Space News Archive - February 10, 2011
Astronaut musician Catherine Coleman played a few songs on her flute onboard the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday for TV and radio interviewers.
In communities all across the US, travelers that went to the moon and back with the Apollo 14 mission are living out their quiet lives.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Glory mission is scheduled to launch Wednesday, Feb. 23, from Space Launch Complex 576-E at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Liftoff is targeted for 5:09 a.m. EST (2:09 a.m.
Stars at all stages of development, from dusty little tots to young adults, are on display in a new image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has presented the agency's Quality and Safety Achievement Recognition, or QASAR, award for 2010 to Wayne Frazier of Stafford, Va.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA presented its premier honor for quality and performance, the George M.
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.