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NASA’s Dawn Mission to Asteroid Belt Comes to End

Thu, 2018-11-01 12:30
NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has gone silent, ending a historic mission that studied time capsules from the solar system’s earliest chapter.
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NASA Astronaut Anne McClain Available for Interviews Before First Spaceflight

Thu, 2018-11-01 09:16
NASA astronaut Anne McClain will be available at 9:30 a.m. EST Friday, Nov. 9, for live satellite interviews from Star City, Russia, before she launches to the International Space Station on her first spaceflight.
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NASA Invites Media to 16th SpaceX Cargo Launch to Space Station

Wed, 2018-10-31 11:00
Media accreditation now is open for the targeted Dec. 4 SpaceX launch from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) in Florida to deliver supplies, equipment and science investigations to the International Space Station.
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NASA Retires Kepler Space Telescope, Passes Planet-Hunting Torch

Tue, 2018-10-30 15:00
After nine years in deep space collecting data that indicate our sky to be filled with billions of hidden planets – more planets even than stars – NASA’s Kepler space telescope has run out of fuel needed for further science operations.
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NASA to Hold Media Call on Status of Kepler Space Telescope Today

Tue, 2018-10-30 07:00
NASA is hosting a media teleconference on the status of the Kepler space telescope today, Oct. 30, at 3 p.m. EDT.
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NASA Invites Media to View Orion Test Capsule and Recovery Hardware

Fri, 2018-10-26 13:38
Media are invited to see a test version of NASA’s Orion spacecraft, as well as the hardware that will be used to recover the spacecraft on its return from space, at 9 a.m. PST Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Naval Base San Diego.
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NASA to Host Briefing on November Mars InSight Landing

Thu, 2018-10-25 16:13
NASA's upcoming landing of the first-ever mission to study the heart of Mars will be the topic of a media briefing at 1:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Oct. 31 at NASA Headquarters in Washington.
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NASA Awards Library and Information Services Technical Support Contract

Thu, 2018-10-25 16:00
NASA has awarded the Goddard Library and Information Services Technical Support (GLISTS) contract to Select Federal Services, LLC of Sweetwater, Tennessee. The work will be performed at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.
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NASA Invites Media to Learn About Urban Air Mobility

Thu, 2018-10-25 15:07
NASA is inviting media to attend a two-day Urban Air Mobility Grand Challenge Industry Day beginning at 8 a.m. PDT Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront.
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Coming to America: Orion’s European Service Module Arrives for First Mission

Tue, 2018-10-23 14:42
NASA is inviting media to its Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 9 a.m. EST Friday, Nov. 16, for an event marking the arrival from Bremen, Germany, of the European Service Module – the powerhouse that will supply NASA’s Orion spacecraft with electricity, propulsion, thermal control, air and water.
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NASA Invites Media to Visit Nanocomp Technologies, Discuss Space Technology Partnership

Tue, 2018-10-23 12:43
Media are invited to tour Nanocomp Technologies in Merrimack, New Hampshire, at 10:45 a.m. EDT Monday, Oct. 29, and learn about a nanotechnology that could enable lighter spacecraft and launch vehicles, making spaceflight and exploration more affordable.
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NASA Invites Media to Northrop Grumman Cygnus Launch from Virginia

Wed, 2018-10-17 14:05
Media accreditation now is open for the launch from Virginia of Northrop Grumman’s 10th commercial resupply services mission to deliver NASA science investigations, supplies and equipment to the International Space Station aboard its Cygnus spacecraft.
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NASA to Host Briefings, Events for ICON Launch to Study Space Weather

Wed, 2018-10-17 13:32
NASA will host a series of media briefings leading up to the Friday, Oct. 26, launch of its Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission to study the dynamic zone high in the atmosphere where terrestrial weather from below meets space weather above.
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New NASA Podcast Shares ‘Invisible’ Stories of Spaceflight

Tue, 2018-10-16 14:30
Today, NASA released a new, limited-edition podcast called The Invisible Network, the first NASA podcast to embrace narrative storytelling. All six episodes can be downloaded and binged on NASA’s website, SoundCloud and Apple Podcasts.
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NASA Television to Air Live Interviews with Astronaut Nick Hague

Mon, 2018-10-15 18:05
NASA astronaut Nick Hague, who has returned home to Houston this weekend after his launch to the International Space Station was aborted, will be interviewed by media about his experience at 11 a.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 16.
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NASA Administrator Statement on Deputy Administrator Confirmation

Fri, 2018-10-12 13:03
Statement from NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine about the Senate confirmation of James Morhard as the agency’s deputy administrator
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Missouri, Colorado Students to Speak with Astronaut on Space Station

Fri, 2018-10-12 11:49
Elementary school students from Missouri and Colorado will talk live with an astronaut on the International Space Station next week.
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NASA to Air International Space Station Update Briefing Today

Thu, 2018-10-11 11:23
NASA will hold a news conference at noon EDT today, to provide a status update on the International Space Station following this morning’s Soyuz spacecraft abort during launch that ended with the safe landing of two Expedition 57 crew members.
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NASA Statement on Soyuz MS-10 Launch Abort

Thu, 2018-10-11 07:27
The following is a statement about Thursday’s Soyuz MS-10 launch abort to the International Space Station:
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NASA to Televise Two Spacewalks, Preview Briefing

Tue, 2018-10-09 15:29
Astronauts on the International Space Station will conduct spacewalks Friday, Oct. 19, and Thursday, Oct. 25, to continue power system upgrades, and experts will preview the work during a news conference Tuesday, Oct. 16, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
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