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19 min ago | New Scientist
EVEN astronauts sometimes pretend they are in space. Over the past week, two simulated trips came to a close.
4 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review
Two new spaceborne Earth-observing instruments will help scientists better understand how global forests and ecosystems are affected by changes in climate and land use change.
4 hrs ago | Space.com
NASA will reveal the science instruments that will be aboard its next Mars rover on Thursday , and you can follow along live online.
8 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development
NASA technologists have hurdled a number of significant technological challenges in their quest to improve an already revolutionary observing technology originally created for the James Webb Space Telescope.
8 hrs ago | EETimes
"The space community doesn't think big enough," said Simon P. "Pete" Worden, the director of NASA's Ames Research Center in a keynote address.
8 hrs ago | SlashGear.com
NASA will take advantage of new tiny satellite technology, CubeSats, to test a new weather-monitoring technology that could help unlock the secrets of climate change, the space agency has announced.
12 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
NASA Associate Administrator for Space Technology Michael Gazarik will provide journalists with an overview, in addition to updating reporters on the agency's space technology portfolio.
14 hrs ago | ECNmag
NASA infrared satellite data revealed that Tropical Storm Halong is surrounded by strong thunderstorms and an eye appears to be developing.
15 hrs ago | Universe Today
The first astronaut who tweeted from space is leaving NASA, the agency announced yesterday.
15 hrs ago | Examiner.com
NASA announced on Monday that, using data collected over the years by the Cassini space probe now orbiting Saturn , it has identified 101 distinct geysers that are shooting up ice crystals and water vapor on Saturn's icy moon Enceladus .
16 hrs ago | SPACE.com
NASA must move quickly to research 3D printing aboard the International Space Station, which likely has just six to 10 years of operational life left, a new report urges.
NASA has awarded the Environmental Test and Integration Services II contract to Sierra Lobo, Inc of Fremont, Ohio.
But Todd Freestone wasn't satisfied with his aerial videos of the Interstate 565 interchange under construction at County Line Road -- which ALDOT says it on target for its May 2015 completion -- so the NASA electrical engineer used a couple of computer animation programs to make a YouTube video giving an easy-to-follow explanation how the $19.4 ... (more)
The Kennedy Space Center Up-Close Tour takes visitors inside the Vehicle Assembly Building , which is one of the largest buildings in the world and has been off limits to outsiders for more than 30 years.
If government takes a couple existing contracts and combines the work performed under them into a single $1.37 billion opportunity, is it deemed an entirely new contract? The company that landed the contract claims yes, butt the machinist union says no - arguing that a wage cut of its members is against the law.
The not-for-profit BoldlyGo Institute wants to put its ASTRO-1 telescope in orbit by the mid-2020s.
One question often asked by readers of Innovation the NASA Way is the obvious: "How can I bring the lessons learned from these chapters into my workplace? I don't work in a matrix-managed organization and I don't have limitless budgets at my dispos NASA, always innovative, has experienced two periods of extreme excellence with the quality and speed ... (more)
Plumes of water ice and vapor shoot up from the surface of Saturn's moon Enceladus in this two-image mosaic taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in November 2009.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:12 pm
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