Planck • September 17th, 2009
The Planck mission has captured its first rough images of the sky, demonstrating the observatory is working and ready to measure light from the dawn of time.
GALEX • August 21st, 2009
Engineers and scientists are continuing to work on the recovery of the far-ultraviolet instrument on NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer.
GALEX • August 19th, 2009
For decades, astronomers have gone about their business of studying the cosmos with the assumption that stars of certain sizes form in certain quantities
GALEX • July 9th, 2009
Engineers and scientists are continuing the recovery procedure for the far-ultraviolet instrument on NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer. On May 29, the instrument experienced an...
GALEX • June 9th, 2009
On May 29, the Galaxy Evolution Explorer's far-ultraviolet instrument reported an overcurrent condition and shut down. The project reviewed data from the incident and confirmed...
GALEX • April 28th, 2009
NASA's Galaxy Evolution Explorer Mission marks its sixth anniversary studying galaxies beyond our Milky Way through its sensitive ultraviolet telescope, the only such...
GALEX • April 3rd, 2009
This new image of the 'Ghost of Jupiter' is being released as part of the 'Around the World in 80 Telescopes' event for the International Year of Astronomy.
GALEX • April 2nd, 2009
A collection of NASA missions will be involved in a live event Friday, April 3, that will allow the public to get an inside look at how these missions are run. "Around the World...
GALEX • March 26th, 2009
GALEX captures a dying star hurtling through space, leaving a trail of glowing debris more than 13 light-years long.