Latest Jose Hernandez Stories

2014-08-20 16:20:36

Astronaut Jose Hernandez reminds parents how today's choices last forever SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although parents don't always realize it, the advice they give and the nutritional choices they make can have a life-long effect on their children. This parental influence is the motivation behind the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB)'s new campaign launching today. The new ads by the creator of got milk? and toma leche remind parents how choosing milk...

2014-06-11 16:25:01

New Programming Schedule to Cover of All Tournament Activities with Live In-studio and On-Site Coverage Based out of the Network's New Copacabana Studios MIAMI, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- beIN SPORTS has announced unprecedented English and Spanish language programming surrounding the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup. Viewers can tune into an exciting format that combines two of the network's original studio shows, "The Express Xtra" and "The Locker Room" on both beIN SPORTS and beIN...

2011-05-20 10:17:00

RALEIGH, N.C., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Students and visitors at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences this weekend will get the full "NASA Experience" complete with a life-size replica of a Mars Rover and a visit by former astronaut Jose Hernandez. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) This year's event is being held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 21; and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 22. NASA Langley Research Center has...

2011-03-21 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating its 20th anniversary, The Mariachi Heritage Society and Director Jose Hernandez welcome Mattel, Inc. as the title sponsor for this year's event, Viva El Mariachi. Live performances by Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, Latin Grammy-nominated songstress Shaila Durcal and a showcase featuring students from their mariachi program, will highlight the evening's festivities. The annual concert and its...

2011-01-14 14:55:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a decade working in various roles, astronaut Jose Hernandez has left NASA for a position in the aerospace industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) "Jose's talent and dedication have contributed greatly to the agency, and he is an inspiration to many," said Peggy Whitson, chief of the Astronaut Office at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston. "We wish him all the best with this new phase of his...

2009-10-03 07:00:00

The first astronaut to tweet from space has passed another social media milestone. NASA's Mike Massimino, known as @Astro_Mike on Twitter, now shares his daily experiences with more than a million followers on the micro-blogging service. Massimino flew in May aboard the final space shuttle mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope. He began a Twitter account about a month before his launch, provided updates throughout his time in orbit and continues to tweet about his post-flight...

2009-08-10 13:30:08

NASA's next space shuttle mission will carry two California- born astronauts into orbit. Veteran space flier Rick Sturckow, from Lakeside, Calif., will command shuttle Discovery's mission to the International Space Station. Jose Hernandez, who considers Stockton, Calif., his hometown, will make his first trip to space. Discovery, with its crew of seven astronauts, is targeted to launch at 1:36 a.m. EDT Aug. 25 from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. To cover the launch on-site, U.S....

2009-07-31 15:25:00

NASA's next space shuttle crew will answer questions submitted by YouTube users in both English and Spanish during the upcoming mission to the International Space Station. The crew is targeted to launch on the STS-128 mission in late August, Questions may be submitted starting today at: http://www.youtube.com/user/ReelNASA Several questions will be selected to be answered live from orbit by the crew during a special event that will be broadcast on NASA Television. STS-128 astronaut Jose...

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