NASA Awards $18 Million for Minority Serving Institutions

NASA and Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) across the United States are teaming up to bring untapped talent and diverse perspectives to several of the agency’s top priorities: understanding and monitoring global ocean health, returning humans to…

Spacewalk: Astronaut Thomas and the blue marble

European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Thomas Pesquet snap was taken by NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough during the second spacewalk to upgrade the International Space Station’s power system on June 24, 2021. Thomas now has spent…

Visualizing cement hydration on a molecular level

Imaging technique could enable new pathways for reducing concrete’s hefty carbon footprint, as well as for 3-D printing of concrete.  By Becky Ham CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The concrete world that surrounds us owes its shape and…