Spitzer Space Telescope News


Mission Press Releases

  • Spitzer Telescope Honored by Aerospace Society
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, August 18, 2014
    Posted on: 8/18/2014 11:53:20 PM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin Celebrates Ten Years Of Mission Success For The Spitzer Space Telescope
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Monday, August 26, 2013
    Posted on: 8/27/2013 1:37:11 AM PDT

  • NASA's Infrared Observatory Measures Expansion of Universe
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 3, 2012
    Posted on: 10/3/2012 5:28:06 PM PDT

  • NASA's Spitzer Finds First Objects Burned Furiously
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, June 7, 2012
    Posted on: 6/7/2012 7:14:18 PM PDT

  • NASA's Spitzer Sees the Light of Alien "Super Earth"
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Posted on: 5/8/2012 11:06:25 PM PDT

  • Citizen Scientists Reveal a Bubbly Milky Way
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Posted on: 3/7/2012 11:23:24 PM PDT

  • Image: Spitzer Telescope Finds Hidden Jet at Herbig-Haro 34
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 1, 2012
    Posted on: 3/1/2012 6:42:57 PM PDT

  • NASA's Spitzer Detects Comet Storm In Nearby Solar System
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, October 19, 2011
    Posted on: 10/19/2011 5:34:44 PM PDT

  • Image: The Dumbbell Nebula (Messier 27) As Seen by the Spitzer Space Telescope
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, September 5, 2011
    Posted on: 9/5/2011 8:11:12 PM PDT

  • NOAO: Has Graphene Been Detected in Space?
    National Optical Astronomy Observatory - Thursday, August 11, 2011
    Posted on: 8/11/2011 4:00:19 PM PDT

  • NASA's Spitzer Finds Distant Galaxies Grazed On Gas
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 30, 2011
    Posted on: 6/30/2011 9:38:04 PM PDT

  • The Spitzer Photo Atlas of Galactic "Train Wrecks"
    Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics - Wednesday, May 25, 2011
    Posted on: 5/26/2011 2:51:19 AM PDT

  • Spitzer and Kepler Confirm New Extrasolar Planet
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Monday, May 23, 2011
    Posted on: 5/23/2011 2:16:47 PM PDT

  • Spitzer Discovers Time-Delayed Jets Around Young Star
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Saturday, April 9, 2011
    Posted on: 4/9/2011 3:57:32 PM PDT

  • Spitzer Captures Infrared Rays From a Sunflower
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, March 4, 2011
    Posted on: 3/4/2011 6:10:43 PM PDT

  • New View of Family Life in the North America Nebula
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, February 10, 2011
    Posted on: 2/10/2011 8:58:00 PM PDT

  • Photo: A Massive Star and Its Cradle
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Thursday, February 3, 2011
    Posted on: 2/4/2011 1:17:50 AM PDT

  • Space Buckyballs Thrive, Finds NASA Spitzer Telescope
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, October 27, 2010
    Posted on: 10/28/2010 2:59:01 AM PDT

  • Astronomers Find Weird, Warm Spot on an Exoplanet
    - Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    Posted on: 10/21/2010 4:10:06 AM PDT

  • NASA Image of the Day: This Planet Smells Funny
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, September 14, 2010
    Posted on: 9/14/2010 4:03:38 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Sombrero Galaxy: Split Personality
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - April 27, 2012
    Posted on: 4/27/2012 5:23:19 PM PDT

  • Image: Chaos in the Orion Nebula
    NASA HQ - April 11, 2012
    Posted on: 4/11/2012 2:49:42 PM PDT

  • Image: The North America Nebula As Seen by Spitzer Space Telescope
    NASA HQ - October 18, 2011
    Posted on: 10/18/2011 3:17:17 PM PDT

  • Image: Dumbbell Nebula Pumps Out Infrared Light
    NASA HQ - August 11, 2011
    Posted on: 8/11/2011 11:47:16 PM PDT

  • Image: North America Nebula As Seen By Spitzer Space Telescope
    NASA HQ - March 22, 2011
    Posted on: 3/22/2011 4:33:23 PM PDT