Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA looks to commercialize Near Space through private sector services


The new capabilities sought would benefit NASA and spaceflight companies' missions within 2 million kilometers of Earth.

NASA awards $1.8B contract for near-earth mission technical assistance


NASA awarded a $1.8 billion contract for technical assistance in near-earth missions.

NASA Goddard struggles bringing tech to the commercial world, audit finds


While the space agency overall has improved its practices overall, the Goddard Space Flight Center lags behind.

How virtual reality could change the way NASA does science


Lab manager Tom Grubb sees applications for the technologies at every stage of a mission — from planning through to final data analysis.