Author: Heather Goss

Heather Goss is the Departments Editor at Air & Space.

The Big Idea Challenge
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Revolutionary Aerospace Systems Concepts Academic Linkage (RASC-AL)
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The Optimus Prime Spinoff
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NASA Swarmathon
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Honeywell Fiesta Bowl Aerospace Challenge
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Spaceport America Cup
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Aviation Systems Engineering Company
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Kingdom Air Corps
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Walmart Corporate Aviation Experience
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Omni Air International
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International Council on Clean Transportation
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Universe Hubble’s Headlights for Voyager
Image: NASA, ESA, and G. Bacon (STScI). January 6th, 2017


Universe Nature’s Particle Accelerator
Image: X-ray: NASA/CXC/SAO/R. van Weeren et al; Optical: NAOJ/Subaru;. January 5th, 2017


Earth Earth’s Auto Temp Control
Image: NASA. December 14th, 2016


Universe Otherworldly Weather
Image: University of Warwick. December 12th, 2016


Planets Cassini Goes Ring Diving
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute. December 6th, 2016


Earth Your World in High Def
Image: DigitalGlobe / WorldView-4. December 2nd, 2016


Planets A New Camera at Mars
Image: ESA/Roscosmos/ExoMars/CaSSIS/UniBE. November 29th, 2016


Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
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The Ninety-Nines
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Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals
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Association for Women in Aviation Maintenance
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The G.I. Bill for U.S. Military Veterans
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Raytheon
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International Women Helicopter Pilots
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Astronaut Scholarship Foundation
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Commemorative Air Force
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Aero Club of New England
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University of North Dakota School of Aerospace Sciences
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Aircraft Electronics Association
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International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading
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Ball Aerospace
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Earth GOES is Up
Image: NASA. November 19th, 2016


Federal Aviation Administration
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The National Air and Space Museum
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National Space Biomedical Research Institute
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U.S. Air Force
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U.S. Navy
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Northrop Grumman
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Aviation Career Exploring
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The Boeing Company
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National Gay Pilots Association
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Women in Corporate Aviation
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Alaska Airmen Association
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Lightspeed Aviation Foundation
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Teens in Flight
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Air Traffic Control Association
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Aircraft Distributors and Manufacturers Association
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National Business Aviation Association
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Naval Helicopter Association
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Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame
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Women’s Transportation Seminar
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University Aviation Association
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Idaho Aviation Association
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Southern California Aviation Association
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Experimental Aircraft Association
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National Air Transportation Association
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Flying Musicians Association
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Aerosim Flight Academy Disciples of Flight
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The Order of Daedalians
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Crane Aerospace
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American Airlines
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Southwest Airlines
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United Airlines
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Hawaiian Airlines
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Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee
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American Helicopter Society International
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Planets New Moons for Uranus?
Image: NASA/Erich Karkoschka (Univ. Arizona). October 21st, 2016


Planets Mars in Ultraviolet
Image: NASA/MAVEN/University of Colorado. October 17th, 2016


Universe Cannonball Fire
Image: NASA, ESA, and A. Feild (STScI). October 6th, 2016


Planets More Evidence for Europa’s Water Plumes
Image: NASA/ESA/W. Sparks (STScI)/USGS Astrogeology Science Center. September 26th, 2016


Planets An Ocean Under Pluto’s Heart
Image: NASA/APL/SwRI. September 23rd, 2016


Planets Mars Was Wet More Recently Than Previously Thought
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU. September 15th, 2016


Planets What’s Pluto Emitting Now?
Image: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI. September 14th, 2016


Planets Hello Philae!
Image: Main image and lander inset: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA. Context: ESA/Rosetta/ NavCam – CC BY-SA IGO 3.0. September 6th, 2016


Planets Jupiter’s Hexagon
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS. September 2nd, 2016


Universe More Exoplanet Wonder
Image: ESO. August 24th, 2016


Earth Storm Chasers Ready
Image: NASA Earth Observatory. August 24th, 2016


Planets Titan’s Grand Canyons
Image: NASA JPL. August 10th, 2016


Universe Black Hole Team
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. July 28th, 2016


