This 1944 view of Saturn as seen from its largest moon, Titan, is one of Chesley Bonestell’s most famous paintings. The artist used his knowledge of astronomy to depict the ringed planet at the correct angular size for Titan’s orbital distance. (Credit: Courtesy Bonestell LLC.) Over the last half century, […]

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Thursday’s announcement of the intended nomination by President Donald Trump of James Morhard to serve as the agency’s deputy administrator: “Today, the President announced his intent to nominate James Morhard as Deputy Administrator of NASA. “Morhard is the United States Senate Deputy Sergeant […]