Nadia Drake's Articles
- News in BriefA collection of reports from the 28th General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union, Beijing.
- NewsThe Kepler spacecraft catches two exoplanets around a binary star system, with one planet in the habitable zone.
- NewsAstronomers offer explanations for source of light around object with an unusual yearly behavior.
- On the SceneNewfound oddities challenge researchers’ imaginations.
- NewsStars form at an impressive rate thanks to a snoozing black hole at the center of the massive object.
- NewsA glitch does not threaten the spacecraft’s survival, but it will delay an upcoming visit to the dwarf planet Ceres.
- NewsAfter a safe landing, NASA’s Curiosity begins transmitting images back to Earth.
- NewsLowered by sky crane onto the surface, NASA rover prepares to look for signs that life could have evolved on the Red Planet.
- On the SceneNadia Drake speaks with the lab head days before the Mars Science Laboratory’s scheduled landing.
- On the SceneOn the eve of Curiosity’s planned Martian landing, Science News astronomy reporter Nadia Drake checks out JPL’s space central.