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Titan Aerial Daughtercraft
2014-06-05 16:20:44

NASA has selected 12 proposals for study under Phase I of the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program, which aims to turn science fiction into fact through pioneering technology development.

2014-06-04 16:20:55

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is seeking proposals from universities to advance the agency's plans for exploration to deep space and Mars.

LDSD Rocket-powered Test Vehicle
2014-06-02 16:20:30

NASA's flying saucer-shaped test vehicle is ready to take to the skies from the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii, for its first engineering shakeout flight.

Engineers Ready NASA's Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator
2014-05-22 03:31:24

A saucer-shaped vehicle designed to test interplanetary landing devices hangs on a tower in preparation for launch at the U.S. Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility in Kauai, Hawaii.

2014-05-22 12:22:02

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For Earth Day this year, NASA invited people around the world to step outside to take a "selfie" and share it with the world on social media.

2014-05-19 23:01:36

After US Federal Contractor Registration reported this past Friday that the federal government’s System for Award Management (SAM) database was down - they are happy to report it is officially

2014-05-19 08:21:54

CHANTILLY, Va., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoBase Publishers announces the availability of its Focus|NASA product, a unique and powerful tool exclusively supporting competitive intelligence and

Treasure Trove Of Scientific Experiments Returning From ISS On SpaceX Dragon Capsule Sunday
2014-05-16 14:19:16

On May 18, SpaceX’s Dragon capsule is scheduled to return to Earth, after spending a month docked with the International Space Station. The capsule was part of the space launch company’s third contracted supply mission to the station...

2014-05-16 12:21:29

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA mission priorities were explored by five winners of the 2014 International Space Apps Challenge, a worldwide "hackathon" to spark innovation

2014-05-15 16:20:41

WASHINGTON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA ranked high in the J.D. Power 2014 Social Media Benchmark Study: Government, released Thursday.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.