Latest NASA Edge Stories

2011-07-28 13:55:00

HAMPTON, Va., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This month NASA's Langley Research Center celebrates the 25th anniversary of its longest running internship program, the Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars (LARSS) program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The program began with a class of 20 students and has grown to more than 4,500 competitively selected high school, undergraduate and graduate students from 48 states and U.S.

2011-07-01 11:16:00

HAMPTON, Va., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team from NASA's Langley Research Center is excited to be returning to Summer Motion in Ashland, Ky.

2011-06-21 16:03:00

HAMPTON, Va., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va., will demonstrate a novel manufacturing technique called Electron Beam Freeform Fabrication, or EBF3, when NASA's Deputy Administrator Lori Garver and Chief Technologist Bobby Braun visit the center Wednesday, June 22. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Garver also will speak at a 2 p.m.

2011-06-07 13:49:00

HAMPTON, Va., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A NASA TV program that shows how NASA technology contributes to our daily lives is up for a national Emmy award for TV editing. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Mike Bibbo, the lone editor of "NASA 360," faces some stiff competition in the "Outstanding Achievement in Single Camera Editing" category of the Daytime Emmy Awards, going up against teams of editors of three Public Broadcasting System programs. Bibbo,...

2011-05-11 16:50:00

HAMPTON, Va., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For outstanding support of human space flight, NASA's Space Flight Awareness program recently recognized Norman Knight, an ATK Space Systems, Inc., employee at NASA's Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Originally from Cumberland, Md., Knight provided technical leadership, expertise, and achievements in the understanding and risk assessment of the stringer cracking in the...

2011-04-19 14:40:00

NASA and producer and recording artist Pharrell Williams will host an education event on Saturday, April 23, at Williams Farms Park in Virginia Beach, Va.

2011-03-25 14:18:34

An award-winning NASA-produced television program, "NASA 360," is available at the online video service Hulu.

2011-03-15 11:36:00

HAMPTON, Va., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's space race officially began 50 years ago with the launch of Russian Yuri Gagarin.

2010-12-22 13:57:28

The 2010 edition of NASA's annual Spinoff publication is now available online, highlighting new innovations and notable examples of NASA technology improving everyday life on our home planet.

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