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University Students Make Progress on Deep Space Habitation System Concepts
NASA's Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) awarded approximately $1.8 million in new cooperative agreements to three Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs) across the United States.
Missions to the surface of distant planetary bodies require power – lots of power. Through the 2018 Breakthrough, Innovative, and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge, NASA is enlisting university students in its quest for efficient, reliable and cost-effective solar power systems that can operate on Mars both day and night.
Visitors to the Experimental Aircraft Association’s 2017 AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin will see NASA’s latest technologies from across the agency.
More than 300 million people in the United States potentially could directly view the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse, and NASA wants everyone who will witness this celestial phenomenon to do so safely.
A Mission Without Borders — NASA’s Mission X: Train Like an Astronaut Project
NASA astronauts, scientists and engineers will join industry and academia for a three-day, in-depth conversation about the International Space Station (ISS) as a catalyst for discovery during the sixth annual ISS Research & Development Conference July 17-20 in Washington.
The Virginia Space Flight Academy graduated its third space camp of the year July 14 raising the number of 2017 graduates to 100 with another 100 students participating in three remaining camps at NASA Wallops.
NASA’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland will host its third annual Girls In STEM event on Friday, July 14, from 9 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at Lewis Field, 21000 Brookpark Road. Girls in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) is an onsite event for middle school female students in 6th-8th grade who participate in summer camps.
Each summer, hundreds of interns join NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, adding to thousands of employees on the 1,270-acre campus.
“Houston, We Have a Podcast” is the name of a new weekly audio show being released from the NASA Johnson Space Center.
Twenty-two universities across the country have been selected to receive NASA grants for research and technology development projects in areas critical to the agency’s mission.