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Lunar Missions Of The Future Could Refuel In Space
2014-03-05 13:20:32

MIT scientists have come up with a concept to create gas stations in space in order to help fuel future lunar missions.

nasa budget
2014-03-05 04:11:11

The White House has proposed a $17.5 billion budget for NASA that includes $848 million for the development of commercial vehicles to ferry American astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS).

2014-03-04 12:20:26

TROY, Mich., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair today announced that an eminent group of industry leaders will serve as judges

2014-02-19 23:29:45

As Interoperability Moves Beyond HIEs, Updox Takes Lead to Extend Direct Messaging for More Than Just Meaningful Use Dublin, Ohio (PRWEB) February 19, 2014

2014-02-19 12:21:11

Director positions established to support growth BURLINGAME, Calif., Feb.

Orion Underway Recovery Testing Begins
2014-02-19 09:06:37

About a hundred miles off the coast of San Diego, in the Pacific Ocean, a U.S. Navy ship’s well deck filled with water as underway recovery operations began Feb. 18 on a test version of NASA's Orion crew module to prepare for its first mission, Exploration Flight Test-1, in September.

DARPA Unveils Unmanned Drones To Assist War Zone Troops
2014-02-13 06:59:58

The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) unveiled Tuesday an update on its initiative to equip the US military with unmanned, modular drones that would conduct supply runs, reconnaissance and rescue missions.

3D Printing Technology Now In The Hands Of NASA Engineers
2014-02-06 12:18:25

NASA is getting on board with the quickly growing 3D industry, saying it offers a compelling alternative to manufacturing. The space agency said on Wednesday that it has launched a number of formal programs to prototype new tools for future missions using this new manufacturing technique.

Orion Service Module
2014-01-23 09:50:15

NASA has announced that the second of three major parts of the Orion Service Module that will launch into orbit on the spacecraft's first mission this fall is complete.


Word of the Day
zill
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".
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