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Santa Maria Times
VIDEO: Al Bowers, NASA chief scientist, speaks to students at Pioneer Valley about a future in the sciencesAl Bowers, chief scientist at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edward
Santa Maria Times / Posted yesterday
Al Bowers, chief scientist at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center at Edwards Air Force Base, spoke to Pioneer Valley High School students interested in pursuing careers in engineering or aeronautics. We talked to Bowers in between presentations... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Dream Chaser Passes Major NASA Milestone After Free-Flight TestReturn Of Cargo Services To Earth Via Runway Landing Sierra Nevada Corporation
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
Return Of Cargo Services To Earth Via Runway Landing Sierra Nevada Corporation’s (SNC) Dream Chaser program passed a major NASA milestone for its Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCAP) contract with the completion of a successful... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
John Young, Legendary Moonwalker And Shuttle Commander, Dead At 87moon and then walked on its cratered surface before commanding two space shuttl
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 14 days ago
moon and then walked on its cratered surface before commanding two space shuttle missions, including the program's maiden flight -- has died, ending one of the most storied careers in space history. NASA confirmed the death early Saturday on... Read more
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CBS News
John Young, legendary astronaut, dead at 87moon and then walked on its cratered surface before commanding two space shuttl
CBS News / Posted 14 days ago
moon and then walked on its cratered surface before commanding two space shuttle missions, including the program's maiden flight -- has died, ending one of the most storied careers in space history. NASA confirmed the death early Saturday on... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NASA's Flying Observatory SOFIA To Explore Magnetic Universe And BeyondFourth Full Year Of Operations For The Modified 747 NASA’s Stratospheric Obser
The Aero-News Network / Posted 15 days ago
Fourth Full Year Of Operations For The Modified 747 NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, is preparing for its 2018 observing campaign, which will include observations of celestial magnetic fields, star-forming regions,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
‘Space brat’ Larry Harvey focused on how space can enhance medical researchwith the idea of exploring space. The self-described “space brat” was the son
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
with the idea of exploring space. The self-described “space brat” was the son of an engineer who worked on projects for NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration). His family lived in Brevard County, near what is now the Kennedy Space... Read more
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The Space Review
2018 may (almost) be the year for commercial human suborbital spaceflightFor years, advocates of commercial human suborbital spaceflight have argued tha
The Space Review / Posted 18 days ago
For years, advocates of commercial human suborbital spaceflight have argued that a new era in commercial spaceflight was right around the corner. Vehicles carrying people, either for tourism or for research, would soon enter service, they claimed,... Read more

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