Goddard Space Flight Center


NASA paved over paleo paradise to put up a parking lot

Don't it always seem to go that you don't know what you got til you triceratops


How to Prepare a Spacecraft to Fly Through the Sun’s Atmosphere

The Parker Solar Probe will fly closer to the sun than any spacecraft in history, so it better be able to handle the heat.


NASA Destroyed Hundreds of Mystery Tapes Found in a Dead Man’s Basement

More than 300 data reels, some from Apollo-Era missions, were discovered in a deceased Pennsylvania man’s basement, FOIA documents reveal.


How Scared Should I Be of Solar Storms?

The more we rely on technology, the more vulnerable we are to the sun's unpredictable wrath.


A 4K Timelapse Captures 4 Years of the Sun in 4 Minutes

Michael König's 'SUN' might be the hottest video you'll watch today.


Enter the Sun Without Burning Alive in NASA Installation

It's like being in the movie 'Sunshine,' but without the murdery parts.