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    1. NASA’s laser-shooting Mars rover can now make its own decisions

      Business Insider via Yahoo! FinanceJul 22 01:54 PM

      Even though NASA launched the Mars Curiosity Rover back in 2012, the diligent spacecraft is still...

    2. A NASA spacecraft watching the sun has captured a new video of Earth's nearest star burping out plasma. The video was captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) from July 9 to 10 and shows the special machinations of the star's complicated magnetic fields. SEE ALSO: The sun looks like it's doing a somersault in this dizzying GIF from NASA In some ways, it looks like this is a video ...

    3. NASA time-lapse shows a year on Earth from a million miles away

      Digital Trends via Yahoo! SportsJul 22 08:50 AM

      To celebrate a year of operation, NASA took images captured by its EPIC camera module on board the NOAA DSCOVR spacecraft and created a mesmerizing time-lapse of a year on Earth, as seen from a million miles away.

    4. Fire away, Curiosity.  NASA's intrepid Curiosity rover on Mars now has the ability to choose an interesting rock target and fire its scientific laser at it autonomously. Yep, that's right.  A car-sized rover can select a rock it wants to shoot with a laser and then actually fire it all without human intervention. SEE ALSO: Latest Curiosity rover selfies show off Mars' red surface Curiosity isn't...

    5. In a speech before the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night, retired astronaut Eileen Collins delivered a sharp rebuke of NASA's recent leadership, endorsing controversial Republican nominee Donald Trump in all but name.  Collins, who was the first woman to command a NASA space shuttle mission, had been expected to deliver a nonpartisan speech, and stopped just shy of issuing a more...

    6. ( NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center ) Forty years ago, the Viking spacecraft landed on Mars. Now, employees at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, are digitizing microfilm from the mission so that anyone can access it online.

    7. NASA astronauts train underwater to mimic Mars mission

      IANS via Yahoo Maktoob NewsJul 22 10:40 PM

      Washington, July 23 (IANS) NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for future deep space missions and the journey to Mars. The "aquanauts" were sent to train undersea in simulated space mission as the bottom of a blue ocean and the surface of a Red Planet have something in common -- extreme environments. During the 16-day NASA Extreme...

    8. Electric planes could be the next big thing.

    9. Born and raised in Anaheim, NASA astronaut Joe Acaba has gone where few men in the history have the space program.

    10. Mars rover has new tricks: self-guided lasers

      The Christian Science MonitorJul 22 08:46 AM

      NASA scientists have analyzed samples of the red planet through Curiosity's ChemCam. But now, the four-year-old rover can take laser photos all on its own. 

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