Exploration Initiative News


Mission Press Releases

  • NASA Selects Research Teams for New Virtual Institute
    Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute (SSERVI) - Tuesday, November 5, 2013
    Posted on: 11/5/2013 6:25:00 PM PDT

  • Beyond Earth: Removing the Barriers to Deep Space Exploration
    George Marshall Institute - Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    Posted on: 10/30/2013 1:57:37 AM PDT

  • International Partnership Releases Space Exploration Benefits Paper
    NASA HQ - Friday, September 20, 2013
    Posted on: 9/20/2013 2:44:12 PM PDT

  • NASA Training and Culture Issues for Long Duration Exploration Mission Training
    Johnson Space Center - Tuesday, September 17, 2013
    Posted on: 9/17/2013 12:32:28 PM PDT

  • UK Space Agency and NASA join forces to explore the Solar System
    UK Space Agency - Wednesday, May 1, 2013
    Posted on: 5/1/2013 4:34:03 PM PDT

  • PISCES signs six memoranda of understanding
    PICES - Friday, April 26, 2013
    Posted on: 4/26/2013 3:49:52 PM PDT

  • Earth-Mass Planet Found Orbiting Alpha Centauri B
    European Southern Observatory - Tuesday, October 16, 2012
    Posted on: 10/16/2012 9:57:20 PM PDT

  • ESA's long-term technology plans for space exploration
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    Posted on: 4/24/2012 3:06:25 PM PDT

  • A Wealth of Habitable Planets in the Milky Way
    Niels Bohr Institute - Wednesday, January 11, 2012
    Posted on: 1/11/2012 6:11:01 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosting Human Space Exploration Workshop (No Media Allowed)
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, October 25, 2011
    Posted on: 10/25/2011 5:46:40 PM PDT

  • Training New Explorers for the Surfaces of the Moon, Mars, and Beyond
    Lunar and Planetary Institute - Friday, October 15, 2010
    Posted on: 10/15/2010 7:30:32 PM PDT

  • First Directly Imaged Planet Confirmed Around Sun-like Star
    Gemini Observatory - Thursday, July 1, 2010
    Posted on: 7/1/2010 8:49:19 AM PDT

  • NASA and International Space Agencies Meet to Discuss Human and Robotic Space Exploration
    NASA HQ - Monday, June 28, 2010
    Posted on: 6/28/2010 8:28:06 PM PDT

  • Mars Institute "Moon-1" Humvee Rover reaches Devon Island, High Arctic
    Mars Institute - Wednesday, May 19, 2010
    Posted on: 5/19/2010 8:10:26 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Live Web Streaming of Space Exploration Workshop and Telephone Media Briefing
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, May 19, 2010
    Posted on: 5/19/2010 10:16:14 AM PDT

  • NASA Hosts Workshop to Discuss New Exploration Strategies
    NASA HQ -
    Posted on: 5/6/2010 6:11:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Announces Conference on the American Space Program for the 21st Century
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, April 14, 2010
    Posted on: 4/14/2010 2:21:16 PM PDT

  • Mars500: To Mars and Back
    European Space Agency - Tuesday, March 23, 2010
    Posted on: 3/23/2010 7:53:13 AM PDT

  • Media opportunity: ESA presents European participants in 520-day simulated mission to Mars
    European Space Agency - Friday, March 12, 2010
    Posted on: 3/12/2010 1:51:50 PM PDT

  • Space Exploration Alliance set for Congressional Summit
    Space Exploration Alliance - Sunday, February 21, 2010
    Posted on: 2/21/2010 4:19:13 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • EVEREST: Pixel Level Decorrelation of K2 Light curves
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 5, 2016
    Posted on: 7/5/2016 10:05:32 PM PDT

  • The MgI line: a new probe of the atmospheres of evaporating exoplanets
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 4, 2014
    Posted on: 11/4/2014 2:18:17 PM PDT

  • A Significantly Low CO Abundance Toward the TW Hya Protoplanetary Disk: A Path to Active Carbon Chemistry?
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 24, 2013
    Posted on: 9/24/2013 1:13:43 PM PDT

  • NASA JSC Solicitation: Critical Issues Surrounding Team Leadership and Followership
    Astronomical Society of India - September 20, 2013
    Posted on: 9/20/2013 2:32:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Video: We Are The Explorers
    NASA HQ - February 29, 2012
    Posted on: 2/29/2012 11:44:11 PM PDT

  • NASA Infographic: The Future of Human Spaceflight
    NASA HQ - February 14, 2012
    Posted on: 2/14/2012 4:16:51 PM PDT

  • NASA Advisory Council Science Committee Meeting 6-7 March 2012
    NASA Advisory Council - February 9, 2012
    Posted on: 2/9/2012 3:56:17 PM PDT

  • NASA Advisory Council Information Technology Infrastructure Committee Meeting 7 March 2012
    NASA Advisory Council - February 9, 2012
    Posted on: 2/9/2012 3:55:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Advisory Council Human Exploration and Operations Committee Meeting 6-7 March 2012
    NASA Advisory Council - February 9, 2012
    Posted on: 2/9/2012 3:54:43 PM PDT

  • Human Space Exploration Global Exploration Roadmap Materials Online
    NASA HQ - December 15, 2011
    Posted on: 12/16/2011 1:13:08 AM PDT

  • Video: ESA Astronaut Cave Crew Returns to Earth
    European Space Agency - October 20, 2011
    Posted on: 10/20/2011 11:29:52 PM PDT

  • Applied Knowledge: NASA Aids the Chilean Rescue Effort
    NASA ASK Magazine - February 15, 2011
    Posted on: 2/16/2011 4:19:29 AM PDT

  • Nautilus-X - NASA's Multi-mission Space Exploration Vehicle Concept
    NASA HQ - February 12, 2011
    Posted on: 2/13/2011 2:05:37 AM PDT

  • NASA JSC Presentation: Human Spaceflight Affordability: Advanced In-house Development Portfolio January 2011
    Johnson Space Center - January 20, 2011
    Posted on: 1/21/2011 2:50:19 AM PDT

  • NASA Constellation LaRC Celebration & Recognition Event
    Langley Research Center - January 19, 2011
    Posted on: 1/20/2011 1:32:25 AM PDT

  • Human Space Exploration Framework Summary Presentation to the NASA Advisory Council
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2011
    Posted on: 1/12/2011 9:26:28 PM PDT

  • Exploration Program Status Presentation to the NASA Advisory Council
    NASA HQ - January 12, 2011
    Posted on: 1/12/2011 5:17:26 PM PDT

  • NASA Advisory Council Exploration Committee Meeting 21 Sep 2010
    NASA Advisory Council - August 25, 2010
    Posted on: 8/25/2010 5:33:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Advisory Council Exploration Committee Meeting 3-4 August 2010
    NASA Advisory Council - July 14, 2010
    Posted on: 7/14/2010 9:01:06 AM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information: Enabling Technology Development and Demonstration Program
    NASA HQ - May 10, 2010
    Posted on: 5/10/2010 11:16:23 AM PDT