Weather

WEATHER ON MARS: CHILLY WITH A CHANCE OF ‘DUST DEVILS’

If you’re planning a trip to Elysium Planitia on Mars, pack a sweater. Beginning today, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory will provide daily weather reports for Mars, courtesy of the red planet’s newest robotic resident, InSight. “The InSight lander is close to the Martian equator – just north of the equator – so it is experiencing […]

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER CLOSING IN ADVANCE OF HURRICANE MATTHEW

NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida closed at 1 p.m. EDT today, Wednesday, October 5, due to the approach of Hurricane Matthew. Across the spaceport, essential personnel prepared facilities for the storm’s arrival. Hurricane Matthew is expected to make its closest approach to the Cape Canaveral/Kennedy area overnight Thursday and into Friday morning, bringing with […]

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