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We continue NASA’s legacy of excellence through an unprecedented array of missions—from laying the foundation to expand our human presence in deep space to developing cutting-edge technologies to studying Earth’s system. We tackle each adventure with curiosity and innovation to leave an enduring impact on the world and humanity.

Explore the Extraordinary: Align your talents with your passion and find out why NASA consistently is named a best place to work in the federal government. At NASA, you’ll have an opportunity to work on unique and challenging projects that truly make an impact on humanity. Learn more about the extraordinary things our team accomplishes on an everyday basis. Are you ready to explore the extraordinary?


Student Researcher

June 2021 - August 2021 Palmdale, CA
“Accessible mentors/advisors, exciting and engaging research, hands on element, dramatic improvement in coding skills”

Pathways intern

May 2021 - August 2021 Huntsville, AL
“Helped with lunar habitat research. It felt great being apart of an actual project and not just busy work.”
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Questions & Answers

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