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2012-04-20 06:20:34

HOUSTON, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut Janet Kavandi will speak at Heber Springs High School on April 27 to acquaint students with NASA and encourage them to seek careers in math and science. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Kavandi will hold a question and answer session with students in grades 9-12 who have already expressed interest in pursuing careers in math and science. The discussion starts at 8:30 a.m. CDT in Room...

NASA Asks: Do You Have The Right Stuff?
2011-11-16 10:42:02

[ Watch The Video ] NASA is now accepting applications for the agency´s next class of its Astronaut Candidate Program. There´s only one problem: NASA no longer has a spaceship and is sending fewer astronauts into space at the moment. But that should not deter qualified individuals from signing up. Starting today, you can logon to USAJobs.gov and submit your application. Those selected will be among the first to pioneer a new generation of commercial space vehicles and travel...