NASA

NASA

@NASA

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Explore the universe and discover our home planet with @NASA. We usually post in EDT (UTC-4)

Joined on December 19, 2007
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We looked inside some of the tweets by @NASA and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

Time between tweets:
2 hours
Average replies
48
Average retweets
476
Average likes
2601
Tweets with photos
60 / 100
Tweets with videos
35 / 100
Tweets with links
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3. in country United States and category Society

4. in category Society

26. in country United States

NASA
13 hours ago
An astronaut aboard the @Space_Station snapped this image of the South Indian Ocean as the station flew 265 miles above the clouds. The off-world laboratory orbits the Earth about every 90 minutes & helps us prepare for deep space exploration. Gaze in awe: https://go.nasa.gov/2ULY2st 

An astronaut aboard the @Space_Station snapped this image of the South Indian Ocean as the station flew 265 miles above the clouds. The off-world laboratory orbits the Earth about every 90 minutes & helps us prepare for deep space exploration. Gaze in awe: https://go.nasa.gov/2ULY2st 

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NASA has been notified about the results of the @SpaceX Static Fire Test and the anomaly that occurred during the final test. We will work closely to ensure we safely move forward with our Commercial Crew Program.

NASA has been notified about the results of the @SpaceX Static Fire Test and the anomaly that occurred during the final test. We will work closely to ensure we safely move forward with our Commercial Crew Program.

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LIVE: FIRST Robotics Championship in Houston

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NASA
15 hours ago
Our magnificent planet is ready for its close-up 📸, & on #EarthDay, April 22, we’re calling on YOU! Help us celebrate by uploading a photo of your favorite natural features using #PictureEarth. Learn how your pictures could be featured in future projects: https://go.nasa.gov/2UKdzJ7 
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Our magnificent planet is ready for its close-up 📸, & on #EarthDay, April 22, we’re calling on YOU! Help us celebrate by uploading a photo of your favorite natural features using #PictureEarth. Learn how your pictures could be featured in future projects: https://go.nasa.gov/2UKdzJ7 

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18 hours ago
The @Space_Station is your orbiting laboratory, and the science being conducted there will help us push farther into deep space, while providing benefits back on Earth. Microgravity unlocks new worlds of discovery. Dive into the @ISS_Research: http://www.nasa.gov/iss-science  🔬🚀

The @Space_Station is your orbiting laboratory, and the science being conducted there will help us push farther into deep space, while providing benefits back on Earth. Microgravity unlocks new worlds of discovery. Dive into the @ISS_Research: http://www.nasa.gov/iss-science  🔬🚀

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20 hours ago
You’re looking at the next spacecraft to land on the Martian surface! 🔴Our #Mars2020 team is preparing this rover at @NASAJPL for its mission by checking connections between its hardware & the back shell that'll protect its atmospheric entry. Learn more: https://go.nasa.gov/2GsJ1ln 

You’re looking at the next spacecraft to land on the Martian surface! 🔴Our #Mars2020 team is preparing this rover at @NASAJPL for its mission by checking connections between its hardware & the back shell that'll protect its atmospheric entry. Learn more: https://go.nasa.gov/2GsJ1ln 

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a day ago
It's #NationalParkWeek! What do @NatlParkService parks look like from 250 miles above Earth? 👀 Take a peek at our gallery of images captured from the International @Space_Station to see these amazing places from across the country: https://go.nasa.gov/2UJ1Jix 
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It's #NationalParkWeek! What do @NatlParkService parks look like from 250 miles above Earth? 👀 Take a peek at our gallery of images captured from the International @Space_Station to see these amazing places from across the country: https://go.nasa.gov/2UJ1Jix 

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a day ago
Become a citizen scientist w/ your smartphone. Create your own cloud in a bottle. Share your favorite nature photos w/ #PictureEarth. Participate in these activities & more through public & global social media events this #EarthDay! See the full list here: https://go.nasa.gov/2UJsFyB 

Become a citizen scientist w/ your smartphone. Create your own cloud in a bottle. Share your favorite nature photos w/ #PictureEarth. Participate in these activities & more through public & global social media events this #EarthDay! See the full list here: https://go.nasa.gov/2UJsFyB 

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Special delivery! 

Our flying robotic “bees” arrived earlier today at the @Space_Station. If you haven’t heard about our Astrobee robots 🤖, here’s what all the buzz is about: http://go.nasa.gov/2GtCXdx 

Special delivery! Our flying robotic “bees” arrived earlier today at the @Space_Station. If you haven’t heard about our Astrobee robots 🤖, here’s what all the buzz is about: http://go.nasa.gov/2GtCXdx 

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NASA
2 days ago
👩‍🚀An expected record-setting flight for @Astro_Christina
🚀A new #Cygnus resupply mission to the @Space_Station
🔬A discovery of the universe’s first type of molecule 

All this & more on “This Week @ NASA”: https://go.nasa.gov/2UMVt9m 

👩‍🚀An expected record-setting flight for @Astro_Christina 🚀A new #Cygnus resupply mission to the @Space_Station 🔬A discovery of the universe’s first type of molecule All this & more on “This Week @ NASA”: https://go.nasa.gov/2UMVt9m 

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NASA
2 days ago
How does data from @NASAEarth satellites help tackle our country’s biggest challenges? 🌎 With innovative technology, groundbreaking insights and collaborative relationships! Learn how we explore #SpaceforUS: https://go.nasa.gov/2GnV3wk 

How does data from @NASAEarth satellites help tackle our country’s biggest challenges? 🌎 With innovative technology, groundbreaking insights and collaborative relationships! Learn how we explore #SpaceforUS: https://go.nasa.gov/2GnV3wk 

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2 days ago
From a cargo resupply spacecraft launching to the @Space_Station full of science + supplies...

