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NASA Awards Contract for Information Technology Support

May 14th 2021 at 15:48
NASA has selected Banner Quality Management Inc. (BQMI) and Peerless Technologies Corporation, a joint venture located in Fairview Park, Ohio, to provide information technology solutions in support of agency missions and programs.

Space Station Science Highlights: Week of May 10, 2021

May 14th 2021 at 14:00
Research conducted by crew members aboard the ISS included studies of how probiotics affect immune function.

NASA Armstrong Wins Major Safety Award

It matters how safety is approached every day, but even more so when conditions are dynamic, the requirements are challenging and it’s uncertain what’s coming next.

Texas, Minnesota, Ohio Students to Hear from Astronauts in Space

May 14th 2021 at 11:47
Students from several states across the nation will have an opportunity next week to hear from astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

Texas, Minnesota, Ohio Students to Hear from Astronauts in Space

May 14th 2021 at 11:47
Students from several states across the nation will have an opportunity next week to hear from astronauts aboard the International Space Station.

New NASA Data Sheds (Sun) Light on Climate Models

May 14th 2021 at 10:25
Scientists at the University of Michigan, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, and University of Colorado Boulder recently used TSIS-1 SSI data in a global climate model for the first time.

Gravity Assist: Always an Astronaut, with Ken Bowersox

In some ways, spaceflight changes you forever,” says Ken Bowersox. Since he was 7 years old, Ken knew he wanted to become an astronaut. In his astronaut career, he participated in many exciting missions, including an extended stay on the International Space Station.

Trailblazing International Partnerships

NASA’s International Space Station program manager Joel Montalbano gathers with leaders from partner space agencies during a panel to discuss the importance and evolution of the international partnership and collaboration that has enabled more than 20 years of continuous human presence aboard the orbiting laboratory. HWHAP Episode 195.

Hubble Spots a Cosmic Cloud’s Silver Lining

May 14th 2021 at 09:45
This image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope showcases the emission nebula NGC 2313.

Hubble Spots a Cosmic Cloud’s Silver Lining

May 14th 2021 at 09:45
This image taken with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope showcases the emission nebula NGC 2313.

ISS Daily Summary Report – 5/13/2021

May 13th 2021 at 12:00
Payloads: Celestial Immunity: The crew gathered the appropriate hardware and performed the second sampling for the gamma experiment wells, and the first sampling for the delta experiment wells. The samples were transferred to the Minus Eighty Laboratory Freezer for ISS (MEFLI) to be preserved for return to the ground for analysis. This project seeks to …

Atmospheric Scientist Jie Gong

April 20th 2021 at 11:06
As an atmospheric scientist, Jie Gong explores ice clouds and other frozen precipitation like snow.

NASA Sheds New Light on Known Pilot Breathing Issues in Jet Aircraft

Pilots who fly high-performance jet aircraft use oxygen masks and other equipment to help them breathe when flying and maneuvering at high altitudes.

NASA Invests $105 Million in US Small Business Technology Development

May 13th 2021 at 15:38
NASA has a long history of supporting America’s entrepreneurs as they develop technologies from ideas to commercial readiness. The agency’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is furthering that legacy with 140 new Phase II awards to 127 U.S. small businesses that will help them move their innovations to market.

Can Space Gardening Help Astronauts Cope With Isolation?

May 13th 2021 at 12:51
Space gardening can help astronauts enhance their diet with fresh produce. A NASA study examines whether tending to plants can also uplift crew moods.

NASA’s National Campaign Dry Run Tests Conclude

An Integrated Dry Run test using a helicopter for NASA’s Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) National Campaign has ended and the project is now preparing for flight tests with Joby Aviation’s air taxi vehicle

NASA’s National Campaign Dry Run Tests Conclude

An Integrated Dry Run test using a helicopter for NASA’s Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) National Campaign has ended and the project is now preparing for flight tests with Joby Aviation’s air taxi vehicle

Project Examines How to Water Plants in Space

Watering plants in space for proper growth is challenge in microgravity.

Up-Close View of NASA’s X-59 Engine Inlet

A technician is working on the engine inlet of NASA’s X-59 Quiet Supersonic Technology (QueSST) aircraft.

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