Archive for "Nasa News"

NASA to Pay Tribute to Fallen Heroes with Day of Remembrance

Jan 24

NASA will honor members of the NASA family who lost their lives while furthering the cause of exploration and discovery, including the crews of Apollo 1 and space shuttles Challenger and Columbia, during the agency’s annual Day of Remembrance Thursday,…

2020 FIRST Robotics Kickoff Event Returns to Rocket City Jan. 4

Jan 2

More than 260 students are expected to attend the 2020 FIRST Robotics kickoff event Jan. 4, starting 8:30 a.m. at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

NASA Selects Informal Learning Institutions to Engage Next Generation

Dec 17

NASA’s Teams Engaging Affiliated Museums and Informal Institutions (TEAM II) program has selected four informal education organizations to promote STEM learning and help inspire the next generation of explorers.

NASA Named Best Place to Work in Federal Government for 8th Straight Year

Dec 17

For the eighth consecutive year, NASA has been selected by the Partnership for Public Service as the Best Place to Work in Government. The rankings, announced Tuesday, reflect NASA’s unified focus and dedication to sending humans farther into space than ever before, and the agency’s highest employee satisfaction results since this index was develop

Interns Express Themselves Through NASA Projects

Nov 20

Interns Express Themselves Through NASA Projects

NASA, University of Alabama to Collaborate on Advanced, In-space Manufacturing

Nov 8

NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, is expanding its partnership with the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, to collaborate on advanced and in-space manufacturing.

NASA Administrator Invites Public to Update on Agency’s Return to Moon

Oct 22

The public is invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine at 9:40 a.m. EDT Friday, Oct. 25, for an update on the agency’s Artemis program and the critical role international partnerships have in returning astronauts to the Moon and going on to Mars.

IAC 2019: Where NASA STEM, Young Professionals, Students and YOU Fit In

Oct 22

The International Astronautical Congree welcomes students from all over the world, granting them opportunities to present research, gain new insight and ideas, and network with space policy professionals from around the globe.

Women in STEM: Reflecting on the Past, Present and Future

Oct 18

Women in STEM: Reflecting on the Past, Present and Future

IAC Spotlight: Micro-g NExT Paving the Way from the Classroom to the Space Station

Oct 17

Micro-g NExT challenges undergraduate students to design, build, and test a tool or device that addresses a space exploration challenge. The overall experience includes hands-on engineering design, test operations and public outreach.