james.grimmelmann at yale.edu
Fri Aug 6 14:43:31 EDT 2004
At 11:29 AM 8/6/2004, Sigmascape1 at cs.com wrote:
>Just curious. How are the images that NASA offers on their website
>licensed? My assumption is that everything is Public Domain, but wanted to
>know if anyone knew for sure.
Like all governmental works, they were never copyrighted in the first
place. (17 U.S.C. 105 says so explicitly.)
NASA has photo guidelines at
Basically, the photos can be freely used, but don't claim that NASA
endorses you or use their logos without permission.
More information about the cc-licenses