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Destination: History

February 20, 2018 Leave a comment

On Feb. 20, 1962, John Glenn made history by becoming the first U.S. astronaut to orbit the place we call home–planet Earth. via NASA
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Jupiter’s Swirling Cloud Formations

February 16, 2018 Leave a comment

See swirling cloud formations in the northern area of Jupiter’s north temperate belt in this new view taken by NASA’s Juno spacecraft. via NASA
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Clyde Foster

February 15, 2018 Leave a comment

In June 1975, Marshall management named Clyde Foster to the position of director of the Equal Opportunity Office where he directed and administered a comprehensive program to assure equal opportunity in the conduct of all operations undertaken by the Center and its contractors. via NASA
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An Icy Heart

February 14, 2018 Leave a comment

Operation IceBridge, NASA’s longest running survey of the state of polar ice, shattered records in 2017. via NASA
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Preparing for Space

February 13, 2018 Leave a comment

In this image from 2009, NASA astronaut Stephanie Wilson is attired in a training version of her shuttle launch and entry suit. via NASA
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The State of NASA

February 12, 2018 Leave a comment

Acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot discusses the fiscal year 2019 budget proposal during a State of NASA address Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. via NASA
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A View of the Winter Olympics From Above

February 9, 2018 Leave a comment

Since the Winter Olympics were first held in 1924, they only have been hosted twice in Asia, both times in Japan. This year the games will find a new home in South Korea, in the northeastern cities of Pyeongchang and Gangneung, visible in this natural-color image acquired on Jan. 26, 2018. via NASA
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