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2013-11-25 15:09:37

Businesses and individuals interested in using NASA research to develop new technologies and products now have access to an online tool to make the process of licensing easier.

2013-11-18 10:29:16

NASA is looking for visionary concepts that have the potential to enable new missions or significantly improve current approaches to achieve aerospace objectives.

2013-11-13 10:30:00

NASA has rescheduled its Asteroid Synthesis Workshop, a public forum to examine and synthesize 96 of the ideas submitted to a Request for Information (RFI) about the agency's asteroid initiative.

Eye Structure Begins To Change After Thirteen Days In Space
2013-10-24 15:06:44

Scientists say that spending just 13 days in orbit could cause some changes in eye structure, according to a recently published study in the journal Gravitational and Space Research.

After A Long Two-Week Shutdown, NASA Is Back In Business
2013-10-22 11:32:59

NASA has finally reopened its doors after being closed up for a few weeks due to the government shutdown. The US space agency said that while it was waiting for the conflicts in Washington to be resolved, a few of its on-going missions achieved significant milestones.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.