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2015-05-04 16:21:39

WASHINGTON, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced Monday the selection of Dr. Eugene L.

NACA 100 years
2015-03-03 12:54:23

Today marks a special anniversary for the NASA family. It was 100 years ago, on March 3, 1915, when Congress created the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), the organization from which NASA was created in 1958.

nasa nissan
2015-01-09 09:19:08

NASA has announced that it will work on a five-year project with automakers Nissan, to develop and test zero-emission, autonomous cars that they hope will change the face of Earthly driving, as well as improving vehicles in space.

2014-11-13 20:26:49

GREENBELT, Md., Nov.

2014-11-10 16:21:42

Deal Part of Agency Effort to Reduce Costs, Surplus Property WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-08-09 23:00:16

Ticket Down announces that popular Australian boy band, 5 Seconds of Summer, will bring their 2014-2015 “Rock Out With Your Socks Out” Tour to the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View,

2014-07-30 12:21:03

Wyle has been named the prime contractor on the Fully Integrated Lifecycle Mission Support Services (FILMSS) contract awarded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.