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February 16, 2018

Maisel To Receive Rising Stars Award February 16, 2018 – Bernadette Maisel, Space Foundation Director – Program Initiatives, has been selected by the Colorado Springs Business Journal (CSBJ) to receive a Rising Stars Award, the city’s most prestigious award for…

February 14, 2018

Ball Aerospace Delivers Flight Cryocooler Early For NASA’s Landsat Mission February 14, 2018 – Ball Aerospace delivered the TIRS-2 Flight Cryocooler for the Landsat 9 TIRS-2 instrument ahead of schedule to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC). Achieving this milestone…

February 13, 2018

NASA’s Lunar Outpost Will Extend Human Presence In Deep Space February 13, 2018 – As NASA sets its sights on returning to the Moon, and preparing for Mars, the agency is developing new opportunities in lunar orbit to provide the…

February 12, 2018

Carbon In The Solar System Workshop February 12, 2018 – With recent results from the Pluto system, the Saturn system, Mercury, and nearly all points in between, NASA will hold a workshop to discuss and synthesize these results to improve…

February 9, 2018

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Preparing For Years Ahead February 9, 2018 – NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has begun extra stargazing to help the space agency accomplish advances in Mars exploration over the next decade. The spacecraft already has worked more…

February 8, 2018

The Winter ‘AstrOlympics’ Kick Off February 8, 2018 – As the athletes get set to compete in Pyeongchang, Korea, the public can explore the Olympic Games in a different way through an innovative project blending science and sports. “AstrOlympics” relates…

February 7, 2018

Orion AA-2 Crew Module Painted For Flight February 7, 2018 – The Orion crew module for the Ascent Abort Test 2 (AA-2) was transported from NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, to the Joint Base Langley-Eustis Friday, January 26,…

February 6, 2018

Hubble Probes Atmospheres Of Exoplanets In TRAPPIST-1 Habitable Zone February 6, 2018 – Astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have conducted the first spectroscopic survey of the Earth-sized planets (d, e, f, and g) within the habitable zone around the…