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Deep Space News

Below are official NASA press releases, provided by NASA Headquarters. Additional news releases will be added to this listing periodically. To subscribe to the press release distribution list via e-mail, visit the NASA headquarters home page at http://hq.nasa.gov.

2001 DSO Press Releases

December

December 26, 2001: 2001: A YEAR OF CHALLENGE AND ACCOMPLISHMENT FOR NASA
December 21, 2001: JPL ASTEROID MISSION GETS THUMBS UP FROM NASA
December 19, 2001: HOT GALACTIC ARMS POINT TO VICIOUS CYCLE
December 17, 2001: NASA BIDS FAREWELL TO THE SUCCESSFUL DEEP SPACE 1 MISSION
December 6, 2001: HUBBLE EYES GIANT STAR FACTORY IN NEIGHBORING GALAXY

November

November 29, 2001: COMET ROCKS AND ROLLS IN SIMPLE MOVIE
November 27, 2001: Alien Atmospheres
November 27, 2001: HUBBLE MEASURES ATMOSPHERE ON WORLD AROUND ANOTHER STAR
November 21, 2001: NEXT SPACE SCIENCE UPDATE NOV. 27 PRESENTS HUBBLE DISCOVERY ABOUT EXTRASOLAR PLANE
November 7 , 2001: NASA'S HETE SPOTS RARE GAMMA-RAY BURST AFTERGLOW
November 1 , 2001: The Fading Milky Way

October
October 23, 2001: Energy from a Black Hole
October 22, 2001: NEW ENERGY SOURCE "WRINGS" POWER FROM BLACK HOLE SPIN
October 19, 2001: NASA PUBLISHES FIFTH VOLUME OF "EXPLORING THE UNKNOWN"
October 18, 2001: X-RAY EMISSIONS DETECTED FROM ELUSIVE COSMIC OBJECTS
October 15, 2001: MORE PLANETS EMERGE WITH SOLAR SYSTEM-LIKE ORBITS

October 5, 2001: 'LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE' TO BE TOPIC OF UPCOMING ASTRONOMY TALK
October 2, 2001: MAP READY TO TAKE PHOTOGRAPHIC TRIP BACK IN TIME

September
September 25 , 2001: NASA SPACERAFT CAPTURES BEST-EVER VIEW OF COMET'S CORE
September 25 , 2001: Comet Borrelly Revealed
September 25 , 2001: AGING NASA SPACECRAFT CAPTURES BEST-EVER VIEW OF COMET'S CORE
September 24 , 2001: Comet Results briefing set for Tuesday
September 22 , 2001: Deep Space 1 Status Report
September 21 , 2001: HUBBLE SPACE TELESCOPE STAND-IN GETS STARRING ROLE
September 18 , 2001: The Continuing Adventures of Deep Space 1
September 18 , 2001: VETERAN SPACECRAFT ATTEMPTS TO EARN EXTRA CREDIT AT COMET
September 6 , 2001: CHANDRA PROBES NATURE OF DARK MATTER
September 5 , 2001: Black Hole Snacks
September 5 , 2001: CHANDRA CATCHES MILKY WAY MONSTER SNACKING

August
August 25:A Far Out Pioneer
August 24: HUBBLE HATCHES IMAGE OF ROTTEN EGG NEBULA SHOCKS
August 17:NASA PROGRAM BRINGS THE STARS HOME DIPPER
August 16:BURST OF STAR FORMATION DRIVES GALACTIC BUBBLE
August 15
:ASTRONOMERS FIND JUPITER-SIZED PLANET ORBITING STAR IN BIG DIPPER
August 9:NEW VIEW OF PRIMORDIAL HELIUM TRACES STRUCTURE OF EARLY UNIVERSE
August 9:ASTRONOMERS GO BEHIND THE MILKY WAY TO SOLVE X-RAY MYSTERY

July
July 26, 2001:HUBBLE'S PANORAMIC PORTRAIT OF A VAST STAR-FORMING REGION
July 25, 2001:STAR WITH MIDRIFF BULGE EYED BY ASTRONOMERS
July 19, 2001:NASA REJOINS JAPAN IN X-RAY SPACE OBSERVATORY PROJECT
July 19, 2001: CHANDRA DETECTS HALO OF HOT GAS AROUND MILKY WAY-LIKE GALAXY
July 10, 2001: LAUNCH OF GOES-M WEATHER SATELLITE POSTPONED
July 10, 2001: HUBBLE SPIES HOT, YOUNG STAR CLUSTER IN NEIGHBOR GALAXY

June
June 30, 2001: MAP SPACECRAFT SUCCESSFULLY LAUNCHES AND BEGINS ITS JOURNEY TO DEEP SPACE
June 28, 2001: HINTS OF PLANET-SIZED OBJECTS BEWILDER HUBBLE SCIENTISTS
June 12, 2001: NASA TO "MAP" BIG BANG REMNANT TO SOLVE UNIVERSAL MYSTERIES
June 7, 2001: BRIEFING JUNE 12 TO DISCUSS HOW UPCOMING MISSION WILL UNLOCK SECRETS OF EARLY UNIVERSE
June 6, 2001: STAR FACTORY NEAR GALACTIC CENTER BATHED IN HIGH-ENERGY X-RAYS
June 6, 2001:CHANDRA SEES WEALTH OF BLACK HOLES IN STAR-FORMING GALAXIES
June 5, 2001: METHOD UNCOVERED IN MADNESS OF BLACK HOLE AND NEUTRON STAR ERUPTIONS
June 4, 2001: VISUALLY IMPAIRED STUDENTS TOUCH THE STARS WITH NEW HUBBLE BOOK

May
May 31, 2001: HUBBLE UNVEILS A GALAXY IN LIVING COLOR
May 30, 2001: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SOFTWARE TO COMMAND MISSION

 

January
January 26, 2001: NASA Scientists Find Clues that Life Began in Deep Space
January 11, 2001: Not Seeing is Believing When it Comes to Event Horizon Evidence
January 11, 2001: NASA Balloon Research Rides to the Edge of Space
January 10, 2001: Chandra Links Pulsar to Historic Supernova

2000 DSO Press Releases

December
December 11, 2000: Students Using NASA and NSF Data Make Stellar Discovery; Win Science Team Competition

November
November 28, 2000: Science Team Chosen for Space Interferometry Mission
November 21, 2000: The Sky's the Limit: Science Teams Chosen for Space Observatory
November 17, 2000: Extreme Ultraviolet Light Mission Comes to an End
November 14, 2000: NASA Program Helps Brain-injured Patients Reach for the Stars
November 9, 2000: Hubble Sees Lone Neutron Star Streaking Across Galaxy
November 3, 2000: NASA's Chandra Captures Telling Gamma-ray Afterglow

October
October 1, 2000: HETE-2 Flies in Search of Gamma-ray Bursts


September
September 21, 2000: Hubble Movies Show the Changing Faces of Young Stars
September 12, 2000: Chandra Clinches Case for Unexpected Black Hole Discovery


August
August 23, 2000: Hubble Gets Head Count of Elusive Brown Dwarf Stars
August 22, 2000: Astronomical Honeymoon Continues as X-ray Observatory Marks First Anniversary


July
July 14, 2000: Twin-Telescope Sky Survey "Gives you the Stars"

 
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