Category: NASA

NASA and Crayola Collaborate to Bring Creativity Into Classrooms, Other Learning Environments

NASA and Crayola Education are collaborating to infuse art and creativity with the unique teachings of space. As part of its mission to inspire the world through discovery, the agency is leveraging its compelling science, technology, engineering, and math content with Crayola’s work to bring creativity into classrooms and other learning environments. […]

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WATCH: NASA’s International Satellite to Track Impacts of Small Ocean Currents

Though climate change is driving sea-level rise over time, researchers also believe that differences in surface height from place to place in the ocean can affect Earth’s climate. […]

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SpaceX’s 25th Cargo Resupply Mission to International Space Station Set June 7

Liftoff of the cargo Dragon spacecraft on a Falcon 9 rocket is targeted for 11:30 a.m. EDT Tuesday, June 7, from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. This is SpaceX’s 25th cargo resupply mission for NASA to the International Space Station. […]

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NASA Plans to Conduct Another Attempt of Wet Dress Rehearsal in Early June

NASA’s SLS rocket and Orion spacecraft arrived back at Kennedy’s Vehicle Assembly Building on April 26 after a 10-hour journey from launch pad 39B. NASA plans to conduct another attempt of the wet dress rehearsal in early June to demonstrate the ability to load propellant into the tanks and conduct a full launch countdown ahead of the Artemis I launch this summer. […]

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NASA’s SpaceX Dragon Crew-3 Successfully Undocks from International Space Station

The SpaceX Dragon Endurance spacecraft with NASA astronauts Kayla Barron, Raja Chari, and Tom Marshburn, as well as ESA astronaut Matthias Maurer inside undocked from the forward port of the International Space Station’s Harmony module at 1:20 a.m. EDT to complete a nearly six-month science mission. […]

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NASA’s SpaceX Dragon Crew-4 Astronauts Dock Autonomously to ISS Harmony Module

NASA astronauts Kjell Lindgren, Bob Hines, and Jessica Watkins, and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti arrived at the International Space Station Wednesday, April 27, as the SpaceX Dragon Freedom docked to the complex at 7:37 p.m. EDT while the spacecraft were flying about 261 miles above the Pacific Ocean. […]

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Eau Gallie High’s Aerospace and Aircraft Assembly Program Assembling Wheels for Moon Mining Machine

Under the guidance of NASA engineers, Eau Gallie’s Aerospace and Aircraft Assembly program is working on assembling the wheels for a Moon mining machine. More than 250 students in the program will participate in this effort over the next several years. […]

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NASA, SpaceX Axiom Mission 1 Undocking Postponed to Sunday, International Space Station Undergoes Reboost

At the conclusion of a weather briefing ahead of today’s planned undocking, NASA, Axiom Space, and SpaceX teams elected to wave off today’s undocking attempt due to a diurnal low wind trough which has been causing marginally high winds at the splashdown sites. […]

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NASA Prepares for Undocking, Departure of Axiom Mission 1 From Space Station April 23

NASA will provide live coverage of the undocking and departure of the Axiom Mission 1 (Ax-1) prior to its return to Earth from the International Space Station. […]

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NASA, Partners Develop ‘Lunar Backpack’ Technology to Aid New Moon Explorers

Imagine a mountaineering expedition in a wholly uncharted environment, where the hikers had the ability to generate a real-time 3D map of the terrain. NASA researchers and their industry partners have developed a remote-sensing mapping system set to aid explorers in the most isolated wilderness imaginable: the airless wastes at the South Pole of the Moon. […]

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NASA Selects Six American Satellite Providers to Collaborate On Space Communications Project

NASA selected six American satellite communications (SATCOM) providers on April 20 to begin developing and demonstrating near-Earth space communication services that may support future agency missions. […]

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NASA Set to Discuss the Next Wet Dress Rehearsal Test for Artemis I Moon Mission

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EDT on Monday, April 18, to discuss the status of the next wet dress rehearsal test of the agency’s Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft at Launch Complex 39B at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida ahead of the uncrewed Artemis I lunar mission. […]

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NASA to Discuss Wet Dress Rehearsal, Initial Findings From Artemis Moon Mission Modified Test

NASA will hold a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EDT on Friday, April 15, to discuss the wet dress rehearsal test of the agency’s Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft at Launch Complex 39B at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida ahead of the uncrewed Artemis I lunar mission. […]

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NASA Prepares for Launch of SpaceX Crew-4 Mission to the International Space Station

NASA’s SpaceX Crew-4 mission sending astronauts to the International Space Station is targeted for 5:26 a.m. EDT Saturday, April 23, from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The Crew Dragon spacecraft, dubbed by Crew-4 as Freedom, is scheduled to dock at the space station at 6 a.m. Sunday, April 24. […]

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