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Apul leads NASA-backed research using nanobubbles for water treatment to support space exploration – Reuters

Onur Apul, an assistant professor of environmental engineering at the University of Maine, will lead a NASA-supported $1.1 million multi-institutional investigation to determine whether nanobubbles can support space exploration, including the treatment of water on spaceships. Through the Maine Space Grant Consortium, NASA’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) …

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Reviews | Russia could leave the space station. NASA should anticipate.

Comment this story Comment Orbiting an average of 250 miles above Earth, the International Space Station has managed to stay above the fray of Earth’s political turbulence for more than two decades. With the Russian invasion of Ukraine, however, tensions between the United States and Russia are high enough to …

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Debris from NASA’s Mars landings still creates little mysteries about the Red Planet

An image taken by the Ingenuity helicopter of the parachute and backshell crash site on Mars. Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech NASA’s Mars Perserverance rover and its helicopter companion Ingenuity search the Red Planet for signs of ancient life, but they also run into debris from their own landing. Detailed color images taken …

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With a new study, NASA seeks the science behind UFOs

On June 9, with only hours notice, NASA held a press conference to announce a study it was commissioning on Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAP). The acronym is a new branding of what are more commonly known as Unidentified Flying Objects, or UFOs, a subject commonly associated with alleged alien visitation …

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Crew Kickstarts Week Plant Habitat Setup, Cargo Transfer, and Vision Testing – Space Station

NASA astronauts Bob Hines and Jessica Watkins are pictured inside the Cupola, the International Space Station’s ‘window to the world’, after monitoring the successful rendezvous and docking of the SpaceX Dragon space freighter during its 25th commercial resupply services mission on July 16, 2022. Expedition …

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NASA criticizes China after the uncontrolled return of a space rocket to Earth | China

A Chinese booster rocket made an uncontrolled return to Earth on Saturday, US Defense Department officials said, as they berated Beijing for not sharing information about the potentially dangerous object’s descent. US Space Command confirmed that the Long March 5B rocket re-entered Earth’s atmosphere over the Indian Ocean on Saturday, …

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Russia says it will withdraw from the International Space Station after 2024

Comment this story Comment Russia announced on Tuesday that it would withdraw from the International Space Station (ISS) project after 2024, marking the end of an era in one of the last areas of cooperation between Russia and the United States. The new head of Russia’s Roscosmos space agency announced …

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NASA Goddard Center director shares plans to retire

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Dennis Andrucyk, director of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Marylandannounced his intention to retire after more than 36 years of federal service, including several leadership roles at NASA and as director of Goddard since January 2020. Andrucyk will continue to serve as …

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A weather-damaged NASA Boeing 747 in New Zealand

The Boeing 747SP, registration N747NA, owned by NASA and modified to carry a reflecting telescope for the SOFIA (Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy) mission, was damaged in New Zealand earlier this week. This iconic aircraft is currently grounded and undergoing maintenance. What happened? NASA reported that on Monday, July 18, …

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America’s largest reservoir, Lake Mead, is 73% empty. NASA shares stunning images

The depth of continuing drought damage to America’s largest reservoir, Lake Mead, can be seen in shocking recent photographs released by NASA. Recently released satellite images taken by NASA’s Earth Observatory show the dramatic drop in water levels. As of July 18, Lake Mead was at its lowest level, at …

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On Parsons Road, Donna dreamed of working for NASA – The Royal Gazette

Reaching for the Stars: Donna Mizell (second row, far right) at Victor Scott Elementary School in the 1970s (photo provided) Inspired by a school trip to NASA’s Cooper’s Island tracking station, Donna Mizell decided to become an astronaut. It was the 1970s. A boy who shared her dream called her …

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NASA wants help designing a Starshade to find Earth-like planets

It’s time to hone your origami skills. NASA is asking the public for ideas on how to make a star that could be slipped into a rocket, launched into orbit and then deployed into space to a size of 330 feet (100 meters) in diameter. Astronomers are looking for Earth-like …

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In orbit: the Air Force partners with NASA for hypersonic research

Current basic research at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is already beginning to shape the technologies that could inform the construction of hypersonic weapons in decades to come. At the same time, it is generating near-term results, including a groundbreaking first-of-its-kind test of the air-launched, rapid-response hypersonic weapon from …

