ISTE is virtual this year ­– and so is the NASA Playground. In this Playground, the NASA STEAM Innovation Lab will work with expert educators to showcase Read full post

Sky Watching Highlights for December 2020

In the month of December, stargazers get ready for some excitement in the sky! Catch the year's best meteor shower, the Geminids, in the middle of the month. Then, witness an extremely close pairing of Jupiter and Saturn that won't be repeated for decades. And mark the shortest day of Read full post