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2014-06-20 11:21:56

NASA has bid farewell to two veteran astronauts who have retired after a combined 66 years of federal service.

2014-06-18 16:21:23

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has bid farewell to two veteran astronauts who have retired after a combined 66 years of federal service.

NASA Narrows Astronaut Candidates To Eight
2013-06-17 10:58:23

NASA has narrowed down its search for its 2013 Astronaut Candidate Class to just eight potential candidates from an initial list of 6,100.

2012-07-03 16:22:09

NASA astronaut Stephen Robinson has left the space agency.

ross
2012-01-27 09:17:03

Jerry Ross, the first person to launch into space seven times, has retired from NASA.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.