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2011-05-26 11:58:00

HAMPTON, Va., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Langley Research Center will outfit the Space Exploration House featured at the Tidewater Builders Association's Spring Homearama in Virginia Beach, May 28 - June 12. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The house, located in the Eagle's Nest community, will highlight more than 20 commercial products that incorporate NASA developed technologies into their design or manufacture.

2011-04-27 16:17:00

GREENBELT, Md., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Germantown, Md., student was chosen as one of the winners of the 2010 NASA OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Award.

2011-04-27 16:15:00

ORLANDO, Fla., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Four Orlando students were chosen as winners of the 2010 NASA OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Award.

2011-04-15 15:40:00

HOUSTON, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A rotating device developed by NASA inventors to grow better living tissue specimens was inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame Thursday, April 14.

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2011-03-24 06:10:00

A NASA technology originally developed for plant growth experiments on space shuttle missions has successfully reduced the painful side effects resulting from chemotherapy and radiation treatment in bone marrow and stem cell transplant patients.

2011-03-04 11:08:00

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2011 -- NASA has announced the winners of the 2010 NASA OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Award.

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2011-01-19 13:52:05

NASA has opened online voting for the agency's OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Award student video contest.

2011-01-19 10:52:00

GREENBELT, Md., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --NASA has opened online voting for the agency's OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Award student video contest.

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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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