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NASA Introduces The Next Generation Of Astronauts
2013-08-20 14:56:21

The next generation of NASA astronauts were announced on Tuesday, welcomed to the space agency by Administrator Charles Bolden. These astronauts may be the next set of space goers to fulfill the first ever missions to asteroids and Mars.

Impact Of Deep Space Atomic Clock Project Highlighted By 'Sammy the Second'
2013-08-19 07:47:12

A new video from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., uses an engaging animated character named "Sammy the Second" to explore the value and potential impact of the innovative Deep Space Atomic Clock project -- a NASA Technology Demonstration Mission to revolutionize deep-space navigation.

Future Of Aviation For NASA Relies On New Key Strategies
2013-08-14 14:49:30

NASA announced today that it is refocusing its aviation research programs with an eye toward increasing efficiency and safety while reducing costs and the industry’s impact on the environment.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.