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2009-03-24 11:00:00

Exciting new images of the moon and Mars from NASA's orbiting observatories will enable users of all ages to explore the universe through the Microsoft WorldWide Telescope. WASHINGTON and REDMOND, Wash., March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NASA and Microsoft Corp.

2009-03-24 11:20:00

NASA and Microsoft Corp announced Tuesday plans to make planetary images and data available via the Internet under a Space Act Agreement.

2009-03-03 14:24:54

NASA and Cisco Inc. announced Tuesday a partnership to develop an online collaborative global monitoring platform called the "Planetary Skin" to capture, collect, analyze and report data on environmental conditions around the world.

2009-03-03 11:08:00

WASHINGTON, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA and Cisco Inc.

2008-12-12 10:04:36

NASA scientists, academic researchers and potential future space flight service providers will discuss new ways to conduct autonomous and human-tended space, life and Earth science experiments at the Human-Tended Suborbital Science Workshop, on Monday, Dec 15, 2008 in San Francisco.

2008-10-17 18:00:07

WASHINGTON, Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has increased the maximum ordering value of a contract with Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies (SGT) Inc., by $49.2 million to support the Applied Engineering and Technology Directorate at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

2008-07-30 12:15:00

The U.S. space agency says scientists from the Ames Research Center and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory are co-winners of its 2007 Software of the Year award.

2008-07-18 12:00:21

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Janet Anderson, Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala., +1-256-544-0034, janet.l.anderson@nasa.gov; or Nancy Neal-Jones, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Md., +1- 301-286-0039, nancy.n.jones@nasa.gov, both of NASA GREENBELT, Md., July 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americas plans for opening the space frontier - including new human exploration of Earth's moon and future voyages into the solar system beyond - are featured in an interactive...

2008-06-24 18:00:42

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Sonja Alexander of NASA Headquarters, Washington, +1- 202-358-1761, sonja.r.alexander@nasa.gov; or Jenna Mills of NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, +1-281-244-0185, jenna.c.mills@nasa.gov HOUSTON, June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Mission BISD: All Systems Go" technology and science camp students are gearing up to chat and ask questions during a call to the International Space Station crew on Thursday, June 26, from 10:50 a.m.

2008-06-03 15:00:14

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, and a national and international team of co-investigators have been selected by NASA to undertake a $750 thousand six-month study to design a new NASA Small Explorer Mission called the Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS).

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.