Posts Tagged ‘NASA’

Good Morning From the Space Station!

February 21, 2019 Leave a comment

Good morning to our beautiful world, said astronaut Anne McClain from aboard the Space Station on Feb. 21, 2019. via NASA
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Countdown to Calving at Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf

February 20, 2019 Leave a comment

Cracks growing across Antarctica’s Brunt Ice Shelf are poised to release an iceberg with an area about twice size of New York City. It is not yet clear how the remaining ice shelf will respond following the break, posing an uncertain future for scientific infrastructure and a human presence on the shelf that was first established in 1955. via NASA
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Eat. Breathe. Do Science. Sleep Later.

February 19, 2019 Leave a comment

Eat. Breathe. Do ccience. Sleep later. That’s the motto of Derrick Pitts, NASA Solar System Ambassador. via NASA
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NASA Glenn Keeps X-57 Cool

February 15, 2019 Leave a comment

NASA is preparing to explore electric-powered flight with the X-57 Maxwell, a unique all-electric aircraft which features 14 propellers along its wing. via NASA
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Astronauts Train for the Boeing Crew Flight Test

February 14, 2019 Leave a comment

This preflight image from Feb. 6, 2019, shows NASA astronauts Mike Fincke and Nicole Mann and Boeing astronaut Chris Ferguson during spacewalk preparations and training inside the Space Station Airlock Mockup at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. via NASA
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Taking a Look Back at Opportunity’s Record-Setting Mission

February 13, 2019 Leave a comment

NASA’s record-setting Opportunity rover mission on Mars comes to end. via NASA
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Robert Curbeam: Building the Space Station, Making History

February 12, 2019 Leave a comment

Robert Curbeam currently holds the record for the most spacewalks during a single spaceflight. via NASA
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