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Jupiter and its moons as never seen before: NASA unveils new images from the James Webb Telescope

Astronomers call it ‘the dawn of a new era’: NASA this week revealed the first color images and data from the James Webb Space Telescope, the world’s largest, most powerful and most complex space science telescope ever built. The first set of images gave us an unobstructed view of the …

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NASA stands by the disputed name of its James Webb Space Telescope

Astronomers and other scientists rave about the first scientific images of NASA’s new James Webb Space Telescope, revealed this week, but a number also continue to raise concerns about the agency’s choice of the next-generation observatory’s namesake. NASA tells CNET it still holds the nickname. James Webb served as NASA …

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The second Super Moon of 2022 will last 3 days this week: NASA

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS): The second Super Moon of 2022 will last up to three days this week, according to NASA. “The Moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from early Tuesday morning to early Friday morning,” the US space agency said in a …

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NASA astronauts show a new way to take out space junk

Four astronauts on the International Space Station can create more than 2.5 tons of trash a year, but getting rid of that trash has been an ongoing struggle. At the lab in low Earth orbit, astronauts tested a new technology last week that could become a go-to solution for space …

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NASA slams Russia for using space station to promote invasion of Ukraine

WASHINGTON — NASA has sharply criticized Russia for using the International Space Station to promote its invasion of Ukraine, a departure from the agency’s approach of emphasizing continued cooperation despite the war. In a late July 7 statement, NASA said it “strongly rebukes” Russia for its political activities on the …

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Mars sample return: How NASA will launch from the Red Planet

Work is progressing on a key part of NASA’s Mars sample return plans. The Mars Ascent Vehicle (MAV) is a small, lightweight, two-stage, solid-propellant rocket with a big mission: to blast samples of rock, sediment and atmosphere March in the early 2030s, during the first-ever rocket launch from the surface …

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NASA’s CAPSTONE satellite leaves Earth orbit and heads for the Moon

The grand plan to bring humans back to the moon for the first time in over half a century has taken another step forward. The 55-pounder (Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System Technology Operations and Navigation Experiment) has broken free from Earth orbit and is on its way to the Moon. launched …

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14 Peruvian girls train with NASA in science and technology

At just 15 years old, Niurka Leiva dreams of being an aerospace scientist or a neurosurgeon. She is lucky enough to live one of those dreams as part of a group of 14 young women from Peru who are currently training with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in …

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NASA approves continuation of ICESat-2 space laser after more than 3 years of significant results

Illustration of NASA’s Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2), a mission to measure changes in the height of Earth’s ice. Credit: NASA Melting ponds, summer ice and more: Space laser measurements are changing the Earth Since 2003, the Arctic sea ice has lost about a third of its volume. …

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NASA Invites Media to Meet Astronaut at Silver Snoopy Awards Ceremony

WASHINGTON, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — NASA astronaut Shannon Walker will join the center’s acting director, Dr. jimmy kenyon to present 27 employees with the coveted Silver Snoopy Award on Thursday June 30at NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland. Walker will be available to speak briefly to the media about …

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NASA’s Marshall Team Delivers Tiny, Powerful “Moon Flashlight” Propulsion System – Parabolic Arc

Lunar Flashlight is an innovative and inexpensive CubeSat set to study the dark surface of the Moon’s south pole. The Lunar Flashlight mission was developed and managed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California. (Credits: NASA) HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (NASA PR) – Engineers at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in …

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NASA set to launch rocket for student projects Friday in Virginia

NASA set to launch rocket for student projects Friday in Virginia The rocket will send information for various student projects, and the projects will measure data as the rocket climbs to the far reaches of space. PHILADELPHIA CREAM – Did you know that NASA launches rockets in different parts of …

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NASA data supercharges forecast in Bangladesh

Bangladesh has a long history of deadly and costly storms. Among the most worrying are kalbaishakhismall but powerful storm cells that tend to hit the country in the spring. Kalbaishakhi were responsible for a 1989 tornado said to be the deadliest in world history, as well as a 2021 wedding …

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Beating NASA by 10 times, China plans to develop giant telescope to search for ‘things that matter’

