Alert

Follow us

And stay informed in real time of the latest News!

527,729 followers   •   750 following   •   Greenbelt, MD USA   •   http://www.nasa.gov/godda

Tweeting the best in heliophysics, technology, astrophysics, Earth sciences and robotic exploration for the Goddard Space Flight Center.

Latest Scoops

NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
putting boots on the moon could mean looking for whats under the surface a new radar system developed at godda
Putting boots on the Moon could mean looking for what’s under the surface. A new radar system developed at Goddard is capable of looking 10 meters, or three stories beneath the surface of the Moon or other rocky bodies. #Moon2024
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
citizen scientists assemble the mission to bennu needs extra pairs of eyes to help choose its sample collectio
Citizen scientists 👩‍🔬 🔭 assemble! The @OSIRISREx mission to Bennu needs extra pairs of eyes 👀 to help choose its sample collection site on the asteroid – and to look for anything else that might be scientifically interesting.
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
ben feist recently shared his talk apollo in real time with us here at goddard ben is the software engineer an
Ben Feist recently shared his talk "Apollo in Real-time" with us here at Goddard.

Ben is the software engineer and Apollo program historian behind the website, where you can take a real-time multimedia journey through that mission to the Moon. 🚀🌕👨‍🚀
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
join us today with live as we look at extreme weather on our planet and beyond 3pm et 12pm pt
Join us today with #NASAScience Live as we look at extreme weather on our planet and beyond!

🕖 3pm ET / 12pm PT
📺
#askNASA
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
balloons at weather balloons are released every single day at 7 am and 7 pm wallops is one of about 100 locati
BALLOONS: At @NASA_Wallops , weather balloons are released every single day at 7 am and 7 pm. Wallops is one of about 100 locations across the US that releases them at the same time.
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
GIF
earth nasa helped capture a unique look at hurricane maria through 3d modeling revealing processes that fueled
EARTH: NASA helped capture a unique look at Hurricane Maria through 3D modeling revealing processes that fueled the intensification to a category 5 storm within 24 hours.
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
GIF
mars could global dust storms have blown away the planets water by thrusting water into the upper atmosphere g
MARS: Could global dust storms have blown away the planet’s water? By thrusting water into the upper atmosphere, global dust storms may interfere with Mars’ water cycle, preventing H2O from condensing and falling back down to the surface.
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
neptune thanks to scientists suspect new storms crop up on neptune every four to six years
NEPTUNE: Thanks to @NASA_Hubble , scientists suspect new storms crop up on Neptune every four to six years
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
spacecraft arent just looking at storms on earth but all over the solar system here are a few memorable storms
Spacecraft aren’t just looking at storms on Earth🌎, but all over the solar system. Here are a few memorable storms Goddard scientists have studied over the years.
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
goddard s very own glenn jackson is one of s faces of technology his work allows us to communicate faster with
Goddard's very own Glenn Jackson is one of @NASA_Technology's "Faces of Technology"! ✨

His work allows us to communicate faster with lasers and telescopes, which means we can collect more science data and explore further into the universe.

The Most Relevant

NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
Logo
thanks we can always use more space
🌟 . * . 🌙
*
* . 🛰️ . ✨ *
. *
Thanks , we can
always use more space 🚀
. . .
. * 🌏 *
🌞
* ☄️
#280characters
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
new nasa research indicates that saturns iconic rings are not only younger than previously thought but are dis
New NASA research indicates that Saturn’s iconic rings are not only younger than previously thought, but are disappearing at an extremely fast pace, compared to Saturn’s age. via
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
sound up if your ears can hear what nasahubble sees it might sound something like this from systemsounds
SOUND UP! 🔊

If your ears can hear what @NASAHubble sees it might sound something like this from @system_sounds:
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
Logo
wherever your slice of the pi is we hope you enjoy
☄️ . * . 🥧
*
* . 🛰️ . ✨ *
. *
Wherever your slice of the pi🌎 is — we hope you enjoy #PiDay! 🥧
🌟 . * .☀️ 🌙
*
* . . ✨ *
. * 🚀 🌑
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
for the first time scientists saw a gamma ray burst caused by neutron stars colliding amp saw the gravity wave
For the first time, scientists saw a gamma-ray burst caused by neutron stars colliding & saw the gravity wave:
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
GIF
were just beginning to imagine the titanic forces involved when two galactic cores and their supermassive blac
We’re just beginning to imagine the titanic forces involved when two galactic cores and their supermassive black holes merge like in this simulation. Click to see reveal actual images of the process - within 10 million years of merger:
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
Logo
hubble reveals a stunning light show of vivid and massive auroras on jupiter read more
Hubble reveals a stunning light show of vivid and massive auroras on Jupiter. Read more:
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
a galaxy merger is a billion plus year process as two galaxies dance toward each other before finally joining
A galaxy merger is a billion-plus-year process as two galaxies dance toward each other before finally joining together. Simulations reveal that galaxies kick up plenty of gas and dust as they undergo this slow-motion train wreck. Via
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
the study of this rain has allowed scientists to estimate that saturns rings formed less than 100 million year
The study of this rain has allowed scientists to estimate that Saturn’s rings formed less than 100 million years ago and could completely disappear in less than 300 million years. Read more:
NASA Goddard
NASAGoddard
we asked and checked the space telescope concept can indeed fly on starship graphic used by permission
We asked and checked. The space #LUVOIRtelescope concept can indeed fly on Starship! (graphic used by permission)
Total(1) => 0.48865294456482 f_f_QM(2) => 0.05896520614624 indS(2) => 0.024976015090942 indM(2) => 0.032203912734985 indM_1(2) => 0.0020389556884766 indM_2(2) => 0.00072026252746582 indM_4(2) => 0.0023331642150879 indM_5(2) => 0.0037569999694824 indM_6(2) => 0.0011420249938965 indM_7(2) => 0.0030131340026855 indM_8(2) => 0.0010590553283691 indM_9(2) => 0.0090999603271484 indM_10(2) => 0.0087108612060547 f_f_pTL(2) => 0.42801690101624 f_f_dT(20) => 0.42775464057922