Space Exploration

NASA to Hold News Teleconference to Discuss Planck Cosmology Findings (Update)

NASA: Universe News - Tue, 2013-03-19 00:00
NASA will host a news teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT, Thursday, March 21, to discuss the first cosmology results from Planck, a European Space Agency mission with significant NASA participation.
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NASA to Hold News Teleconference to Discuss Planck Cosmology Findings (Update)

NASA: Breaking News - Tue, 2013-03-19 00:00
NASA will host a news teleconference at 11 a.m. EDT, Thursday, March 21, to discuss the first cosmology results from Planck, a European Space Agency mission with significant NASA participation.
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Space Station Astronauts Land Safely in Kazakhstan

NASA: Breaking News - Mon, 2013-03-18 00:00
Three members of the Expedition 34 crew undocked from the International Space Station and returned safely to Earth on Friday, wrapping up a mission lasting more than four and a half months. Expedition 35 now is under way.
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NASA TV News Conference To Discuss Planck Cosmology Findings

NASA: Universe News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
NASA will host a news conference at 11 a.m. EDT Thursday, March 21, to discuss the first cosmology results from Planck, a European Space Agency mission with significant NASA participation.
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NASA's Webb Telescope Gets Its Wings

NASA: Universe News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
A massive backplane that will hold the primary mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope nearly motionless while it peers into space is another step closer to completion with the recent assembly of the support structure's wings.
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NASA TV News Conference To Discuss Planck Cosmology Findings

NASA: Solar System Exploration News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
NASA will host a news conference at 11 a.m. EDT Thursday, March 21, to discuss the first cosmology results from Planck, a European Space Agency mission with significant NASA participation.
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NASA Media Accreditation Open for Test Flight of Orbital's Antares Rocket

NASA: Breaking News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
Media accreditation is open for a test flight of Orbital Sciences Corporation's Antares rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Pad-0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Launch is targeted to occur between April 16-18 at approximately 3 p.m. EDT, the day of launch.
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NASA's Webb Telescope Gets Its Wings

NASA: Breaking News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
A massive backplane that will hold the primary mirror of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope nearly motionless while it peers into space is another step closer to completion with the recent assembly of the support structure's wings.
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NASA TV News Conference To Discuss Planck Cosmology Findings

NASA: Breaking News - Fri, 2013-03-15 00:00
NASA will host a news conference at 11 a.m. EDT Thursday, March 21, to discuss the first cosmology results from Planck, a European Space Agency mission with significant NASA participation.
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NASA Rover Finds Conditions Once Suited for Ancient Life on Mars

NASA: Solar System Exploration News - Tue, 2013-03-12 00:00
An analysis of a rock sample collected by NASA's Curiosity rover shows ancient Mars could have supported living microbes.
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NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility Manufactures Liquid Natural Gas Tanks for Lockheed Martin

NASA: Breaking News - Tue, 2013-03-12 00:00
NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, the agency's only large-scale advanced manufacturing facility, soon will be building liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanks with commercial applications on Earth.
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NASA Rover Finds Conditions Once Suited for Ancient Life on Mars

NASA: Breaking News - Tue, 2013-03-12 00:00
An analysis of a rock sample collected by NASA's Curiosity rover shows ancient Mars could have supported living microbes.
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Houston Conference to Feature NASA Missions' Science Results

NASA: Breaking News - Mon, 2013-03-11 00:00
NASA researchers and other scientists will present scientific results and contributions from current and past Mars and moon missions during the 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference March 18-22.
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Houston Conference to Feature NASA Missions' Science Results

NASA: Solar System Exploration News - Mon, 2013-03-11 00:00
NASA researchers and other scientists will present scientific results and contributions from current and past Mars and moon missions during the 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference March 18-22.
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NASA Launches Exploration Design Challenge

NASA: Breaking News - Mon, 2013-03-11 00:00
NASA unveiled an Exploration Design Challenge on Monday to give students from kindergarten through 12th grade the opportunity to play a unique role in the future of human spaceflight. The innovative educational opportunity was announced in a special event at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston.
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Amplified Greenhouse Effect Shifts North's Growing Seasons

NASA: Breaking News - Sun, 2013-03-10 01:00
Vegetation growth at Earth's northern latitudes increasingly resembles lusher latitudes to the south, according to a NASA-funded study based on a 30-year record of land surface and newly improved satellite data sets.
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29 Jul 2012 - Curiosity Rover on Track for Early August Landing

NASA: Solar System Exploration - Sun, 2012-07-29 04:00
29 Jul 2012 - Curiosity Rover on Track for Early August Landing
Eight days before reaching Mars, NASA's Mars Science Laboratory spacecraft performed a flight-path adjustment scheduled more than nine months ago.
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27 Jul 2012 - Opportunity Update

NASA: Solar System Exploration - Fri, 2012-07-27 04:00
27 Jul 2012 - Opportunity Update
Opportunity is roving at the north end of Cape York on the rim of Endeavour Crater.
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24 Jul 2012 - Mars Orbiter Repositioned To Phone Home Mars Landing

NASA: Solar System Exploration - Tue, 2012-07-24 04:00
24 Jul 2012 - Mars Orbiter Repositioned To Phone Home Mars Landing
NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft has successfully adjusted its orbital location to be in a better position to provide prompt confirmation of the August landing of the Curiosity rover.
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24 Jul 2012 - Curiosity's Batteries Get a Charge

NASA: Solar System Exploration - Tue, 2012-07-24 04:00
24 Jul 2012 - Curiosity's Batteries Get a Charge
Today, Curiosity's two lithium ion rechargeable batteries are being recharged to 100 percent of capacity in preparation for entry, descent and landing.
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