NASA is focused on an ambitious plan to advance the nation’s space program by increasing science activities near and on the Moon and ultimately returning humans to the surface. Launching NASA "An Act to provide for research into the problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere, and for other purposes." HTML work: Chris Gamble.

At approximately 10-16 million years old, astronomers suspect this star is at just the right age for forming rocky planets. History. We investigate the birth and evolution of Galactic isolated radio pulsars. This artist's conception shows binary-star system HD 113766, where astronomers suspect a rocky Earth-like planet is forming around one of the stars. The Birth of NASA: November 3, 1957–October 1, 1958 President Eisenhower spoke on television on November 7 as Sputnik I and Sputnik II orbited Earth. For further information E-mail

NASA Outlines New Lunar Science, Human Exploration Missions. The Birth of NASA: The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers by Dutch von Ehrenfried This is the story of the work of the original NASA space pioneers; men and women who were suddenly organized in 1958 from the then National Advisory Committee on Aeronautics (NACA) into the Space Task Group.

Hubble’s infrared detectors have penetrated gigantic, turbulent clouds of gas and dust where tens of thousands of stars are bursting to life. Updated: April 28, 2006. 1950's. The Opening of Disneyland. We begin by estimating their birth space velocity distribution from proper-motion measurements of Brisken and coworkers. 2016 History of the 1950's. The Birth of NASA. NASA History Office. The Diary of T. Keith Glennan . with an introduction by Roger D. Launius Edited by J. D. Hunley The NASA History Series NASA History Office Washington, DC 1993 Contents . Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind. brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. The Birth of NASA. It may well be argued that NASA has become the world's premier agent for exploration, carrying on in "the new ocean" of outer space a long tradition of expanding the physical and mental boundaries of humanity. More. Read "The Birth of NASA The Work of the Space Task Group, America's First True Space Pioneers" by available from Rakuten Kobo.

Explanation: Inside the head of this interstellar monster is a star that is slowly destroying it. The Birth of NASA. Steve Garber, NASA History Web Curator . The huge monster, actually an inanimate series of pillars of gas and dust, measures light years in length. SP-4105 . The Eisenhower Presidency.

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ Harvard-Smithsonian CfA To unravel the birth and early evolution of stars and planets, we need to be able to peer into the hearts of dense and dusty cloud cores where star formation begins. brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency.