Latest NASA Budget Stories

2011-05-06 14:46:00

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --NASA's Space Flight Awareness Program recently recognized three native Virginians - who work at the agency's headquarters in Washington - for their outstanding support of human space flight. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Michael Eaton of Portsmouth, the agency's property disposal manager at NASA Headquarters, was recognized for his innovative solutions to disposing the property of the shuttle program due to its...

2011-05-06 14:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Space Flight Awareness Program recently recognized Michael Showers of Marshall, Texas, lead for contractor-held property management at NASA Headquarters, for outstanding support of human space flight. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Showers trained financial property accountants on the appropriate mechanism to account and validate contract held property accounts.

2011-04-27 13:44:21

NASA will host a media briefing at 11 am EDT Thursday, April 28, at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to highlight the four companies selected for the second round of the agency's Commercial Crew Development (CCDev2) efforts.

2011-04-15 08:55:00

The 2011 spending bill passed by Congress has secured over $18 billion for NASA and spares it from making any cuts.

2011-04-06 08:35:39

By elevating its life and physical sciences research program, NASA could achieve the biological understanding and technical breakthroughs needed to allow humans to be sent deeper into space, including to Mars, says a new National Research Council report.

2011-03-01 15:00:00

NASA has announced program office assignments at three NASA field centers to align the president's fiscal year 2012 budget request and the NASA Authorization Act of 2010.

2011-02-17 00:00:46

As the U.S. House of Representatives votes this week on fiscal 2011 spending, World Vision calls on lawmakers to protect funding for life-saving and cost-effective development assistance programs.

2011-02-14 15:19:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by AIA President & CEO Marion C.

2011-02-14 13:58:19

NASA announced Monday a budget request for fiscal year 2012 that supports a reinvigorated path of innovation, technological development and scientific discovery.

2011-02-14 11:55:00

President Barack Obama restricted NASA expenses on Monday as he sent his 2012 budget blueprint to Congress calling for a five-year freeze on new spending at the US space agency.

Word of the Day
  • 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'.