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NASA Space Launch System Could Make Exploration Of The Outer Solar System Possible
2014-01-15 13:50:08

When it comes to scientific probes exploring the far reaches of our solar system, the rules could be changing.

2014-01-15 08:28:46

DirectTrust/EHNAC accreditations certify adherence to data processing standards and compliance with security infrastructure, integrity and trusted identity requirements FISHKILL, N.Y.,

2014-01-10 20:20:04

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Sen.

To Improve Rocket Designs NASA Engineers Will Crush Giant Fuel Tank
2013-12-09 12:24:33

During a series of tests from Dec. 9-13 at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., engineers will apply nearly a million pounds of force to the top of an empty but pressurized rocket fuel tank.

New Rocket Engine Test-fired By NASA's Commercial Crew Partner Blue Origin
2013-12-04 08:31:40

NASA commercial crew partner Blue Origin of Kent, Wash., announced it has tested a new, hydrogen- and oxygen-fueled engine designed to lift the company's crewed Space Vehicle on future missions out of Earth's atmosphere.

Orion's LAS Tower Complete In Preparation For First Mission
2013-12-03 12:17:08

NASA engineers and contractors have successfully completed the Orion Launch Abort System (LAS) tower, marking a milestone that puts NASA one step closer to sending Orion 3,600 miles into space on the uncrewed Exploration Flight Test-1 (EFT-1) mission, scheduled to launch in September 2014.

New Step Brings NASA Closer To Launching Astronauts Again
2013-11-20 14:42:21

The US space agency is asking companies to complete development of crew transportation systems that meet NASA certification requirements and to begin conducting crewed flights to the International Space Station.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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