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NASA to Air Spacewalk to Swap Communications Antenna on Space Station

Fri, 11/12/2021 - 12:57
Two NASA astronauts will venture outside the International Space Station on Tuesday, Nov. 30, for a spacewalk to replace a faulty antenna system.

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 Astronauts Headed to International Space Station

Wed, 11/10/2021 - 22:08
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts are in orbit following their launch to the International Space Station on the third commercial crew rotation mission aboard the microgravity laboratory.

NASA to Provide Coverage of U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction

Wed, 11/10/2021 - 19:10
NASA will provide live coverage of the 2021 U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame induction ceremony at 11 a.m. EST on Saturday, Nov. 13.

NASA to Host Briefing on Laser Communications Demonstration

Wed, 11/10/2021 - 14:31
NASA will hold a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EST Tuesday, Nov. 16, to discuss the agency’s upcoming laser communications technology demonstration.

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 Astronauts to Discuss Mission, Splashdown

Wed, 11/10/2021 - 12:40
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 astronauts will answer questions about their International Space Station mission during a post-landing news conference at 9:15 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 15.

NASA Outlines Challenges, Progress for Artemis Moon Missions

Tue, 11/09/2021 - 18:43
In the first major Artemis update provided under the Biden-Harris Administration, NASA leadership discussed Tuesday the challenges and progress of America’s lunar exploration plans and reiterated a long-term commitment to exploring the Moon and sending astronauts to Mars.

NASA Awards Contract for Information Technology Support Services

Tue, 11/09/2021 - 16:12
NASA has awarded a task order under the General Services Administration (GSA) One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) contract to Halvik Corp. of Vienna, Virginia, to provide support to the agency’s Solutions for Enterprise-wide Procurement (SEWP) Program.

Coverage Update for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-3 Briefings, Events, Broadcasts

Tue, 11/09/2021 - 01:30
NASA will provide updated coverage of the upcoming launch and docking activities for the agency’s SpaceX Crew-3 mission, which will carry astronauts to the International Space Station.

Crew-2 Astronauts Safely Splash Down in Gulf of Mexico

Tue, 11/09/2021 - 00:03
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 astronauts safely splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Florida Monday aboard the Crew Dragon Endeavour spacecraft, completing the agency’s second long-duration commercial crew mission to the International Space Station.

NASA Participates in UN Climate Change Conference

Sat, 11/06/2021 - 10:53
NASA is participating in the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland, which began Oct. 31, and runs through Friday, Nov. 12.

Coverage Set for NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 Return to Earth

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 21:47
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 mission now is targeting a return to Earth no earlier than 7:14 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 8, with a splashdown off the coast of Florida.

Vice President Harris Visits NASA to See Vital Climate Science Work

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 20:17
The urgency of Earth science and climate studies took the spotlight Friday as Vice President Kamala Harris visited NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.

NASA, USGS Release First Landsat 9 Images

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 18:02
Landsat 9, a joint mission between NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) that launched Sept. 27, 2021, has collected its first light images of Earth.

NASA Selects New Mission to Study Storms, Impacts on Climate Models

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 14:25
NASA has selected a new Earth science mission that will study the behavior of tropical storms and thunderstorms, including their impacts on weather and climate models.

NASA Invites Media to Artemis Update

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 13:57
NASA will host a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EST Tuesday, Nov. 9, to provide an update on the agency’s exploration plans under Artemis.

Vice President Harris to Visit NASA Goddard Today, Deliver Live Remarks

Fri, 11/05/2021 - 10:49
Vice President Kamala Harris will visit NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland today, Nov. 5, to get a firsthand look at the agency’s work to combat the climate crisis and protect vulnerable communities.

NASA SpaceX Crew-2 to Discuss Station Mission, Upcoming Splashdown

Thu, 11/04/2021 - 14:21
NASA’s SpaceX Crew-2 astronauts will answer media questions about their time aboard the International Space Station at 12:30 p.m. EDT Friday, Nov. 5, as they prepare to return to Earth later this month.

NASA Statement on Artemis Lunar Lander Court Decision

Thu, 11/04/2021 - 13:29
NASA was notified Thursday that the U.S. Court of Federal Claims denied Blue Origin’s bid protest, upholding NASA’s selection of SpaceX to develop and demonstrate a modern human lunar lander.

NASA to Provide Coverage of Human Spaceflight Health Symposium

Tue, 11/02/2021 - 15:50
NASA will provide live coverage of its Spaceflight for Everybody virtual symposium, an event aimed at communicating the current state of NASA spaceflight health knowledge.

ASTRO CAMP Team at Stennis Reaches Out to Children of Migrant Workers

Tue, 11/02/2021 - 12:00
This summer, the NASA ASTRO CAMP Collaborative Partners (ACCP) team seated at Stennis Space Center went beyond usual efforts to reach large nontraditional audiences, most specifically children of Hispanic migrant workers in Yuma, Arizona.