February 2, 2021 / Jet Propulsion Laboratory
NASA’s Psyche Mission Moves Forward, Passing Key Milestone
Now just a year and a half from launch, the mission to explore a metal-rich asteroid will soon begin assembling and testing the spacecraft.
January 21, 2021 / Kaxandra Nessi
ASU-led NASA Psyche mission capstone team wins smartphone app competition
An Arizona State University capstone team has designed and launched a new interactive NASA Psyche mission smartphone app to engage with the public.
July 7, 2020 / NASA
Building NASA’s Psyche: Design Done, Now Full Speed Ahead on Hardware
The mission to explore a metal-rich asteroid is pivoting from planning the details to building real pieces of the spacecraft puzzle. Psyche, the NASA mission to explore a metal-rock asteroid...
June 25, 2020 / Psyche Inspired
Application for Psyche Inspired Due August 12
The application for the 2020-2021 Psyche Inspired program is now available! The Psyche mission invites full-time, enrolled undergraduate students from universities and community colleges in the...
June 17, 2020 / Kaxandra Nessi
NASA Psyche Mission showcases virtual gallery for national student artists
The Psyche Mission team, led by Arizona State University, encountered an interesting challenge this spring, as college campuses closed around the country due to COVID-19. The mission’s Psyche...
February 28, 2020 / NASA
NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for the Psyche Mission
NASA has selected SpaceX of Hawthorne, California, to provide launch services for the agency’s Psyche mission.
January 21, 2020 / Karin Valentine
ASU-led NASA Psyche mission offers free online course on team building from leadership experts
While the spacecraft and instruments of the NASA Psyche Mission are being designed and built in preparation for launch to the Psyche asteroid in 2022, the mission management team at Arizona...
November 12, 2019 / NASA
On a Mission: The Prospects of Heavy Metal
Listen to Season 2, Episode 6 of NASA’s “On a Mission” podcast about “The Prospects of Heavy Metal.” Listen to the podcast
July 3, 2019 / Brooke Owen
NASA Psyche space mission arts program seeking undergraduates nationwide
The ASU-led NASA Psyche Mission is inviting undergraduate students from any university or community college in the U.S. and its territories to apply to become one of the space mission’s featured...
June 11, 2019 / NASA
NASA’s Psyche Mission Has a Metal World in Its Sights
Designed to explore a metal asteroid that could be the heart of a planet, the Psyche mission is readying for a 2022 launch. After extensive review, NASA Headquarters in Washington has approved...
May 7, 2019 / Karin Valentine
ASU-led NASA Psyche Mission invites the public to be ‘spacecrafty’
The ASU-led NASA Psyche Mission, a journey to a unique metal world, has been inspiring professional and amateur artists since the announcement of the mission’s selection by NASA in early 2017....
April 18, 2019 / Karin Valentine
ASU-led NASA Psyche Mission to offer free online courses to learn about space exploration
The NASA Psyche Mission is a journey to a unique metal world called Psyche, an asteroid orbiting the sun between Mars and Jupiter. The mission is currently in development and the spacecraft will...