NASA has placed its Apollo-period launch site under a wholly novel administration. The staff of SpaceX will be responsible for handling the ins and outs of the launch pad.
Apr 17 2014, 1:14pm CDT
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Apr 7 2014, 12:57pm CDT
(Phys.org) —Engineers have taken a crucial step in preparing to test parts of NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket that will send humans to new destinations in the solar system. They installed on Thursday an RS-25 engine on the A-1 Test Stand at the agency's Stennis Space Center near Bay St. Loui ...
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French company Induct demos driverless shuttle Navia at CES gadget show
LAS VEGAS (AP) — French company...
Jan 6 2014, 8:56pm CST
Source: Channel News Asia
WASHINGTON: Orbital Sciences Corporation's unmanned cargo ship arrived Wednesday at the International Space Station carrying a load of food and equipment for the six-man crew at the research outpost.The vessel called Cygnus was grabbed by the space station's robotic arm at 6:36 am (1036 GMT) and completed the berthing procedure that attached the spaceship to the ISS at 1253 GMT, NASA said. "Cygnus is now hard-mated to the International Space Station's Harmony module, ...
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6 days ago, 8:53am CDT
The days when we will zip around in our own self-driving cars are still far, far away, but you might find that kind of...
Jan 6 2014, 7:16pm CST
A special piece of hardware called a low-profile diffuser is being designed, built and tested at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, for propellant tanks. The diffuser maintains the density and required flow rate of the propellant. Using a smaller diffuser can free up space to raise the liquid level -- potentially increasing the amount of payload that can be carried on future launch vehicles, like NASA's Space Launch System, or SLS. ...
Full article at: RedOrbit
Jul 15 2014, 5:22am CDT
Google Partnered with NASA to create the largest special collection of Street View imagery to date, totaling 6,000 panoramic views.
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