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NASA Selects University Finalists for Inflatable Loft Competition

Dc, 01/09/2010 - 06:00
NASA and the National Space Grant Foundation have selected university teams from Maryland, Oklahoma and Wisconsin as finalists in a competition to design, manufacture, assemble and test an inflatable loft.

NASA Accepting Applications For Aeronautics Scholarships

Dc, 01/09/2010 - 06:00
NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate is accepting scholarship applications for the 2011 academic year. The application deadline is Jan. 17, 2011.

NASA Sets Media Deadlines For Next Space Shuttle Flight

Dc, 01/09/2010 - 06:00
NASA has set media accreditation deadlines for the November space shuttle flight to the International Space Station.

NASA Ranked Fifth In Best Places To Work In The Federal Government

Dc, 01/09/2010 - 06:00
NASA has been ranked fifth in the Partnership for Public Service 2010 ratings for the "Best Places to Work in the Federal Government."

Future International Space Station Crew Holds News Conference

Dc, 01/09/2010 - 06:00
A multinational crew that will live and work on the International Space Station will hold a news conference at 1 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, Sept. 15, at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston.

Astronauts Linda Godwin and Scott Altman Leave NASA

Dm, 31/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA astronauts Linda Godwin and Scott Altman have announced plans to leave the agency.

NASA Extends Contract With United Space Alliance

Dm, 31/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA Extends Contract With United Space Alliance

NASA and ATK Successfully Test Five-Segment Solid Rocket Motor

Dm, 31/08/2010 - 06:00
With a loud roar and mighty column of flame, NASA and ATK Aerospace Systems successfully completed a two-minute, full-scale test of the largest and most powerful solid rocket motor designed for flight.

NASA Selects Two Firms for Experimental Space Vehicle Test Flights

Dll, 30/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA's Commercial Reusable Suborbital Research Program (CRuSR) has awarded a total of approximately $475,000 to Armadillo Aerospace of Rockwall, Texas and Masten Space Systems of Mojave, Calif.

NASA, Internet Archive And Flickr Launch Historic Image Collection

Dll, 30/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA, Internet Archive And Flickr Launch Historic Image Collection

U2 And NASA Create Video To Celebrate Collaboration

Dll, 30/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA and U2 released a commemorative video highlighting a year's worth of collaboration in space and on the Irish rock band's 360 Degree tour.

NASA TV Airs Interview Excerpts About Assistance To Trapped Miners In Chile

Dv, 27/08/2010 - 06:00
From 5:30-6 p.m. EDT, NASA Television will air excerpts of an interview with Dr. Michael Duncan, who is leading a NASA team to Chile. NASA has been asked by the Chilean government through the U.S. Department of State to provide technical advice that might assist the trapped miners at the San Jose gold and copper mine near Copiapo, Chile.

NASA TV Airs Interview With Twin Astronauts; Kelly Brothers Scheduled To Be In Space Together

Dv, 27/08/2010 - 06:00
Interview footage of two NASA astronauts scheduled next year to become the first twins to rendezvous in space is available on NASA Television and the agency's website.

NASA Receives Spirit Of Houston Award

Dv, 27/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden accepted the Spirit of Houston Award from the city's Mayor Annise Parker on Thursday.

NASA Awards Facility Operating Services Contract Award Term Period 1

Dj, 26/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA Awards Facility Operating Services Contract Award Term Period 1

NASA's Kepler Mission Discovers Two Planets Transiting Same Star

Dj, 26/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA's Kepler spacecraft has discovered the first confirmed planetary system with more than one planet crossing in front of, or transiting, the same star.

NASA Announces High School Competition for Future Engineers: Teams to Design Software for Small Satellites on the International Space Station

Dj, 26/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA is challenging high school teams to design software to program small satellites aboard the International Space Station.

"Avatar" Director And NASA Focus On Earth Science Exploration In Psa Campaign

Dm, 24/08/2010 - 06:00
James Cameron, director of the award-winning film "Avatar," is featured in a series of new NASA public service announcements that describe the many contributions of NASA's Earth science program to environmental awareness and exploration of our home planet.

Full-Scale NASA and ATK Solid Rocket Motor Test Set for Aug. 31

Dm, 24/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA and Alliant Techsystems Inc. (ATK) will conduct a full-scale test of a five-segment, first-stage solid rocket motor at 11:05 a.m. EDT, Tuesday, Aug. 31.

NASA To Announce Latest Findings By Kepler Spacecraft

Dll, 23/08/2010 - 06:00
NASA will hold a media teleconference Thursday, Aug. 26, at 1 p.m. EDT to discuss the Kepler spacecraft's latest discovery about an intriguing planetary system.