House committee questions proposed delay in NASA asteroid mission

WASHINGTON — Members of the Home Science Committee used a listening to concerning the planetary science decadal survey to criticize a proposal in NASA’s funds request to delay work on an area... Read more »

Planetary science decadal endorses Mars sample return, outer planets missions

WASHINGTON — A research outlining priorities in planetary science for the following decade backs continued efforts to return samples from Mars whereas recommending NASA pursue missions to the planet Uranus and an... Read more »

NASA to start astrophysics probe program

ORLANDO, Fla. — NASA is beginning to implement suggestions of the astrophysics decadal survey by asserting plans for a brand new line of missions and laying the groundwork for future massive area... Read more »

Astro2020: A decadal survey that spans decades

The long-awaited Astro2020 roadmap requires a collection of flagship observatories, beginning with an $11 billion area telescope that wouldn’t fly till the early 2040s. Because the summer season, the astrophysics neighborhood has... Read more »

Astrophysics decadal survey recommends a program of flagship space telescopes

WASHINGTON — A protracted-awaited report on the way forward for astrophysics analysis really helpful NASA pursue a collection of flagship observatories, beginning with a big house telescope estimated to price $11 billion... Read more »

Astrophysicists gear up for 2020 decadal survey

ST. LOUIS — As astrophysicists put together to start their subsequent decadal survey, different scientists and members of Congress endorsed the general course of at the same time as they steered some... Read more »