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May 15, 2017

Media Invited To View Ground Test Of Orion Launch Abort Motor May 15, 2017 – On June 15, NASA, Lockheed Martin and Orbital ATK will conduct the first of three qualification ground tests of the launch abort motor that will…

May 12, 2017

Supercomputer Can Shed Light On Sunspot Formation May 12, 2017 – The SPOTSIM project, which studies the formation of sunspots, has been awarded competed time on the Mare Nostrum supercomputer in Spain. The awarded resources amount to 20 million CPU…

May 11, 2017

CU Boulder, Harris Join Forces To Boost Research In Space Antennas, Radar, Universal Exploration May 11, 2017 – The University of Colorado Boulder and Harris Corporation have announced a new master research agreement. The agreement solidifies the relationship between Harris…

May 10, 2017

U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School Applications Due June 16 May 10, 2017 – Application packages for the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School selection board are due by June 2, 2017. Read More RRCC Awarded CCCS Innovation Grant For…

May 4, 2017

Space Foundation Is Now Accepting Nominations For Space Technology Hall Of Fame May 4, 2017 – The Space Foundation is seeking nominations for induction into the prestigious Space Technology Hall of Fame® in 2018. This international program honors innovations by…

May 1, 2017

NASA Taking A Fresh Look At Next Generation Space Telescope Plans May 1, 2017 – NASA is initiating an independent, external review over the next several months on the scope of the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) project to…

April 21, 2017

Cascading Post-Coronal Loops April 21, 2017 – An active region of the sun that had just rotated into view blasted out a coronal mass ejection, which was immediately followed by a bright series of post-coronal loops seeking to reorganize that…

April 20, 2017

Hubble Observes First Multiple Images Of Explosive Distance Indicator April 20, 2017 – An international team, led by astronomers from the Stockholm University, Sweden, has discovered a distant type Ia supernova, called iPTF16geu — it took the light 4.3 billion…