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News Conference to Feature NASA Astronauts on International Space Station

Thu, 2020-04-02 12:19
Three NASA astronauts will participate in a live media teleconference at 10:45 a.m. EDT Friday, April 10.
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NASA TV to Air U.S. Cargo Ship Departure from Space Station

Thu, 2020-04-02 10:00
Filled with more than 4,000 pounds of valuable scientific experiments and other cargo, a SpaceX Dragon resupply spacecraft is set to leave the International Space Station Monday, April 6.
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Thousands Apply to Join NASA’s Artemis Generation, #BeAnAstronaut

Wed, 2020-04-01 11:01
More than 12,000 people have applied to join NASA’s next class of astronauts, demonstrating strong national interest to take part in America’s plans to explore the Moon and take humanity’s next giant leap – human missions to Mars.
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NASA Awards Contract for Aerospace Research, Development, Engineering Support

Tue, 2020-03-31 16:58
NASA has awarded the Aerospace, Research, Development, and Engineering Support Services (ARDES) II contract to Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) in Laurel, Maryland, to execute robotic space missions for the agency through the full mission life cycle, from mission concept and formulation through data analysis.
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#NASAatHome – Let NASA Bring the Universe to Your Home

Tue, 2020-03-31 10:41
NASA’s new Internet and social media special, NASA at Home, will show and engage you in the agency’s discoveries, research, and exploration from around the world and across the universe – all from the comfort of your own home.
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NASA Adds Shannon Walker to First Operational Crewed SpaceX Mission

Tue, 2020-03-31 08:13
NASA has assigned astronaut Shannon Walker to the first operational crewed flight of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on a mission to the International Space Station.
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NASA Selects Mission to Study Causes of Giant Solar Particle Storms

Mon, 2020-03-30 11:08
NASA has selected a new mission to study how the Sun generates and releases giant space weather storms – known as solar particle storms – into planetary space.
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NASA Awards Artemis Contract for Gateway Logistics Services

Fri, 2020-03-27 12:14
NASA has selected SpaceX of Hawthorne, California, as the first U.S. commercial provider under the Gateway Logistics Services contract to deliver cargo, experiments and other supplies to the agency’s Gateway in lunar orbit.
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NASA Leadership Assessing Mission Impacts of Coronavirus

Fri, 2020-03-20 17:00
To protect the health and safety of the NASA workforce as the nation responds to coronavirus (COVID-19), agency leadership recently completed the first assessment of work underway across all missions, projects, and programs.
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March 19 Administrator Statement on Agency Response to Coronavirus

Thu, 2020-03-19 19:44
March 19 Administrator Statement on Agency Response to Coronavirus
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NASA, SpaceX Invite Media to First Crew Launch to Station from America Since 2011

Wed, 2020-03-18 17:46
Media accreditation is open for NASA’s SpaceX Demo-2 flight test, which will send two astronauts to the International Space Station as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program.
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NASA Administrator Statement on Apollo Astronaut Al Worden

Wed, 2020-03-18 12:12
NASA sends its condolences to the family and loved ones of Apollo astronaut Al Worden, an astronaut whose achievements in space and on Earth will not be forgotten.
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New Spinoff Publication Shares How NASA Innovations Benefit Life on Earth

Wed, 2020-03-18 10:24
As NASA pushes the frontiers of science and human exploration, the agency also advances technology to modernize life on Earth, including drones, self-driving cars and other innovations.
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NASA Administrator March 17 Statement on Agency Response to Coronavirus

Tue, 2020-03-17 19:08
March 17, 2020 NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine statement about agency status of COVID-19 response.
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NASA Selects Proposals to Study Volatile Stars, Galaxies, Cosmic Collisions

Mon, 2020-03-16 14:42
NASA has selected proposals for four missions that would study cosmic explosions and the debris they leave behind, as well as monitor how nearby stellar flares may affect the atmospheres of orbiting planets.
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NASA Administrator Statement on Agency Coronavirus Status

Sat, 2020-03-14 18:00
Statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on the agency's response to coronavirus (COVID-19).
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NASA Astronaut Chris Cassidy Available for Interviews Before Launch

Thu, 2020-03-12 17:53
NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy will be available for live satellite interviews from 7 to 8:30 a.m. EDT Thursday, March 19, before launching on a six-and-a-half month mission aboard the International Space Station.
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NASA Science to Hold Virtual Community Town Hall Meeting

Thu, 2020-03-12 13:11
NASA’s Science Mission Directorate (SMD) will hold a community town hall meeting with Associate Administrator for Science Thomas Zurbuchen and his leadership team at 11 a.m. EDT Friday, March 20, to discuss the president’s Fiscal Year 2021 budget request for the directorate and other updates.
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New York City Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station

Wed, 2020-03-11 15:16
Students from New York City will have an opportunity this week to talk with a NASA astronaut aboard the International Space Station.
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NASA Awards Construction Contract to Multiple Companies

Tue, 2020-03-10 10:06
NASA has selected eight companies to perform new construction, rehabilitation and modification of agency facilities and infrastructure.
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