About & Pics

Description

Come explore with NASA and discover the latest images, videos, mission information, news, feature stories, tweets, NASA TV and featured content with the NASA app.

Features:
• View over 17,000 images (and growing everyday)
• Watch live NASA TV
• Read all the latest news & feature stories
• Watch thousands of on-demand NASA Videos from around the agency, including 360° and 4K videos
• Discover the latest NASA mission information
• View upcoming sighting opportunities (visible passes for the ISS) and get notifications before they happen
• Get the latest launch information
• Display ISS and Earth orbiting satellite trackers
• Live streaming video from the High Definition Earth Viewing (HDEV) experiment on the ISS
• Listen to Third Rock internet streaming radio
• Rate images and also check out which ones make the top rated list
• Select your own favorite images or missions and get quick access to them
• Save images to your device and use them as wallpaper for your lock or home screen
• Explore the featured content section and learn more about the solar system and beyond
• Earth as Art image collection and interactive map
• Get the latest tweets from around the agency
• Easily share everything with your friends on social media

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

NASA screenshot 1NASA screenshot 2NASA screenshot 3NASA screenshot 4NASA screenshot 5NASA screenshot 6NASA screenshot 7NASA screenshot 8

Version History

Launched Oct 23, 2009 (about 9 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Oct 20
2018
(Current)
Version 4.0.9

Minor enhancements, performance improvements and bug fixes

Sep 29
2018
Version 4.0.8

•New tabs in the video section for 360° and 4K videos
•Bug fixes and performance improvements

Sep 13
2018
Version 4.0.7

- Expanded and enhanced solar system and beyond feature. Learn about our solar system, sun, the planets, moons, comets, meteors, asteroids and much more!

Jul 26
2018
Version 4.0.6

-Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jun 30
2018
Version 4.0.5

- Fixed issues with playing audio podcasts and Third Rock Radio while the app is minimized or when the screen is locked.

Mar 08
2018
Version 4.0.4

- Fixed issues with playing audio podcasts and Third Rock Radio while the app is minimized or when the screen is locked.

Feb 20
2018
Version 4.0.3

- Added podcasts to the TV and Audio section.
- Added Featured NASA Centers and Facilities to the Featured section.
- Added event notifications for significant events.
- Added iOS 11 compatibility and support.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jan 28
2017
Version 4.0.2

- Minor bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 19
2016
Version 4.0.1

4.0.1 - Squashed some bugs
4.0 -
· The NASA app you know and love, now with a new look and feel!
· Widget: Get a quick update on the latest images, news, events, and ISS sighting opportunities right from your home and lock screen!
· 3D: New 3D models for mission tracking and solar system objects
· 3D Touch: Use 3D Touch on the NASA app icon from the home screen for a quick shortcut to the latest images, feature story and NASA TV. (iPhone 6s and above)

Dec 12
2016
Version 4.0

· iOS 10: The NASA app you know and love, now with a new look and feel!
· Widget: Get a quick update on the latest images, news, events, and ISS sighting opportunities right from your home and lock screen!
· 3D: New 3D models for mission tracking and solar system objects
· 3D Touch: Use 3D Touch on the NASA app icon from the home screen for a quick shortcut to the latest images, feature story and NASA TV. (iPhone 6s and above)

Apr 19
2016
Version 3.23

- Added support for streaming content to Apple TV, Chromecast and Fire TV devices.
- Implemented various bug fixes and enhancements.

Aug 04
2015
Version 3.22

- Fix for Third Rock Radio
- Minor bug fixes & stability improvements

Feb 25
2015
Version 3.21

- Various minor fixes and improvements
- If you're experiencing any problems and need technical support for the NASA App: Please email us at: arc-dl-iphone@mail.nasa.gov
- And please feel free to leave praise in a review!

