Tag Archives: New Horizons

SETI Institute Awarded New NASA Contract to Support Planetary Protection

SETI Institute

California-based SETI Institute has secured a contract to help NASA implement standards across the space agency's planetary protection efforts. SETI Institute will help the agency's Office of Planetary Protection report on biological cleanliness, review technical matters, administer training, inform the masses about these efforts and develop implementation guidelines, NASA said Saturday.

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USPS Unveils Stamps of NASA’s Pluto Exploration, Planet Images

The U.S. Postal Service has launched two sets of “Forever” stamps that depict images from NASA‘s New Horizons Pluto probe as well as photos of the eight planets. USPS said Tuesday the first-day-of-issue dedication ceremony for the Pluto—Explored! and Views of Our Planets stamps was held at the World Stamp Show-NY 2016. “In 1991, the Postal Service …

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