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|NASA Opens Media Accreditation for Next SpaceX Space Station Cargo Launch|
Media accreditation now is open for launch of the next SpaceX commercial cargo resupply services mission to the International Space Station, currently targeted for no earlier than February.
Publ.Date : Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:01 EST
NASA Hosts News Conference, Interviews with Next Space Station Crew
NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, Paolo Nespoli of ESA (European Space Agency), and Sergey Ryazanskiy of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, who are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in late spring, will participate in a news conference at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:18 EST
NASA, NOAA Data Show 2016 Warmest Year on Record Globally
Earth’s 2016 surface temperatures were the warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Publ.Date : Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:00 EST
Family Statement Regarding Service Arrangements for Capt. Eugene A. Cernan
A funeral service for Capt. Eugene A. Cernan, who passed away Monday at the age of 82, will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. CST on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 717 Sage Road in Houston.
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:41 EST
NASA Hosts Facebook Live to Mark Success, Future of New Horizons Mission
Members of NASA’s New Horizons team will discuss the achievements of the first encounter with Pluto and look ahead to the mission’s next exploration of the Kuiper Belt during a Facebook Live event at 4 p.m. EST on Thursday, Jan. 19 -- the 11th anniversary of the spacecraft’s launch.
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:05 EST
Iowa Students to Speak to NASA Astronaut on the International Space Station
Students from Oskaloosa and Mt. Ayr Community Schools in Iowa will have the opportunity to speak with a NASA astronaut living and working aboard the International Space Station at 10:25 a.m. EST on Thursday, Jan. 19. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
Publ.Date : Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:47 EST
NASA Administrator Reflects on Legacy of Last Man to Walk on Moon
The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the passing of Gemini and Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan:
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:25 EST
Family Statement Regarding the Passing of Apollo Astronaut Eugene Cernan, Last Man to Walk on the Moon
The following is a statement released on the behalf of Gene Cernan’s family:
Publ.Date : Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:47 EST
NASA Awards Engineering Contract for Earth, Space Science Missions
NASA has awarded a contract to KBRwyle Technology Solutions, LLC of Columbia, Maryland, for engineering services to support more than 20 NASA exploration missions.
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:00 EST
NASA Invites Media to Pre-Super Bowl Event at Johnson Space Center
Media are invited to visit NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston ahead of Super Bowl LI to get an insider’s look at the central hub of human space exploration and interview experts from across the agency and industry. The event will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. CST on Wednesday, Feb. 1.
Publ.Date : Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:50 EST