Johnson Space Center (@NASA_Johnson )

Johnson Space Center

Bio NASAs JSC is the lead center for the International Space Station and the Orion spacecraft, and the home of the Mission Control Center and NASA astronaut corps.
Location Houston, TX
Tweets 13,5K
Followers 1,2M
Following 149
Account created 23-06-2009 21:54:57
ID 50115087

Twitter Web App : We dig deep with Moon tools experts (pun intended), learning how we are preparing to explore our neighboring satellite during #Artemis missions on this week’s episode of “Houston, We Have a Podcast.” ⚒️🔧 go.nasa.gov/2PeZo9T

Twitter Web App : 50 years ago, in the summer of 1970, astronaut training continued as modifications were made to the launch dates and the capsules of Apollo 14 and 15. New updates to the spacecrafts would reflect recommendations from the Apollo 13 Review Board. Learn more: go.nasa.gov/2XeNkdf

Twitter Media Studio : Its been 2 months since Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley launched to the @space_station, and now, we’re only days away from welcoming them home with a currently scheduled splashdown on Aug. 2!

Get to know this dynamic duo through some banter captured before the mission. 🎬 Action!

  • Start Video

Twitter Web App : Space explorers need a food system, but there are challenges. In low-Earth orbit, providing food is easier than on long-duration exploration missions to the Moon or Mars. As we dare to explore, food and nutrition are critical elements we have to get right. bit.ly/3gcF0lG

TweetDeck : With the second burn and spacecraft separation, we can now officially say that NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover is on the path towards the Red Planet. #CountdownToMars

  • Start Video

Twitter Web App : 🚀 We have LIFTOFF to Mars! The ULA Atlas V takes flight with our NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover rover. The #CountdownToMars continues as Perseverance begins her 7-month journey to the Red Planet!

  • Start Video

Twitter Web App : In the future, a helicopter can serve as a scout for rovers and astronauts.

NASA JPLs Mimi Aung joins us to explain how the Mars Ingenuity Helicopter will serve as a flight demonstration for future missions. #CountdownToMars

  • Start Video

Twitter Web App : Dr. Mae Jemison I agree. I can’t wait to watch the first powered flight on another planetary body and, as a rotary-wing pilot, couldn’t be more thrilled that Ingenuity is a helicopter! Here’s a side-by-side with the helo I used to fly in the Marine Corps. #CountdownToMars twitter.com/maejemison/sta…

iPhone : Destination: Mars. 🚀

Watch live as the journey begins for NASAs Perseverance Mars Rover! When it lands on the Red Planet, the rover will search for indicators of past life and test technologies that help pave the way for our astronauts to put boot prints on the surface. #CountdownToMars twitter.com/nasa/status/12…

Twitter Media Studio : With the first crewed water landing in 45 years scheduled for August 2, Benji Reed of SpaceX reviews the re-entry steps through splashdown that Col. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will take aboard Crew Dragon Endeavour for the return of #LaunchAmerica.

  • Start Video

Twitter Media Studio : There are many considerations for a landing or splashdown, weather being one of them. NASA Commercial Crew Program Manager, Steve Stich, explains these constraints as we gear up for Col. Doug Hurley and Bob Behnkens return, currently scheduled for Aug. 2.
#LaunchAmerica

  • Start Video