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WASHINGTON, May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, Vanderbilt University of Nashville, Tennessee has been named the winning team in the NASA Student Launch challenge,
United States’ space agency to provide Mars focused skills workshops and exhibit stations at Destination Imagination season ending event CHERRY HILL, N.J.
WASHINGTON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Building on more than a decade of data from International Space Station (ISS) research, NASA is expanding its materials science research by
WASHINGTON, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The annual NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge will take place April 17-18 at the U.S.
NASA has always been cool. But did you know they were THIS cool? They are hosting their 15th annual Student Rocket Launch this weekend, and it's going to be a blast!
Engineers at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, unboxed some special cargo from the International Space Station on April 6: the first items manufactured in space with a 3-D printer.
WASHINGTON, April 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 30 high school, college and university teams will launch student-built rockets during the 15th annual NASA Student Launch event
WASHINGTON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 100 high school and college teams from around the world will race against each other during NASA's Human Exploration Rover Challenge
Last week, redOrbit was afforded the (insane) opportunity to tour NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. So, understanding you don't get many opportunities like this, we brought along our videographer who captured the entire thing. We'll be rolling out the footage over the next few weeks.
MORGAN CITY, La., Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Conrad Industries, Inc.
Owen Garriott is a former United States Navy officer and NASA astronaut. He was born Owen Kay Garriott on November 22, 1930 in Enid, Oklahoma. In 1948 he graduated from Enid High School and then went on to attend the University of Oklahoma, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering in 1953. He subsequently joined the United States Navy and worked his way to the role of officer. However, just three years later Garriott decided to leave the Navy to pursue a higher...
Wernher von Braun (March 23, 1912 - June 16, 1977) was one of the leading figures in the development of rocket technology in Germany and the United States. His work on the Nazi rocket program made him a controversial figure. The controversy was captured in a song by satirist Tom Lehrer, who described him as "A man whose allegiance is ruled by expedience". He was born on in Wirsitz, Posen, Germany and his mother gave him a telescope upon his Lutheran confirmation. His interest in astronomy...
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.