Stardust News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA'S Comet Hunter on Final Approach for Sunday Landing
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, January 12, 2006
    Posted on: 1/12/2006 4:04:54 PM PDT

  • Public to look for dust grains in Stardust detectors
    University of California Berkeley - Thursday, January 12, 2006
    Posted on: 1/12/2006 10:58:40 AM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin-Built Stardust Spacecraft Ready to Return Comet Samples to Earth
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Wednesday, January 11, 2006
    Posted on: 1/11/2006 5:39:13 PM PDT

  • Stardust@home: Searching for Cosmic Needles in a Haystack
    Planetary Society - Tuesday, January 10, 2006
    Posted on: 1/10/2006 6:21:27 PM PDT

  • NASA Aircraft Crew to Observe Incoming Stardust Sample Capsule
    Ames Research Center - Wednesday, January 4, 2006
    Posted on: 1/4/2006 1:04:50 PM PDT

  • NASA Stardust Nears End of Epic Journey: Researchers Await Its Treasure
    University of Washington - Tuesday, January 3, 2006
    Posted on: 1/3/2006 7:36:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Prepares for Return of Stardust and its Interstellar Cargo
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 21, 2005
    Posted on: 12/21/2005 12:02:58 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces First Comet Sample Return to Earth
    NASA HQ - Thursday, December 15, 2005
    Posted on: 12/15/2005 6:45:19 PM PDT

  • The Fiery Return of NASA's Space Dust Cargo
    Ames Research Center - Wednesday, November 30, 2005
    Posted on: 11/30/2005 3:22:05 PM PDT

  • NASA Prepares for Arrival of Comet Samples to Houston
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, October 12, 2005
    Posted on: 10/12/2005 3:25:08 PM PDT

  • NASA Tour of Stardust Lab, Scientist Interviews Set for Oct. 7
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, October 5, 2005
    Posted on: 10/5/2005 8:24:50 AM PDT

  • NASA Spacecraft Reveals Surprising Anatomy of a Comet
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, June 18, 2004
    Posted on: 6/18/2004 2:50:19 AM PDT

  • NASA Unveils Anatomy of a Comet
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, June 16, 2004
    Posted on: 6/16/2004 4:15:52 PM PDT

  • Stardust Surprise
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Sunday, January 18, 2004
    Posted on: 1/18/2004 12:22:58 PM PDT

  • New Stardust Image of Comet Wild 2
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, January 6, 2004
    Posted on: 1/6/2004 8:19:08 PM PDT

  • Wind River Powers NASA's Space Exploration -- Mars Rovers Lands Safely, Stardust Spacecraft Completes its Journey to the Comet
    Wind River Systems - Monday, January 5, 2004
    Posted on: 1/5/2004 2:12:08 PM PDT

  • Close Encounter of a Cometary Kind -- STARDUST flies through Comet Wild 2
    Open University - Saturday, January 3, 2004
    Posted on: 1/3/2004 11:30:41 AM PDT

  • NASA Stardust Spacecraft Survives Close Encounter with Comet Wild 2
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, January 2, 2004
    Posted on: 1/2/2004 6:23:46 PM PDT

  • The World in a Grain of Stardust
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Thursday, January 1, 2004
    Posted on: 1/1/2004 3:52:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Comet Hunter Closing on Quarry
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, December 30, 2003
    Posted on: 12/30/2003 9:02:53 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Stardust Status Report June 27, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - June 27, 2003
    Posted on: 6/27/2003 4:05:29 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report June 20, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - June 20, 2003
    Posted on: 6/20/2003 5:57:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Stardust Spacecraft Mission Status June 19, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - June 19, 2003
    Posted on: 6/20/2003 7:58:34 AM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report June 13, 2003
    Arianespace - June 13, 2003
    Posted on: 6/13/2003 8:38:38 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report June 6, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - June 6, 2003
    Posted on: 6/6/2003 6:30:08 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report May 23, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 23, 2003
    Posted on: 5/23/2003 1:37:14 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report May 16, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 16, 2003
    Posted on: 5/16/2003 3:33:09 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report May 9, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 9, 2003
    Posted on: 5/9/2003 3:15:00 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report May 2, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 6, 2003
    Posted on: 5/6/2003 5:02:28 PM PDT

  • Stardust Successfully Images Asteroid Annefrank During Dress Rehearsal
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - November 4, 2002
    Posted on: 4/20/2003 7:52:43 AM PDT

  • Stardust Staus Report April 18, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - April 18, 2003
    Posted on: 4/18/2003 2:58:11 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report April 14, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - April 14, 2003
    Posted on: 4/14/2003 1:54:59 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report April 4, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - April 6, 2003
    Posted on: 4/6/2003 4:16:19 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report March 28, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - March 30, 2003
    Posted on: 3/30/2003 2:53:53 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report March 21, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - March 23, 2003
    Posted on: 3/23/2003 7:12:52 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report March 14, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - March 14, 2003
    Posted on: 3/14/2003 7:42:40 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report March 7, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - March 7, 2003
    Posted on: 3/7/2003 5:54:57 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report February 28, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - March 3, 2003
    Posted on: 3/3/2003 5:47:47 PM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report February 21, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - February 24, 2003
    Posted on: 2/23/2003 11:46:16 AM PDT

  • Stardust Status Report February 14, 2003
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - February 14, 2003
    Posted on: 2/14/2003 6:40:24 PM PDT