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NASA to Start Arctic Climate Research Project; Bill Smith Comments

NASA photo NASA is set to deploy a research team onboard a C-130 aircraft over the Arctic to investigate the impact of changes in sea ice level on the region’s climate. The Arctic ...
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Michael Gazarik: NASA Chooses 23 Small Business-Led Space Tech Projects

NASA has chosen 23 out of 32 proposals from U.S. small businesses for a program aimed at helping the agency build new platforms to support future space missions. The selected teams ...
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NASA Picks Five Aerospace Concept Study Proposals; Michael Gazarik Comments

NASA has selected five technology proposals for a program to conduct further studies on various aerospace concepts. The space agency picked the proposals based on an independent peer ...
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NASA to Launch Nanosatellites for Global Warming Research; Jeff Piepmeier Comments

NASA Image NASA is looking to use small satellites for a program that the space agency hopes will help scientists depict global warming using computer models, Mashable reported Friday. Andrew ...
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NASA Selects University of Maryland, Jet Propulsion Lab for Earth Venture Instrument Program

NASA has selected proposals from the University of Maryland and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory to build instruments for the International Space Station that will be used to observe ...
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Goddard Center Seeks Info on Energy-Efficient Data Center Tools

NASA‘s Goddard Space Flight Center is seeking information on retrofit and containerized data center tools to drive energy efficiency and returns on investment over a short-term, ...
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NASA to Reposition Mars Orbiters as ‘Siding Spring’ Comet Approaches Planet; Rich Zurek Comments

NASA is preparing to position its Mars orbiters on the opposite side of the Red Planet in time before the comet Siding Spring passes by the planet on Oct. 19. The comet’s nucleus ...
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NASA Seeks Info on Mars-Orbiting Telecom Satellites; John Grunsfeld Comments

NASA Image NASA is seeking information on commercial telecommunications satellites the agency plans to launch into the Mars orbit for future exploration missions in the planet. The ...
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NASA Pilots Fly U-2 ‘Spy Plane’ Civil Variant for Polar Data Collection

Two NASA research pilots separately flew a civil variant of the U-2 military reconnaissance aircraft last week to study diminishing sea-ice levels in the Arctic region, Alaska Dispatch ...
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MDA receives $6.6 add-on to NASA contract for OSIRIS-REx mission

  MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., recently announced it has been awarded an additional $6.6 million from the Canadian Space Agency for NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission, ...