Topic: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
The Perseid meteor shower poses minimal risk to spacewalking astronauts trying to repair the International Space Station, and might even offer them a spectacular show.
08/13/2010 11:42 am
Perseid meteor shower tonight is at its peak. It's the only meteor shower known to have killed a satellite and delayed a space-shuttle launch. Enter the Meteoroid Environment Office.
08/12/2010 02:19 pm
Meteor shower enthusiasts will be able to enjoy this year's Perseids this week, which will peak on the night of August 12.
08/10/2010 10:37 am
Lunar eclipse: The study of eclipses has been a part of astronomy since its inception.
06/30/2010 12:32 pm
Draconid meteor shower: NASA is assessing the risk to spacecraft posed by the upcoming 2011 Draconid meteor shower, a seven-hour storm of tiny space rocks.
06/16/2010 05:58 pm
The space agency is asking people in northeastern Alabama to keep an eye out for any unusual looking rocks.
06/07/2010 01:26 pm
In Pictures Space photos of the day: Vintage NASA art
Halley's Comet is not back yet, but remnants of Halley's Comet are creating the Eta Aquarid meteor shower this week.
05/06/2010 09:03 am
NASA says no one was hurt in huge NASA balloon accident in Australia.
04/30/2010 10:37 am
The unmanned NASA balloon, designed to scan the sky for gamma rays, crashed during takeoff, smashing through a fence and flipping over an SUV.
04/29/2010 02:42 pm