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Space telescope primary mirror fully assembled

NASA photograph by Chriss GunnInside a massive clean room at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., the James Webb Space Telescope...

NASA inspires teachers

Photograph by Linda KC ReynoldsStoked and inspired -- Oro Grande High School teacher Mark Gutierrez grabs a poster after a NASA workshop. Gutierrez...

New, improved Orion Crew Module arrives at Kennedy

The Lockheed Martin and NASA Orion team has secured the 2,700-pound Exploration Mission-1 Orion crew module into its structural assembly tool, also known as...

Pentagon defends use of Russian engines to launch satellites

Senior Pentagon officials Jan. 27 sought to defend the use of Russian-made rocket engines to send U.S. military satellites into space, telling exasperated lawmakers...

Raytheon awarded $564 million contract for Joint Polar Satellite System instruments

Raytheon has received a $564 million contract modification award from NASA for two satellite sensors as part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's...

NASA remembers its fallen heroes, 30th anniversary of Challenger accident

NASA photograph by Bill IngallsNASA Administrator Charles Bolden and his wife Alexis lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier as...

SpaceX launches satellite, but fails booster landing again

Photograph by Peter MerlinA SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket stands poised to carry the Jason-3 satellite into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The...

AFOSR awards grants to 56 recipients through its Young Investigator Research...

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research announced Jan. 14 that it will award approximately $20.6 million in grants to 56 scientists and engineers...

NASA awards ISS cargo transport contracts

Orbital ATK photographOrbital ATK's Cygnus cargo spacecraft NASA has awarded three cargo contracts to ensure the critical science, research and technology demonstrations that are...

Lockheed Martin team delivers second lightning tracker for NOAA weather satellite

Lockheed Martin photographThe second Geostationary Lightning Mapper undergoes final testing in Lockheed Martin’s Denver location, where technicians will integrate it with the GOES-S...