To gain an advantage over US space agency NASA, Chinese scientists aim to develop a next-generation space observatory to search for dark matter. The ambitious project – known as the Very Large Area Gamma-Ray Space Telescope, or VLAST – is currently in its early stages of development. Scientists plan to …

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NASA’s The Color of Space Documentary Celebrates Dark Space Explorers – Parabolic Arc

Black astronauts address the audience at Space Center Houston, Building 9NW, Rocket Park for The Color of Space documentary. (Image credit: Bill Stafford/NASA) WASHINGTON (PR of NASA headquarters) – Members of the public are invited to watch the free online premiere of The Color of Space, an inspirational NASA documentary …

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First, she got an asteroid named after her. Now she’s leading NASA’s mission to explore one.

In less than 100 days, NASA plans to launch an unmanned spacecraft on a 4-year mission to asteroid 16 Psyche more than 250 million miles away. If the trip is successful, it will be the first exploration of a world not made of rock or ice but of metal. The …

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After three months in safe mode, NASA’s Maven spacecraft has been recovered

Since 2014, NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) mission has orbited Mars collecting data on its upper atmosphere, ionosphere, and interactions with the Sun and solar wind. In doing so, the mission showed how billions of years ago the Martian atmosphere was slowly stripped away by the solar wind. …

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NASA sends yeast into space to assess the impact of electromagnetic radiation on DNA

The American space agency NASA sends yeast into space to measure the impact of electromagnetic radiation on DNA. Instrumental in winemaking, baking and brewing since ancient times, sending the yeast variety “Saccharomyces cerevisiae” into space is part of an experiment to determine if humans can survive on lunar surfaces. Since …

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NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover has a ‘pet rock’ hitchhiker

NASA’s Perseverance rover has picked up a rocky hitchhiker on Mars. The rover recovered a “pet rock” hidden inside its left front wheel that has been rolling with Perseverance since early February. So far he has traveled 8.5 kilometers with the Perseverance rover as it passes through his Jezero Crater …

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NASA and HBCUs partner in program to increase diversity in geoscience – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A partnership between NASA and several HBCUs in the region seeks to increase diversity in the geosciences by offering paid internships with hands-on research experiences. It’s called Student Airborne Science Activation, or SaSa. This is an eight-week paid internship that will allow 25 students from the six …

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NASA’s Artemis 1 moon rocket returns to launch pad for crucial tests

NASA’s Artemis 1 lunar mission is back on the launch pad. Technicians at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida began rolling the Artemis 1 stack – one Space Launch System (SLS) topped with an Orion crew capsule – out of the Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB) at approximately 12:10 a.m. …

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NASA Camp at Del Mar College

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — High school students from across Coastal Bend got hands-on experience at a NASA camp Saturday hosted by Del Mar College at their Windward campus. All thanks to a $1,200,000 multi-year grant between Del Mar College and Texas A&M University-Kingsville. The universities have partnered with the goal …

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NASA’s Capstone mission to test Gateway’s lunar orbit

A 55-pound satellite will become the first spacecraft to test the single lunar orbit chosen for NASA’s planned Gateway space station, while demonstrating the space agency’s embrace of smaller players in private industry. The microwave-sized Cislunar Autonomous Positioning System (CAPSTONE) Technology Operation and Navigation Experiment is set to launch June …

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NASA: NISAR Payload Integration Complete: Senior NASA Officials

Senior NASA officials said on Wednesday that the integration of the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) mission payload has been completed in the United States and is expected to be shipped to India after being tested for l integration with the satellite and possibly with the launcher. NISAR is a …

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San Jose man faces up to 30 years in prison for smuggling US aircraft technology from NASA contractor to China

A San Jose, California man has been charged with smuggling and violating export control laws after he allegedly sent sensitive aircraft software to a public university in Beijing. Jonathan Yet Wing Soong, 34, worked as a program administrator for the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) between April 2016 and September …

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NASA confirms it will join US government team to search for UFOs: report

NASA reportedly confirmed it would get involved in UFO research days after the historic congressional hearing raised concerns about potential “threats” from these flying saucers. According to DailyMail.com, which cited sources, NASA will help the US UFO investigation. A NASA spokesperson said it is “evaluating how to provide our expertise …