...to a mission extension and launch dates for crew members on the orbiting lab.

Check out what happened on orbit this week in #SpaceToGround: https://youtu.be/pJXSxS8dA1s 

From a cargo resupply spacecraft launching to the @Space_Station full of science + supplies... ...to a mission extension and launch dates for crew members on the orbiting lab. Check out what happened on orbit this week in #SpaceToGround: https://youtu.be/pJXSxS8dA1s 

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2 days ago
LIVE NOW: @AstroDrewMorgan will fly to the @Space_Station on July 20, where he, @astro_luca and Cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov will take part in about 250 research investigations not possible on Earth. Hear their thoughts about the upcoming mission: https://go.nasa.gov/2GmGIjD 

LIVE NOW: @AstroDrewMorgan will fly to the @Space_Station on July 20, where he, @astro_luca and Cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov will take part in about 250 research investigations not possible on Earth. Hear their thoughts about the upcoming mission: https://go.nasa.gov/2GmGIjD 

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2 days ago
.@AstroDrewMorgan is scheduled for his first flight to the @Space_Station on July 20, our #Apollo50th anniversary! Hear how he & his crewmates @astro_luca & Alexander Skvortsov are feeling about the upcoming mission today 2pm ET. Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2ULgIsf 

.@AstroDrewMorgan is scheduled for his first flight to the @Space_Station on July 20, our #Apollo50th anniversary! Hear how he & his crewmates @astro_luca & Alexander Skvortsov are feeling about the upcoming mission today 2pm ET. Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2ULgIsf 

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2 days ago
The next @SpaceX #Dragon cargo spacecraft is now scheduled to launch at 4:22am ET on Tuesday, April 30 from Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida. Dragon will deliver science investigations + supplies to the astronauts aboard the orbiting laboratory. Info: https://go.nasa.gov/2Ghn7kE 

The next @SpaceX #Dragon cargo spacecraft is now scheduled to launch at 4:22am ET on Tuesday, April 30 from Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida. Dragon will deliver science investigations + supplies to the astronauts aboard the orbiting laboratory. Info: https://go.nasa.gov/2Ghn7kE 

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2 days ago
Tracking volcanic ash for safer aviation. Developing wildfire recovery efforts. Improving harvests during droughts. Our @NASAEarth satellites help tackle our country’s biggest challenges 🌎Explore our new interactive website, #SpaceforUS, to learn more: https://go.nasa.gov/2UKpF5c 

Tracking volcanic ash for safer aviation. Developing wildfire recovery efforts. Improving harvests during droughts. Our @NASAEarth satellites help tackle our country’s biggest challenges 🌎Explore our new interactive website, #SpaceforUS, to learn more: https://go.nasa.gov/2UKpF5c 

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2 days ago
After its capture, the @NorthropGrumman #Cygnus spacecraft was bolted into place on the @Space_Station’s Earth-facing port of the Unity module at 7:31am ET. It will remain at the station until July 23. Details: https://go.nasa.gov/2Gr67ZD 

After its capture, the @NorthropGrumman #Cygnus spacecraft was bolted into place on the @Space_Station’s Earth-facing port of the Unity module at 7:31am ET. It will remain at the station until July 23. Details: https://go.nasa.gov/2Gr67ZD 

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The @NorthropGrumman Cygnus cargo craft has been maneuvered to the Unity module for installation. Watch live now on @NASA TV. http://nasa.gov/live 

The @NorthropGrumman Cygnus cargo craft has been maneuvered to the Unity module for installation. Watch live now on @NASA TV. http://nasa.gov/live 

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NASA
2 days ago
LIVE NOW: Installation of @NorthropGrumman's #Cygnus 🛰️ to @Space_Station. What's on board? A life science instrument, experiments on aging & immune response, Astrobee 🐝 flying robots and supplies and fresh food 🍎 🥦 🍐 for the astronauts! Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2UM2RSo 

LIVE NOW: Installation of @NorthropGrumman's #Cygnus 🛰️ to @Space_Station. What's on board? A life science instrument, experiments on aging & immune response, Astrobee 🐝 flying robots and supplies and fresh food 🍎 🥦 🍐 for the astronauts! Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2UM2RSo 

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2 days ago
Next up on NASA TV: Live coverage of the @NorthropGrumman #Cygnus 🛰️ arrival at @Space_Station  returns at 7am ET. Ground controllers will remotely install the spacecraft to the station's Unity module, where it will stay until the end of July. Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2GoHc8Y 

Next up on NASA TV: Live coverage of the @NorthropGrumman #Cygnus 🛰️ arrival at @Space_Station returns at 7am ET. Ground controllers will remotely install the spacecraft to the station's Unity module, where it will stay until the end of July. Watch: https://go.nasa.gov/2GoHc8Y 

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