Sun Sun Set to Slow Boil
Image: MPS. The HMI data were used courtesy of NASA/SDO and the HMI science team and processed at the German Data Center for SDO (GDC-SDO), funded by the German Aerospace Center (DLR). July 13th, 2016


Planets A Jupiter Moonshot
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS. July 12th, 2016


Universe Neutron Blaster
Image: NASA, ESA. July 7th, 2016


Universe Black Hole Sponge
Image: NASA Goddard and NASA/CXC/SAO/E. Bulbul, et al. July 6th, 2016


Planets But Will it Bounce?
Image: ESA. June 30th, 2016


Planets Venus Stripped by Electric Wind
Image: NASA/Conceptual Image Lab. June 20th, 2016


Planets Slowly Bubbling Pluto
Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington. June 2nd, 2016


Universe The Universe is Pressing its Foot on the Gas
Image: X-ray: NASA/CXC/Rutgers/G.Cassam-Chenaï, J.Hughes et al.; Radio: NRAO/AUI/NSF/GBT/VLA/Dyer, Maddalena & Cornwell; Optical: Middlebury College/F.Winkler, NOAO/AURA/NSF/CTIO Schmidt & DSS. June 2nd, 2016


Earth Aura Sees All
Image: NASA. June 1st, 2016


Sun Confirmation: Our Sun is Normal
Image: NASA/SDO. May 17th, 2016


Universe Supernova in Motion
Image: X-ray: NASA/CXC/GSFC/B.Williams et al; Optical: DSS. May 12th, 2016


Planets The Ups and Downs of Mercury
Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington. May 6th, 2016


Planets Another Mars Mission Slips
Image: ESA. May 2nd, 2016


Earth First Satellite for the Philippines
Image: JAXA. April 27th, 2016


Universe Kepler Briefly Crippled
Image: NASA. April 11th, 2016


Universe Hailing Hitomi
Image: JAXA/Akihiro Ikeshita. March 27th, 2016


Planets A Decade in Mars Orbit
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona. March 10th, 2016


Universe Hubble Goes the Distance
Image: NASA, ESA, P. Oesch (Yale University), G. Brammer (STScI), P. van Dokkum (Yale University), and G. Illingworth (University of California, Santa Cruz). March 3rd, 2016


Universe Hitomi Ready to Let in the X-Rays
Image: JAXA/Akihiro Ikeshita. February 17th, 2016


Universe Going to Space for Gravitational Waves
Image: ESA/ATG medialab. February 16th, 2016


Planets Last Call for Comet Lander
Image: ESA. February 12th, 2016


Planets Lighter Rings, Lagging Spring
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute. February 1st, 2016


Planets Fly Over an Asteroid
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA. January 29th, 2016


Universe Swinging Back Around
Image: NASA, ESA, and A. Feild/A. Fox (STScI). January 28th, 2016


Universe A Galaxy Torn Apart
Image: Artist rendering: NRAO/AUI/NSF; Dana Berry / SkyWorks; ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO). January 15th, 2016


Universe Eta’s Not Alone Anymore
Image: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team. January 6th, 2016


Planets Stuck Chinese Moon Rover Sends Back Lunar Insight
Image: CNAS/CLEP. December 22nd, 2015


Universe China’s Dark Matter Search
Image: DAMPE. December 17th, 2015


Planets Closer to Explaining Ceres’ Spot
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA. December 9th, 2015


Earth One Instrument Tags Out
Image: JAXA. December 7th, 2015


Planets A Crumbly Fate for Phobos
Image: Tushar Mittal using Celestia 2001-2010, Celestia Development Team. November 23rd, 2015


Planets Update to the Pluto Wiki
Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute. November 20th, 2015


Earth The 400 ppm Line Approaches
Image: JAXA. November 16th, 2015


Universe Set Your Watch to This Black Hole
Image: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/CI Lab. November 13th, 2015


Universe The Twisting Magnetic Field of Interstellar Space
Image: NASA. October 29th, 2015


Universe A Black Hole’s Bursting Corona
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. October 27th, 2015


