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Press Releases & Feature Stories

Electric Sparks May Alter Evolution of Lunar Soil

08.21.2014
Severe solar storms could generate enough electric charge in the top layer of the lunar surface to crack moon dust and may have changed the very nature of the moon's polar soil.

New NASA Model Reveals the Invisible World of Electric Asteroids

06.25.2014
Computer modeling funded by NASA’s Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute can predict and visualize interactions between the solar wind, solar radiation, and the surface of asteroids.

Goddard to Explore Mars’ Atmosphere with MAVEN

06.25.2014
Goddard Space Flight Center contributes in many ways to NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission, which will investigate how and why the Red Planet has been losing its atmosphere.
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Images

Full View of Asteroid Vesta

10/03/2013
As the Dawn spacecraft travels to its next destination, this mosaic synthesizes some of the best views the spacecraft had of the giant asteroid Vesta.

Two Generations of Windblown Sediments on Mars

10/03/2013
This colorful scene is situated in the Noctis Labyrinthus region of Mars, perched high on the Tharsis rise in the upper reaches of the Valles Marineris canyon system.

Juno at Jupiter

08/04/2011
NASA's Juno spacecraft is shown in orbit above Jupiter's colorful clouds in this artist's rendering.
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