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NASA to Televise Expansion Operations for Bigelow Expandable Activity Module
NASA and Bigelow Aerospace will make a second attempt at 9 a.m. EDT Saturday, May 28, to expand the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM), currently attached to the International Space Station. NASA Television coverage will begin at 8:45 a.m.
Publ.Date : Fri, 27 May 2016 16:54 EDT

NASA Updates Time for Today’s Media Briefing on Status of Bigelow Expandable Activity Module
NASA has rescheduled today’s media teleconference, originally scheduled for noon EDT, to 2 p.m. for a discussion on the status of the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) installed on the International Space Station. The teleconference will stream live on the agency’s website.
Publ.Date : Fri, 27 May 2016 12:01 EDT

Mark Zuckerberg to Connect with Space Station Astronauts via Facebook Live
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and chief executive officer, will speak with three astronauts currently living and working aboard the International Space Station at 12:55 p.m. EDT Wednesday, June 1. The Earth-to-space call will be seen live on NASA’s Facebook page.
Publ.Date : Fri, 27 May 2016 10:56 EDT

NASA to Brief Media on Status of Bigelow Expandable Activity Module
NASA will host a media teleconference at noon EDT Friday, May 27 to provide an update on the expansion operations for the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) installed on the International Space Station. The teleconference will stream live on the agency’s website.
Publ.Date : Thu, 26 May 2016 17:04 EDT

NASA Selects Contractor for Safety, Mission Assurance Services
NASA has selected Honeywell Technology Solutions, Inc. of Columbia, Maryland, to provide safety and mission assurance, audits and assessments support services for the agency’s Safety Center in Cleveland.
Publ.Date : Thu, 26 May 2016 16:02 EDT

NASA Awards Financial and Business Management Services Contract
NASA has selected Logical Innovations, Inc., of Houston to provide financial and business management services for the Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Office of Procurement and other entities at the agency's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Publ.Date : Wed, 25 May 2016 16:21 EDT

NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins Available for Interviews Before Space Station Launch
NASA astronaut Kate Rubins will be available for live satellite interviews from Moscow on Wednesday, June 1, before her launch to the International Space Station. She will answer questions about her upcoming mission aboard the world’s only orbiting laboratory from 9-10 a.m. EDT, airing live on NASA Television and streaming on the agency’s website.
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 May 2016 16:00 EDT

NASA Telescopes Find Clues For How Giant Black Holes Formed So Quickly
Using data from NASA’s Great Observatories, astronomers have found the best evidence yet for cosmic seeds in the early universe that should grow into supermassive black holes.
Publ.Date : Tue, 24 May 2016 12:54 EDT

Next SpaceX Commercial Cargo Launch Targeted for Mid-July, NASA Opens Media Accreditation
Media accreditation now is open for the next SpaceX commercial cargo resupply services mission to the International Space Station, targeted for launch no earlier than approximately 1:32 a.m. EDT Saturday, July 16.
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 May 2016 16:59 EDT

NASA Televises, Hosts Events for Deployment of First Expandable Habitat on International Space Station
The Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) will be deployed to its full size Thursday, May 26, and begin its two-year technology demonstration attached to the International Space Station. NASA Television will provide coverage of the expansion beginning at 5:30 a.m. EDT.
Publ.Date : Fri, 20 May 2016 17:40 EDT