Provided by Jim Banke, NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate Temperatures are dropping, the leaves are falling, and the countdown is on to the busiest time of year for air travel around the nation. The industry association Airlines...
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Fans of author Homer Hickam [October Sky (movie) and Rocket Boys (book)] have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to launch rockets, enjoy a 1950’s concert with Bill Haley’s Comets, and meet
WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Media and the public are invited to attend two events Monday, Aug. 25 from 1-3 p.m.
Looking ahead to an exciting future, NASA is continuing to invest in concepts that may one day revolutionize how we live and work in space with the selection of five technology proposals for continued study under the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program.
Four astronauts splashed up from the depths of the Atlantic Ocean on July 29, bringing to a successful close the 18th NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) expedition.
WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How does living and working underwater for nine days help us explore space?
NASA has selected seven university-led proposals for the study of innovative, early stage technologies that address high priority needs for America's space program.
NASA has awarded a nine-year contract to Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies (SGT), Inc., Greenbelt, Maryland, to provide mission and flight crew operations support for the International Space Station and future human space exploration.
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...
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- The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
- The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
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