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Welcome to Sea and Sky's NASA News. Here you can find links to the latest space news headlines from NASA, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Click on any yellow title below to view the full news article. The news article will open in a new browser window. Simply close the browser window when you are finished reading the article to return to the news article listing. You can use the "Click for More" link to go to a page with more news headlines.

 

NASA Launches Channel for Roku
There’s a new way for people to learn about NASA’s exciting missions and thought-provoking discoveries: The agency now has a channel for Roku digital media streaming devices.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:47 EDT

NASA Invites Media to Preview Briefing on Spacecraft that will “Touch” Sun
Media are invited to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida for a preview briefing on the agency’s Parker Solar Probe at 1 p.m. EDT Friday, July 20. The event will air live on NASA Television, the agency’s website and Facebook Live.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:50 EDT

NASA Debuts Online Toolkit to Promote Commercial Use of Satellite Data
While NASA’s policy of free and open remote-sensing data has long benefited the scientific community, other government agencies and nonprofit organizations, it has significant untapped potential for commercialization.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:12 EDT

NASA Television, Website to Air Critical Conversations on Science in Space
NASA will join counterparts from across government, industry, academia and international organizations for an indepth conversation about science on the International Space Station Monday, July 23, through Thursday, July 26, in San Francisco.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:04 EDT

NASA, French Aerospace Lab to Collaborate on Sonic Boom Prediction Research
NASA and France’s Office National d'Etudes et de Recherches Aerospatiales (ONERA), the French national aerospace research center, signed a research agreement Wednesday that could make supersonic passenger flights over land practical, dramatically reducing travel time in the United States or anywhere in the world.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:29 EDT

Students from Missouri, Mississippi to Call Space Station
Students in St. Louis and southern Mississippi will get to ask questions of NASA astronauts on the International Space Station during two events next week as part of NASA’s Year of Education on Station.
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:24 EDT

NASA Statement on Nomination for Agency Deputy Administrator
The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Thursday’s announcement of the intended nomination by President Donald Trump of James Morhard to serve as the agency’s deputy administrator:
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:26 EDT

NASA’s Fermi Traces Source of Cosmic Neutrino to Monster Black Hole
For the first time ever, scientists using NASA’s Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have found the source of a high-energy neutrino from outside our galaxy.
Publ.Date : Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:01 EDT

Coverage Set for Departure of US Cargo Ship from International Space Station
Nearly two months after Orbital ATK, now part of Northrop Grumman, delivered several tons of supplies and scientific experiments to the International Space Station aboard its Cygnus cargo spacecraft, the spacecraft is set to depart the orbiting laboratory Sunday, July 15.
Publ.Date : Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:07 EDT

NASA Names Six New Flight Directors to Lead Mission Control
NASA has selected six women and men to join the elite corps of flight directors who will lead mission control for a variety of new operations at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Publ.Date : Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:07 EDT