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NASA balloon launch halted due to mechanical problem

At 11 a.m., the balloon had been inflated ready to take off from Wanaka. Photo/NASA Nasa’s super-pressure balloon will not be launched from Wanaka after a sixth unsuccessful attempt. At 11.45am, an airport spokesperson said: ‘Devastating news. Due to a technical problem with the balloon’s winch, the launch attempt is …

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NASA astronaut heard rumor of being dumped in space by his wife

Darling… Left over It turns out that a rumor from March that the Russians might abandon an American astronaut aboard the ISS made its way to the astronaut in question in a roundabout way. In an interview with the Washington PostNASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei said he learned about the …

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NASA expects brightest meteor shower on May 30-31 as tau Herculids approach Earth

The month of May will end with a cosmic surprise thanks to a comet which is currently tearing apart. According to NASA, the night of May 30 and the early morning of May 31 will bring a powerful meteor shower courtesy of comet 73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann or SW3. NASA says the next …

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NASA Voyager 1 Sends Strange Signals Beyond Solar System, Engineers Puzzled

Forty-five years after its launch, NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft continues its journey far beyond our solar system. Launched in 1977, Voyager 1 exited our solar system in 12 years and entered interstellar space in 2012. Despite its advanced age and 14.5 billion miles (23.3 billion kilometers) distance from Earth, the …

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After years of turmoil, Boeing repeats Starliner spacecraft launch for NASA

Boeing’s second chance to do the trick is well underway as Starliner, its space taxi, was launched into orbit on Thursday. The spacecraft was built for NASA to take astronauts to and from the International Space Station. But before it can do that, it has to perform a test flight …

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DMPS to rename Andrew Jackson Elementary after NASA’s Mary Jackson

Des Moines Public Schools’ Jackson Elementary will continue to be called Jackson Elementary but will honor a new historical figure going forward. The Des Moines School Board voted unanimously to change the name at its meeting on Tuesday. The students started the name change campaign about two years ago while …

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NASA calls for entries for its CineSpace short film competition

Whether you’re an experienced filmmaker or an enthusiastic newbie, NASA invites everyone to enter this year’s CineSpace Short Film Contest. Highlighted in a post on the International Space Station’s Twitter account on Sunday, the annual competition encourages creatives around the world to make a short film featuring footage from NASA’s …

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NASA is working on issues with the Space Launch System rocket

NASA has shared more information about its ongoing work on its new Space Launch System rocket and the issues that arose during three previous tests. The problems, which NASA called a nuisance rather than a major problem, arose during attempts to conduct a wet dress rehearsal during which fuel is …

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NASA Recognizes Montana Teachers

HELENA – NASA has recognized 2 teachers from Montana for their teaching at the Montana Learning Center on Canyon Ferry Lake. “All of a sudden, on the NASA website, I was on the front page on day one, so again, it’s kind of surreal,” said Arlee High School science teacher …

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NASA: A dangerous solar storm is heading towards Earth; the dreaded breakdowns

NASA has captured an X-class solar flare triggered by the Sun. The resulting solar storm may soon reach Earth. Know the damage that the solar storm can cause. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) spotted a strong solar flare shot from the surface of the Sun. The solar flare …

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NASA Suspends Perseverance Operations to Save Mars Helicopter

This site may earn affiliate commissions from links on this page. Terms of use. It’s hard to overstate the importance of NASA’s Perseverance rover, which is just beginning its exploration of the Red Planet. This robot is bristling with advanced instruments that could help reveal evidence of past Martian life, …

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Ex-NASA astronaut lands in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Wonder what it’s like to be in space? Retired NASA astronaut Leland Melvin came to Kansas City, Missouri on Thursday and visited with students from Ewing Marion Kauffman High School about the view from the International Space Station and how which he embarked on his profession. …

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NASA’s Psyche spacecraft arrives at Kennedy Space Center

An illustration, created in March 2021, of NASA’s Psyche spacecraft, due to launch to the main asteroid belt in August 2022 to investigate the metal-rich asteroid Psyche. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU The Psyche spacecraft has completed its journey from Nasa‘s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Southern California at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center …

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NASA: The Sun triggers a gigantic solar flare! Will it touch the Earth? What are the chances?

