NASA Ames Employee Tests Positive For Coronavirus; Employees Told To Work RemotelyAn employee at NASA's Ames Research Center tested positive for coronavirus and the whole center has been put on a mandatory telework status until further notice, NASA officials said Sunday.
Vice President Pence Promotes NASA's Future With Visit To Ames Research CenterDuring a fund-raising swing through California, Vice President Mike Pence came to the Bay Area to help re-launch America's space plans.
Silicon Valley Company Lands NASA Contract For Breakthroughs In 3D Printing In SpaceA Silicon Valley 3D printing company has been awarded a contract with NASA to launch a project creating a satellite that will manufacture and assemble itself in orbit.
Furloughed Ames Research Center Workers Get Aid During ShutdownWhile hundreds of federal workers in the Bay Area were fuming Thursday as the nation approached week three of the government shutdown, one group of local employees is getting a little financial relief.
NASA Tests Drone Monitoring System At Moffett FieldNASA’s Ames Research Center at Moffett Field was part of aviation history on Tuesday, as the agency conducted its most complex test to date of its air traffic management system for drones.
NASA Ames Observes ‘Day Of Remembrance’ For Astronauts' SacrificesFlags flew at half-staff on Friday at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Mountain View as the space agency honored the astronauts who have made the ultimate sacrifice. It is an annual "Day of Remembrance."
NASA Preparing To Launch 3-D Printer From Silicon Valley Firm Into SpaceNASA is preparing to launch a 3-D printer into space next year, a toaster-sized game changer that greatly reduces the need for astronauts to load up with every tool, spare part or supply they might ever need.
NASA Awards San Jose State $73 Million For Air Traffic Control ResearchNASA has awarded $73 million to San Jose State University to participate in research on how people interact with new technology that will be introduced during an overhaul of the nation’s air traffic control system.
NASA Spacecraft Discovers Planet Orbiting 2 Suns, Just Like Star WarsThe National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Kepler spacecraft has found a planet that orbits two stars just as Luke Skywalker’s home world does in the Star Wars movies, NASA announced Thursday.