Feb 07
2015
Version 3.20

- Added Earth as Art image collection and interactive map to the featured section
- Added ISS tracking map to the HDEV video stream in the TV & Radio section
- Added potential visible passes for other missions (Fermi, Hinode, Hubble...) in the sighting opportunities section
- Added ability to manually input location and not use location services for sighting opportunities

Dec 27
2014
Version 3.19

- Added ability to manually enter a location instead of having to use location services for ISS visible passes and notifications
- Minor bug fixes and enhancements

Oct 10
2014
Version 3.18

- Tune-up for iOS 8
- iPhone 6 and 6 Plus improved layouts
- Added live video from the ISS HD Earth Viewing Experiment (HDEV)

Sep 04
2014
Version 3.17

3.17
- Bug fixes and stabilization
3.16
- Rate photos and videos, then check out which ones make the Top Rated list
- Improved image and news results in the missions section
- Minor bug fixes and design enhancements

Aug 30
2014
Version 3.16

- Added user ratings for images and videos
- Improved image and news results in the missions section
- Minor bug fixes and design enhancements

Apr 24
2014
Version 3.15

- Multiple iOS 7 enhancements and fixes
- Previews of images in the Twitter timeline
- New interfaces for the video, NASA TV and Third Rock Radio sections of the app on iPhone and iPod Touch

Sep 09
2013
Version 3.14

• Squashed some minor bugs

Jul 22
2013
Version 3.13

- Update to new NASA TV Stream
- Fixes for News and Features
- Various UI updates

Apr 22
2013
Version 3.12

- Fixes for sighting opportunities
- Location services fixes

Apr 01
2013
Version 3.11

- Fixes for searching
- Fixes for Mission tweets section
- Resolved issue with loading Program items
- Checks added when network not connected

Mar 13
2013
Version 3.1

- Minor bug fixes and other improvements
What's New in Version 3.0:
- Redesigned as a universal app (iPhone/iPod touch and now iPad)
- iPad version completely redesigned with new look and feel to match the iPhone/iPod touch version
- New global search function from the home screen
- Enhanced view for missions
- New split screen view for videos on iPad
- Easier to use feeds menu, with one touch selection
- Solar System and beyond section now on iPhone and moved to the featured section on iPad
- Improved image browser, captions and handling of high resolution formats

Mar 06
2013
Version 3.0

- Redesigned as a universal app (iPhone/iPod touch and now iPad).
- iPad version is completely redesigned with new look and feel to match the iPhone/iPod touch version.
- New global search function from the home screen
- Enhanced view for missions that allows better interaction and accessibility to everything related to that mission.
- New split screen view for videos on iPad
- Easier to use feeds menu, with one touch selection
- Solar System and beyond section now on iPhone and moved to the featured section on iPad.
- Improved image browser, captions and handling of high resolution formats

Nov 13
2012
Version 2.2

- Fix for name in retweet
- Feeds issues resolved

2.1 Changes:
- Visible pass notifications
- iOS 6 fixes
- iPhone 5 display support

Oct 30
2012
Version 2.1

- Visible pass notifications
- iOS 6 fixes
- iPhone 5 display support

May 21
2012
Version 2.0

- Completely new interface
- News & feature stories section
- Featured content section
- Programs section
- New image browser
- Ability to favorite items and bookmark images
- "Feeds" button menu for filtering sections and long press feature to get info on selected feed
- Printing support

Jan 09
2012
Version 1.44

- Added News and Features to Mission Detail View
- Added Third Rock Radio player
- Added rudimentary "parental control" password-protected feature to restrict access to external links (must be set in the Settings popover)
- Added Launch Services Program Updates
- Fixed new asset identification in videos and tweets views

Nov 19
2011
Version 1.43

- Countdown clock fix

Oct 18
2011
Version 1.42

-Thumb resizing issue on older device/os fixed

Oct 11
2011
Version 1.41

- Launch Services Program added
- iOS 5 fixes

Jun 06
2011
Version 1.40

- Video rotation fixes
- Facebook Connect fixes

May 23
2011
Version 1.39

- Twitter client updated
- NASATV schedule fixes
- Various bug fixes

Apr 25
2011
Version 1.38

-Fix for playing first two NASA TV streams on certain devices

Previous 3 versions
16

Total Ratings

5
7
4
4
3
0
2
2
1
3
43K

Total Ratings

5
17K
4
7.7K
3
8.5K
2
4.3K
1
5.3K