NASA: A gigantic solar flare has erupted on the surface of the Sun. Should we care? NASA: Extreme volatility on the Sun’s surface is now a constant phenomenon with several Sun-generated solar flares we have observed in recent weeks. Now, on April 30, active sunspot AR2994, short for Active Region …

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NASA research center opens first new lab in nearly 30 years

SAGE-IV is a telescope-spectrometer combination that can observe sunlight passing through the atmosphere and measure invisible gaseous chemicals in it. HAMPTON, Va. – Author’s note: The video above is saved from a separate story that aired on March 3, 2022. Even before they cut the ribbon, a prototype tripod-mounted sensor …

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NASA’s experimental X-59 supersonic jet returns to California for assembly

Lockheed Martin engineers just unpacked an airplane-sized package in California. NASA’s new X-59 supersonic jet arrived at Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works plant in Palmdale this month for assembly, ahead of a scheduled flight test this year. The plane’s last stop had been Fort Worth, Texas, where it had been stress-tested …

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NASA and Argonne Lab tackle hypersonics with supercomputing AI software

388091 03: FILE PHOTO: An artist’s conception of NASA’s X-43A Hypersonic Experimental Vehicle, or … [+] “Hyper-X” in flight, in an undated photo. The vehicle, developed to flight test a dual-mode “ramjet/scramjet” propulsion system at speeds ranging from Mach 7 to Mach 10, will be shown at a press conference …

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NASA and SpaceX delay Crew-4 launch

The official crew portrait of SpaceX Crew-4 astronauts representing NASA’s Commercial Crew Program. From left to right, Pilot Robert Hines, Mission Specialists Samantha Cristoforetti and Jessica Watkins, and Commander Kjell Lindgren. Hines, Watkins and Lindgren are NASA astronauts and Cristoforetti is an ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut. Credit: NASA Nasa …

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How NASA Helps Monitor Wildfires

DENVER (KDVR) — Never has the danger of fire been more on the minds of Coloradans than on Earth Day. While NASA spends a lot of time looking outward at the universe, it also spends time monitoring the planet to help provide critical information about wildfires. “We have satellites in …

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Let’s Touch and Go… No, no, no! – NASA Mars Exploration

Curiosity’s workspace had a large chunk of rock in plain view! This image was taken by the Front Hazcam (Front Hazcam) aboard NASA’s Curiosity rover on Sol 3449. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech. Download picture › Not that it matters… but there are exactly 100 sols, on January 7and, we were predicting …

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NASA officials talk about the Artemis Moon program at Concord Elementary School

Published: 04/18/2022 17:32:22 Modified: 04/18/2022 17:31:04 Richard Arnold is just a regular guy who enjoys running, fishing, reading, hiking, biking, and playing guitar. Oh, and it happens to be a NASA astronaut who spent 197 days in space. Arnold and NASA Administrator Bill Nelson visited the Christa McAuliffe School in …

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NASA’s Mega Rocket, Meteor Showers, Metal Asteroids and More

In 2022, NASA will crash a vending machine-sized spacecraft into a space rock the size of a Great Egyptian Pyramid. It’s an unprecedented test to see if they can push an asteroid off its natural path. This extraterrestrial expedition, called the DART mission, is one of many intriguing, if not …

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NASA Scholars Program chooses Leeward CC student from 5,000 applicants

Chester Leoso A highly competitive NASA program has selected an information and computer science student from Leeward Community College for its next cohort. Chester Leoso was accepted into the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) program in January. The program attracted more than 5,000 applicants nationwide, and only 147 were …

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The Roman Nancy Grace Space Telescope will reveal the future of the universe; NASA explains how

After decades of research, scientists have learned that the universe emerged after the big bang about 14 billion years ago and has been expanding rapidly ever since. Since we already know the past of the cosmos, NASA says its upcoming Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope will also uncover its future. …

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NASA made a poster for the next space station crew with a retro appeal

Astronauts flying on the next mission to the International Space Station must love vintage nostalgia. NASA recently released a new poster to celebrate SpaceX Crew-4’s upcoming launch into the orbiting lab, and it has a distinct retro flavor. Astronaut Bob Hines, who will pilot the flight, said in a tweet …

