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  • newToday's Media Telecon With Bridenstine
    Keith's note: Notes from Today's press event with NASA Administrator Bridenstine: - The decision to reassign Bill Gerstenmaier and others was made by Jim Bridenstine. He did not consult the President or Vice President about this personnel issue. -...
    - 2 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 10:40pm -
  • newForward To The Moon
    Forward To The Moon, Jim Bridenstine, Explorers Journal (Explorers Club) "I am the first NASA administrator to have never seen humans walk on another world. I intend to be the only administrator with that distinction. Right now there are more...
    - 2 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 10:12pm -
  • newMike Griffin Is Not Making Friends In The Pentagon (Update: Or In Congress)
    'Smartest guy in the room': Pentagon R&D chief under fire after controversial firings, Inside Defense "Key lawmakers are closely examining the behavior and decision-making of the Defense Department's technology chief, spurred by high-profile personne…
    - 3 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 9:22pm -
  • newSpaceX Releases Crew Dragon Explosion Statement
    SpaceX In-Flight Abort Static Fire Test Anomaly Investigation Statement "Initial data reviews indicated that the anomaly occurred approximately 100 milliseconds prior to ignition of Crew Dragon's eight SuperDraco thrusters and during pressurization o…
    - 5 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 7:32pm -
  • newAbout That Trump Space Event ...
    So the whole Trump space thing on 19 July is now evaporating - or maybe it is not. #rumor #gossip #hearsay #staytuned #apollo50— NASA Watch (@NASAWatch) July 15, 2019...
    - 5 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 7:22pm -
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    - 6 hours ago 15 Jul 19, 6:47pm -
  • Book Review: "Eight Years To The Moon"
    Book Review: "Eight Years To The Moon" "Half a century ago we went to the Moon. We went from no human spaceflight capability to the ability to land people on another world in 8 years. "Eight Years To The Moon"...
    - 1 day ago 14 Jul 19, 7:46pm -
  • Is This What Will Actually Make Artemis Happen?
    Transcript: NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on "Face the Nation," July 14, 2019, CBS CBS: "So the first steps [on the Moon] in 2024 will be by a woman?" Bridenstine: "That's the goal." Women are less supportive of space exploration, but...
    - 1 day ago 14 Jul 19, 6:34pm -
  • Trump's Real Goal Is Mars
    Following @RealDonaldTrump's tweet, "NASA should NOT be talking about going to the moon," Bridenstine talked to POTUS, who agreed the US has to go to the moon 1st, but wants "generational achievement that will inspire all Americans" - planting the...
    - 1 day ago 14 Jul 19, 4:49pm -
  • Public Opinion Pivots Toward Mars
    For First Time, Majority in U.S. Backs Human Mission to Mars, Gallup "Americans' views about landing an astronaut on Mars have shifted, with a majority now favoring the idea for the first time since 1969 and 1999, when majorities opposed...
    - 2 days ago 13 Jul 19, 5:42pm -
  • NASA Admits That SLS Is A "Jobs Program". Wow. Who Knew?
    NASA Moves Forward With Plans For Multi-Billion-Dollar Moon Rocket, NPR "[NASA SLS Core Stage Manufacturing Manager Chad] BRYANT: Think of it as a jobs program. So we're taking - all of the funding that is given us to build this...
    - 2 days ago 13 Jul 19, 3:16pm -
  • Is There Another NASA Destination Pivot Ahead? (Update)
    The date for the President's @NASA-related event on Moon->Mars issues is 19 July. Location is still TBD (but not in Texas). Odds are that this may be something at the White House itself - like the Nat'l Space Council event...
    - 2 days ago 13 Jul 19, 3:00pm -
  • Gerstenmaier Out As HEOMD AA
    Leadership Changes in Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA Memo As you know, NASA has been given a bold challenge to put the first woman and the next man on the Moon by 2024, with a focus on the...
    - 5 days ago 11 Jul 19, 1:07am -
  • NASA JPL Engineers Design Other-Worldly Climbing Robots
    For Climbing Robots, the Sky's the Limit, NASA "Robots can drive on the plains and craters of Mars, but what if we could explore cliffs, polar caps and other hard-to-reach places on the Red Planet and beyond? Designed by engineers...
    - 5 days ago 11 Jul 19, 1:06am -
  • House Hearing On NASA's ISS Plans
    Hearing: A Review of NASA's Plans for the International Space Station and Future Activities in Low Earth Orbit "Location: 10:00 AM 2318 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC, US, 20515" Watch live. - Statement of Chair Kendra Horn (D-OK) of..…
    - 5 days ago 10 Jul 19, 1:02pm -


NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day

The Space Station Crosses a Spotless Sun
The Space Station Crosses a Spotless Sun
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Eagle Aurora over Norway
Eagle Aurora over Norway
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The Eagle Rises
The Eagle Rises
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Magellanic Galaxy NGC 55
Magellanic Galaxy NGC 55
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The Ghost of Jupiter s Halo
The Ghost of Jupiter s Halo
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4000 Exoplanets
4000 Exoplanets
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