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  • newPresident Signs Space Policy Directive - 2
    Keith's further update: The President has signed SPD-2. Larger image. - Space Policy Directive-2 (Full Text) Keith's update: The signing of SPD-2 by the President has been delayed until later today. Stay tuned. Keith's 9:55 am note: Notes from...
    - 4 hours ago 24 May 18, 9:00pm -
  • newThe Evolution Of Jim Bridenstine
    I fought Jim Bridenstine to run NASA because he was a climate denier. He has since changed his mind, and has confirmed that climate change is caused by humans. This is an act of common sense and courage. Thank...
    - 6 hours ago 24 May 18, 7:11pm -
  • newNASA's Chief Information Officer Is Not Doing Their Job (Update)
    Audit of NASA's Information Technology Supply Chain Risk Management , NASA OIG "While NASA has improved its supply chain risk management efforts since the process was first mandated in 2013, we identified pervasive weaknesses in the Agency's internal…
    - 12 hours ago 24 May 18, 1:17pm -
  • Bridenstine's First Hearing As Administrator
    Hearing: Review of the FY2019 Budget Request for NASA FWIW @NASA Administrator @JimBridenstine has certainly been paying attention to the people who prepared him for today's hearing. No peering down at notes or leaning back to have staff whisper in..…
    - 1 day ago 23 May 18, 7:36pm -
  • What Happens When A Camera Gets Too Close To A Launch
    @NASA photographer Bill Ingalls is one of the best in the business. His launch photos are legendary. But he put this remote camera just a tad too close to the pad. Extreme closeup gone bad! Guessing warranty doesn't cover...
    - 2 days ago 23 May 18, 12:29pm -
  • NASA JSC's Warp Drive Flops During Independent Tests
    NASA's 'Impossible' Space Engine Tested--Here Are the Results, National Geographic "The 'thrust' is not coming from the EmDrive, but from some electromagnetic interaction," the team reports in a proceeding for a recent conference on space propulsion.…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 18, 5:40pm -
  • NASA Still Has Big Unresolved Cybersecurity Issues
    GAO: NASA Information Technology: Urgent Action Needed to Address Significant Management and Cybersecurity Weaknesses "The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has not yet effectively implemented leading practices for information tech…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 18, 5:09pm -
  • Elon Musk Is Earth's Number One Disruptor
    How Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX beat Boeing to become a $28 billion aerospace juggernaut, CNBC "SpaceX has upended the rocket industry, making founder Elon Musk the world's most disruptive space pioneer. The visionary entrepreneur is bent on bu…
    - 2 days ago 22 May 18, 3:35pm -
  • Jurczyk Named As NASA Associate Administrator
    Steve Jurczyk Appointed NASA Associate Administrator; Krista Paquin Retires; Melanie W. Saunders Named Acting Deputy Associate Administrator "NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has named Steve Jurczyk as associate administrator, the agency's highest-…
    - 3 days ago 21 May 18, 7:42pm -
  • A Close Look At A Crewed Dragon
    SpaceX Crew Dragon ship in anechoic chamber for EMI testing before being sent to @NASA Plum Brook vacuum chamber— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 21, 2018...
    - 3 days ago 21 May 18, 5:57pm -
  • NASA Starts The Week With A Commercial Launch From Virginia
    NASA Sends New Research on Orbital ATK Mission to Space Station "Astronauts soon will have new experiments to conduct related to emergency navigation, DNA sequencing and ultra-cold atom research when the research arrives at the International Space St…
    - 4 days ago 21 May 18, 11:01am -
  • SLS Plumbing Is Full Of Paraffin Wax. Oops.
    Contamination found in SLS engine tubing, SpaceNews "At a May 17 meeting of the Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP) at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, panel member Don McErlean said the committee had been briefed on a "late development" with the...
    - 6 days ago 18 May 18, 6:28pm -
  • School Shooting Near NASA JSC
    I'm devastated to hear of the tragic shooting in Texas near our @NASA_Johnson facility. My family and I are praying for the students, teachers and the entire Santa Fe community.— Jim Bridenstine (@JimBridenstine) May 18, 2018...
    - 6 days ago 18 May 18, 4:40pm -
  • Bridenstine On Climate Change: Humans Cause It. NASA Studies It.
    Trump's new NASA head: Humans contributing in 'major way' to climate change, The Hill "President Trump's newly minted head of NASA said Thursday that climate change is happening and humans are contributing to it in a "major way." Jim Bridenstine,...
    - 6 days ago 18 May 18, 4:34pm -
  • Senators Tell White House: We Decide The Future Of ISS
    Cruz, Nelson: Congress, And Only Congress, WIll Decide When To End Funding For ISS, Space Policy Online "Cruz grilled Bill Gerstenmaier, NASA's Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, on why NASA missed the statutory deadline to…
    - 6 days ago 18 May 18, 1:58pm -

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The Gum Nebula Expanse
The Gum Nebula Expanse
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Spiral Galaxy NGC 4038 in Collision
Spiral Galaxy NGC 4038 in Collision
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Craters and Shadows at the Lunar Terminator
Craters and Shadows at the Lunar Terminator
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Jupiter Cloud Animation from Juno
Jupiter Cloud Animation from Juno
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In the Heart of the Tarantula Nebula
In the Heart of the Tarantula Nebula
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Reflections of Venus and Moon
Reflections of Venus and Moon
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