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A panel of former NASA astronauts talks about life, leadership and rock n’ roll | News

NASA Administrator Bill Nelson addresses a crowd of students from various Florida schools before the panel with former NASA astronauts seen seated in the back. (Left to right) Robert Cenker, Charles Bolden, Jim Wetherbee (behind Bill Nelson), Steven Hawley, George “Pinky” Nelson, Brewster Shaw, Dr. Rhea Seddon and Robert “Hoot” …

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Moon Buddy team works with NASA on spacesuits for lunar exploration – News

06 April 2022 Students working on Carnegie Mellon University’s Moon Buddy likely won’t walk on the lunar surface on NASA’s upcoming Artemis missions. But their technology could find its way into space as part of the agency’s next generation of spacesuits. The Moon Buddy team is part of the 2022 …

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NASA’s Artemis I mega moon rocket test halted for second time

By Katie Hunt and Ashley Strickland, CNN The second attempt at the final and crucial pre-launch test for NASA’s Artemis I mission to the Moon was canceled on Monday. The wet dress rehearsal, as NASA calls it, simulates every stage of the launch without the rocket actually leaving the launch …

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NASA crews conduct night operations for Artemis I wet dress rehearsal

By Nasa April 2, 2022 NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket with the Orion spacecraft on board is seen atop a moving launch vehicle at Launch Complex 39B illuminated by floodlights, Saturday, April 2, 2022, as the launch team Artemis I performs the wet dress rehearsal test at NASA’s Kennedy …

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Critical test of NASA’s Artemis 1 lunar mega-rocket kicks off today

NASA’s Artemis 1 lunar mission is about to embark on a critical pre-launch test. Space agency plans to begin ‘wetsuit rehearsal’ for Artemis 1 this afternoon (April 1) at Launch Pad 39B at Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida. The three-day test will take the Artemis 1 stack – one …

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Former NASA, SpaceX engineers design the FLEX Rover

Welcome to Thomas Insights – every day we post the latest news and analysis to keep our readers up to date with what’s happening in the industry. Sign up here to get the day’s top stories straight to your inbox. A California aerospace startup has unveiled a new lunar rover …

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Russia’s exit from the European Space Agency’s Mars mission gives NASA an opportunity

The European Space Agency (ESA) recently suspended work with Russia on its next ExoMars mission, according to Space News. Not only has the policy provided yet another delay to the mission to put a European rover on Mars, but the decision is another step in the destruction of Russia’s space …

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Machine learning and AI can help plan future space missions, says NASA scientist

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NASA’s Mars orbiter clicks photos of China’s Zhurong rover, Science News

Mars is a busy place these days. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Chinese space agency both have strong scientific activity underway on and around the Red Planet. Although the two agencies conduct their scientific observations independently, the two expeditions “cross paths”, so to speak. China’s Tianwen-1 …

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New elementary school named after legendary NASA mathematician opens in Tacoma

New school honors memory of NASA mathematician Monday was an exciting start to the school week for more than 500 elementary students in the Bethel School District. It was the first day of school at the brand new Katherine G. Johnson Elementary in Tacoma. TACOMA, Wash. – Monday was an …

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Eddie Vedder teams up with NASA for Artemis’ ‘Invincible’ music video

The behemoth Artemis 1 The moon rocket is “cleared to lift off” and “doing reverberations” in a new NASA video featuring music from Pearl Jam frontman and grunge rock legend Eddie Vedder. The quoted lyrics are from the song “Invincible” on Vedder’s new solo disc “Earthling”. It drives the rhythm …

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NASA-CNSA Space Domination Battle: China Showcases Impressive Lineup of Space Exploration Missions for the 2030s | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

An artist’s illustration of the returning Chinese spacecraft Chang’e 5 lunar samples. (CNSA/NASA) If you’ve felt like NASA is the only space agency spending hours boosting space exploration and dominating space, we have news for you. The China National Space Administration (CNSA) has been fighting for the space crown for …

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NASA announces that the Artemis moon rocket is ready for a critical test on Thursday

NASA announced On Monday a test readiness review for its Artemis I mission was completed, paving the way for the deployment of its Space Launch System (SLS) rocket for the first tests before it begins its journey to the Moon as part of the next Artemis mission. On Thursday, the …

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Asteroid crash on Earth? Check what NASA just did!

