HD - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory

HD - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory


High-definition (HD) videos from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory feature the latest news on space and science findings from JPL and NASA. Topics include discoveries made by spacecraft studying planets in our solar system, including Mars, Saturn and our home planet, Earth. Missions also study stars and galaxies in our universe.


Radar Imagery of Asteroid 2014 JO25  

This movie of asteroid 2014 JO25 was generated using radar data collected by NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in California's Mojave Desert.

Ingredients for Life at Enceladus  

NASA's Cassini spacecraft discovered hydrogen in the plume of gas and icy particles spraying from Saturn's moon Enceladus.

Cassini's Grand Finale  

The final chapter in a remarkable mission of exploration and discovery, Cassini's Grand Finale is in many ways like a brand new mission.

What's Up - April 2017  

Jupiter is visible all night long, and the Lyrid meteors shower puts on a good show April 22 before dawn.

Exploring Ocean Worlds with Robots  

The search for life beyond Earth needs robots. But to explore distant ocean worlds like Europa, we'll need a new set of tools to drill through ice, reach faraway samples and cross difficult terrain.

15 Years of GRACE Earth Observations  

For 15 years, the GRACE mission has unlocked mysteries of how water moves around our planet.

What's Up - March 2017  

This month the moon hides red Aldebaran, Venus and Mercury show their phases.

A Treasure Trove of Planets Found  

Seven Earth-sized planets have been observed by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope around a tiny, nearby, ultra-cool dwarf star called TRAPPIST-1.

Enceladus: Mystery of the Icy Moon  

How Cassini's sleuthing revealed an active ocean world.

What's Up - February 2017  

This month watch bright Venus, Mars and Uranus, comets and Vesta, Plus the sunset glow of dust in our solar system.

Six Ways Opportunity is like a Teenager  

On January 24, 2017, Opportunity celebrates 13 years on Mars. On Earth, she's officially a teenager -- and behaving like one.

Titan Touchdown  

On Jan. 14, 2005, ESA's Huygens probe made its descent to the surface of Saturn's hazy moon, Titan.

What's Up - January 2017  

The moon, Venus, Mars and the Quadrantid Meteor shower ring in the new year!

Flight Over Occator  

This video shows a flyover of the intriguing crater named Occator on dwarf planet Ceres. Occator is home to Ceres' brightest area.

What's Up - December 2016  

See Mercury, Venus and Mars all month long and a New Year's Eve comet. With some luck, you may catch some Geminid and Ursid meteors, too.

Cassini's High-Flying, Ring-Grazing Orbits  

On Nov. 30, 2016, NASA's Cassini mission begins a daring set of ring-grazing orbits, skimming past the outside edge of Saturn's main rings.

Summer Clouds on Saturn's Moon Titan  

NASA's Cassini spacecraft watched clouds of methane moving across the far northern regions of Saturn's largest moon, Titan, on Oct. 29­­­­ and 30, 2016.

What's Up - November 2016  

This month, see Venus at sunset, Jupiter at dawn, an evening look at Saturn, plus meteors!

Corporal: America's First Guided Ballistic Missile  

In mid-1944, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory embarked on the "Corporal" program to develop a guided ballistic missile.

Explorer 1: America's First Satellite  

This footage from the U.S. Army's "The Big Picture" TV series recounts the tense days leading up to the successful launch of America's first satellite in 1958.

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