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NASA Awards Evaluations, Assessments, Studies, Services Support Contract - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00 EDT

NASA has announced the selection of Cornell Technical Services, LLC, in Columbia, Maryland, to provide support for NASA's Science Office for Mission Assessments at the agency’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia.

NASA Awards Contract for Consolidated Facility, Maintenance Services - Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:00 EDT

NASA has awarded the Synergy-Achieving Consolidated Operations and Maintenance (SACOM) contract to Syncom Space Service LLC of Fort Worth, Texas.

NASA’s New Horizons Spacecraft Stays the Course to Pluto - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:33 EDT

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is getting a final “all clear” as it speeds closer to its historic July 14 flyby of Pluto and the dwarf planet’s five moons.

NASA Awards Earth Science Data and Information Contract - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:50 EDT

NASA has awarded the Earth Observing System Data and Information System (EOSDIS) Evolution and Development (EED)-2 contract to Raytheon Company of Riverdale, Maryland.

NASA Takes to Kansas Skies to Study Nighttime Thunderstorms - Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:13 EDT

NASA has joined a multi-agency field campaign studying summer storm systems in the U.S. Great Plains to find out why they often form after the sun goes down instead of during the heat of the day.

NASA Signs Scientific and Education Agreements with Brazil - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:17 EDT

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Brazilian Space Agency (AEB) President José Raimundo Braga Coelho have signed agreements to further research into heliophysics and space weather and to enhance global climate study and educational opportunities.

NASA TV Coverage Set for Space Station Cargo Ship Launch and Docking - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:24 EDT

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of an unpiloted Russian resupply ship to the International Space Station (ISS).

NASA Astronaut Preps for First Space Station Mission, Available for Media Interviews - Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:08 EDT

NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren, who is making final preparations for his launch next month on his first mission to the International Space Station, will be available for live satellite interviews from 8 to 9 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 7.

NASA Invites Media to Tour VIPR, Aeronautics Research Project - Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:36 EDT

NASA will host a behind-the-scenes tour of the Vehicle Integrated Propulsion Research (VIPR) project at the agency’s Armstrong Flight Research Center in California on Thursday, July 9.

NASA Administrator Statement on the Loss of SpaceX CRS-7 - Sun, 28 Jun 2015 12:08 EDT

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the loss Sunday of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services 7 (CRS-7) mission.