Earth EPIC Earth Views
Image: NASA/DSCOVR. October 19th, 2015


Sun Solar Blast Waves and Turbulent Wind
Image: NASA/STEREO A/MPS/AAS. October 13th, 2015


Planets Jupiter’s Rare Wave
Image: NASA/ESA/Goddard/UCBerkeley/JPL-Caltech/STScI. October 13th, 2015


Planets Charon’s Grand Canyon
Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute. October 1st, 2015


Planets The Future of Solar System Exploration
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. September 30th, 2015


Planets Ceres in Detail
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA. September 30th, 2015


Planets Water on Mars
Image: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona. September 28th, 2015


Universe New Eyes for India
Image: Indian Space Research Organization. September 28th, 2015


Planets A Global Ocean Wobble For Sure
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. September 15th, 2015


Planets New Pictures of Pluto
Image: NASA/JHU APL/SwRI. September 10th, 2015


Earth Losing the A in SMAP
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. September 2nd, 2015


Planets New Destination for New Horizons
Image: NASA/JHU APL/SwRI/Steve Gribben. August 28th, 2015


Sun Comet Hunting Record
Image: ESA/NASA/SOHO/SDO/GSFC. August 26th, 2015


Universe Using Kepler as a Stethoscope
Image: J.J. Hermes/Univ. of Warwick/NASA. August 26th, 2015


Universe The Tumultuous Milky Way
Image: ESA/XMM-Newton/G. Ponti et al.. August 20th, 2015


Earth Volcano Emergency
Image: JAXA. August 19th, 2015


Planets Last Look at Dione
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute. August 17th, 2015


Planets An Outburst from 67P as it Reaches Perihelion
Image: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA. August 11th, 2015


Planets Hazy Skies and Flowing Ice
Image: NASA/JHUAPL/SwRI. July 24th, 2015


Earth DSCOVR Finally Sees Earth
Image: NASA. July 20th, 2015


Sun The Nanoflare Hunt
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/GSFC/JAXA. July 8th, 2015


Planets A Sinking Explanation from Rosetta
Image: Vincent et al., Nature Publishing Group. July 1st, 2015


Earth Look Out, Earth Plants
Image: Copernicus/ESA. June 29th, 2015


Universe The Light Echoes Settle It
Image: NASA/CXC/U. Wisconsin/S. Heinz. June 23rd, 2015


Universe Earth 2.0?
Image: Artist’s concept comparing Earth and Kepler-452b: NASA/JPL-Caltech/T.Pyle. June 23rd, 2015


Planets Lave Still Flows on Venus
Image: ESA - AOES Medialab. June 18th, 2015


Planets Rise and Shine, Comet Lander
Image: ESA. June 14th, 2015


Universe Looking Across the Local Void
Image: Left: NASA, ESA, D. Calzetti (University of Massachusetts, USA) and H. Ford (Johns Hopkins University, USA). Right: ESA/Hubble and NASA. June 10th, 2015


Sun Al Gore’s Satellite Gets Into Position
Image: NASA/NOAA. June 8th, 2015


Planets LRO Goes Low
Image: LRO. June 5th, 2015


Planets Pluto’s Wobbly Moons
Image: NASA, ESA, M. Showalter (SETI Institute), and G. Bacon (STScI). June 3rd, 2015


Earth A Sudden Antarctic Ice Loss
Image: University of Bristol. May 22nd, 2015


Universe Supernova Smash
Image: Courtesy of Dan Kasen. May 20th, 2015


Earth Just How Tall Is It?
Image: JAXA. May 17th, 2015


Universe A Magnetar Mystery
Image: NASA/CXC/M.Weiss. May 14th, 2015


Planets New Horizons Close Enough for Family Portrait
Image: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute. May 12th, 2015


Planets Another Crater on Mercury
Image: NASA/MESSENGER. May 7th, 2015


Planets A Voyage to the Moon(s) for Cassini
Image: NASA/JPL/Space Science Institute. April 14th, 2015


Earth Mud Forecast
Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech. March 27th, 2015