An asteroid crash is a constant threat to Earth. And now a NASA project has been revealed. NASA constantly monitors “potentially hazardous” asteroids that may pose a threat to Earth. NASA is also preparing for the worst-case scenario: an asteroid crash. Yes, an asteroid can even crash into Earth. In …

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NASA gets $24 billion in government spending voted Thursday night

Andrea Leinfelder, Personal editor March 11, 2022 The Orion spacecraft from NASA’s Artemis I mission is shown before it is placed on top of the Vehicle Assembly Building’s Space Launch System rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on October 20, 2021. NASA/Frank Michaux / NASA/Frank Michaux NASA will …

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The Incredible Story of NASA’s Construction of the $10 Billion James Webb Telescope

Everyone is excited about the seemingly endless potential of the James Webb Space Telescope as it explores the unseen depths of the universe, examines the viability of alien worlds, and more. But it wasn’t built in space. Before Webb could take his rightful place in orbit around the second Lagrange …

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NASA will find 12,519 new alien planets by 2024, including ‘dozens similar to the size of Earth’, scientists say

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will find thousands of exoplanets according to a … [+] new paper. Getty Check NASA’s catalog of exoplanets and you’ll see that just under 5,000 exoplanets have been discovered and confirmed so far. Expect that number to rise massively over the next few years …

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An Asteroid Impact Could Wipe Out an Entire City – NASA’s Planetary Defense Plans to Prevent Catastrophe

A giant asteroid hit Earth and wiped out the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. A space security expert explains NASA’s plans to prevent a potential catastrophe. The Earth exists in a dangerous environment. Cosmic bodies, such as asteroids and comets, constantly move through space and often crash into our planet. …

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Lebanon County students fabricate parts for NASA

The students spent this school year making a handle that could be used on the International Space Station. LEBANON, Pennsylvania — Students at the Lebanon County Career and Technology Center work manufacturing parts for NASA. The partnership is possible through NASA’s HUNCH program, which aims to empower and inspire students …

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NASA tweets brilliant image that may make you a little introspective, Science News

NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) never fails to amaze us. Not only is the US space agency at the forefront of space exploration and research, but its social media feeds are also widely admired for jaw-dropping images and interesting space-related information. And it never fails to captivate us. So …

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NASA awards contract for security and mission assurance services

NASA awards contract for security and mission assurance services Press Release from NASA Headquarters Posted: Monday February 28th 2022 NASA has selected KBR Wyle Services LLC of Greenbelt, Maryland to provide security and mission assurance services to the agency in various locations across the country. The Security Assurance and Engagement …

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Johnson Leads the Way for Women at NASA – Farmville

NASA called her an American hero and pioneering legacy that will never be forgotten. Katherine Johnson is best known for helping NASA with John Glenn’s orbital mission in 1962. She was a physicist and mathematician who helped pioneer the first use of digital electronic computers at NASA. According to NASA, …

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Can you guess what is shown in this viral image posted by NASA? | Tendency

Nasa took to Instagram to share the viral photo which has now had people hooked. Nasa’s latest article is simply fascinating and also instructive. However, that’s not all the action has to offer. It’s also a post that may leave you confused as the space agency asked people to identify …

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NASA’s Hubble Spots Heavy Metal Jupiter Raining Liquid Gems

This artist’s impression shows how WASP-121b warps. NASA/ESA/J. Olmsted (STScl) Exoplanet WASP-121b, which resides about 900 light-years from Earth, is an egg-shaped scorcher. Temperatures on the day side of the planet can reach up to 4,600 degrees Fahrenheit. It is so hot that heavy metallic elements, such as iron and …

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Rocket launches may become more frequent in the future at NASA’s Wallops Island – WAVY.com

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Since the beginning of 2022, NASA has discovered 10 new “exoplanets”, bringing to light distant and mysterious worlds. We are only six weeks away from 2022 and NASA is already shedding light on distant and mysterious worlds. The US space agency has discovered ten exoplanets since the start of the …

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