Latest Pete Worden Stories

2011-07-02 07:10:00

NASA is inviting reporters and the public to join agency leaders, technologists and innovators from a variety of fields at TEDxNASA@SiliconValley 2011 on Aug 17.

2011-05-25 19:30:00

NASA and Hawaii have agreed to collaborate on a wide range of activities to promote America's human and robotic exploration of space.

2011-05-06 14:45:00

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Space Flight Awareness Program recently recognized Christine Williams of Elmont, N.Y., director for Systems Engineering Leadership at NASA Headquarters, for outstanding support of human space flight. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Williams was recognized for contributing beyond her normal work requirements in an ongoing pursuit to bring insight and innovative thinking to NASA's leadership programs and to...

2011-04-15 00:00:29

Evening to include a special presentation by Dr. Pete Worden, Center Director NASA Ames Research Center Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 14, 2011 Twelve winning writers and twelve illustrators from around the globe will be honored during the 27th Annual L.

2011-04-07 08:57:20

Nobel Prize winner Dr. Baruch "Barry" Blumberg, who served as the first director of the NASA Astrobiology Institute at NASA's Ames Research Center, died of an apparent heart attack while attending a conference at Ames on Tuesday, April 5.

2011-03-29 13:15:00

NASA has awarded a cooperative agreement to the University Space Research Association in Columbia, Md, to facilitate experimental, analytical and theoretical research in support of NASA's strategic Earth and space science objectives.

2010-12-13 13:38:48

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has named Waleed Abdalati the agency's chief scientist, effective Jan 3.

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.

2010-08-02 06:20:00

“Exploration Day” featured out-of-this-world missions and technology programs that brought students to NASA, so that they might experience a sense of awe and excitement while learning about NASA and its missions at the same time.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.