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October 19, 2017

Community Invited To Groundbreaking For CU Aerospace Engineering Building October 26 October 19, 2017 – CU Boulder invites students, faculty, staff, alumni and the community to a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, October 26, to kick off construction of a new…

October 18, 2017

Apollo 15 Astronaut Al Worden To Give Lecture At Colorado School Of Mines Oct. 23 October 18, 2017 – Astronaut Al Worden, one of only 24 humans to fly to the moon, will recount his experience as the Apollo 15…

October 16, 2017

Half-Lit Dione October 16, 2017 – Saturn’s moon Dione is captured in this view from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, half in shadow and half in light. Sinuous canyons carve interconnected paths across the moon’s icy landscape. Subtle variations in brightness hint…

October 12, 2017

Work Progresses On Orion Powerhouse For Crewed Mission October 12, 2017 – While engineers in Europe continue to outfit the Orion spacecraft’s service module for Exploration Mission-1 in preparation for shipment to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida next year,…

October 11, 2017

School Of Mines Graduate Student Selected For NASA Research Fellowship October 11, 2017 – A graduate student at Colorado School of Mines has been awarded a NASA research fellowship to study the use of electrochemical technology to convert the carbon…

October 9, 2017

Satellite Transmissions Cease, No Impact To Weather Mission October 9, 2017 – The Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Flight 19 ceased transmitting weather data after nearly three and a half years of operational service to Department of Defense and civilian agencies.…

October 3, 2017

World Space Week Takes Over The Space Foundation Discovery Center, Oct. 4 – 10 October 3, 2017 – The United Nations declared in 1999, that October 4 through October 10 each year would be recognized as World Space Week, a…

October 2, 2017

JPSS-1 Begins Final Preflight Processing October 2, 2017 – NOAA’s Joint Polar Satellite System-1 spacecraft has been removed from its shipping container in the Astrotech Payload Processing Facility at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, where it is being prepared…