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2011-08-08 12:06:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected 30 proposals for funding under the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts, or NIAC, program.

2011-06-30 11:52:00

SILICON VALLEY, Calif., June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Moon Express, Inc. today announced a successful flight test of a prototype lunar lander system being developed in partnership with NASA.

2011-05-17 13:41:00

PITTSBURGH, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Carnegie Mellon University's Silicon Valley campus, in conjunction with the California Fire Chiefs Association and the California Emergency Management Association, will host the second annual Disaster Management Initiative Workshop and Mobile Command Center Rally to showcase new technologies for improving mobile emergency communications May 22-23 in Mountain View, Calif.

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...

2011-04-05 14:14:00

NEW YORK, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Naveen Jain shared with colleagues at the annual Explorers Club Awards Dinner in New York that he is Co-Founder and Chairman of Moon Express, Inc., winner of a $10M NASA commercial lunar contract and a leading contender for the $30M Google Lunar X PRIZE.

2011-04-05 14:10:00

SILICON VALLEY, Calif., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Moon-Rush is on and Dr. Barney Pell, well known Silicon Valley entrepreneur and former NASA R&D Manager, has joined the race.

2010-11-22 17:10:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA is providing up to $20 million over the next five years to support a national program to inspire student interest in science, technology and mathematics with a focus on robotic technology.

2010-10-05 07:40:00

NASA's Kepler mission Science Operations Center software system was named winner of the 2010 NASA Software of the Year Award by the NASA Software Advisory Panel.

2010-09-17 08:22:51

NASA has announced the awards for the NASA Launch Services (NLS) II Contract.

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