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SAN DIEGO, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SHIELD Aviation, Inc.
Jon Cowart's email signature, which comes from the movie "Intersteller," reads "Perhaps we have forgotten that we are still pioneers . . . That we’ve barely begun. And that our greatest accomplishments cannot be behind us… That our destiny lies above us."
Radiation Experiment to Fly into Space on Exploration Flight Test-1 WASHINGTON, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a year-long competition among the nation's high schools, evaluators
WASHINGTON, April 25, 2014 After a year-long competition among high school teams across the country, evaluators from NASA, Lockheed Martin and the National Institute of Aerospace have selected
WASHINGTON, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Five teams of high school student engineers have made it to the final round in a competition to build and test designs for radiation shields for
The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) unveiled Tuesday an update on its initiative to equip the US military with unmanned, modular drones that would conduct supply runs, reconnaissance and rescue missions.
NASA has achieved a major milestone in its effort to build the nation's next heavy-lift launch vehicle by successfully completing the Space Launch System (SLS) preliminary design review.
Orion is a spacecraft design that is being developed by the United States space agency NASA. When completed, each Orion spacecraft will carry a crew of up to six astronauts. Along with Orion, the Ares I launch vehicle is also being developed. Orion and Ares I are both part of NASA's Project Constellation. The project should be complete in 2010, when NASA wants to start planning on sending human explorers back to the Moon, and eventually Mars and other celestial bodies in the Solar System....
Project Constellation is a spaceflight program run by NASA (the National Aeronautics and Space Administration). The program goals are to continue significant operations away from Earth's environment, to develop technologies needed for expanding exploration of space, and to continue conducting fundamental science. Project Constellation was developed by the Exploration Systems Architecture Study, which established how NASA would pursue the goals from the Vision for Space Exploration and the...
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.