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Connie Moore and Sheva Moore: Keepers of NASA's Imagery

Fri, 02/21/2020 - 08:23
Connie Moore (left) and Sheva Moore are not related but they share a passion for helping the public find just the right image or film clip for projects.
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Celebrating John Glenn's Historic Mission

Thu, 02/20/2020 - 09:27
On February 20, 1962, NASA launched one of the most important flights in American history.
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Jupiter's Equator

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 09:57
Thick white clouds are present in this JunoCam image of Jupiter's equatorial zone.
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Kenneth Harris: From Teen Intern to Engineer

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 05:33
In this image, Kenneth Harris II works in the clean room at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.
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Spitzer's View of the Tarantula Nebula

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 09:58
This image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope shows the Tarantula Nebula in three wavelengths of infrared light, each represented by a different color.
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Cargo Craft Named After 1st Black Astronaut Slated to Head to Station

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 10:39
A Northrop Grumman Antares rocket carrying a Cygnus resupply spacecraft is seen horizontal on Pad-0A for the final cargo load, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020.
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Bernard Harris: The First African American to Perform a Spacewalk

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 09:25
Twenty-five years ago in Feb. 1995, astronaut Bernard Harris became the first African American to perform a spacewalk.
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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine Discusses 2021 Budget

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 14:14
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine discusses the fiscal year 2021 budget proposal during a State of NASA address,.
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Launch of the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 00:13
Launch of the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter mission to study the Sun from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Feb. 9, 2020.
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Northrop Grumman Cargo Mission Awaits Launch

Sun, 02/09/2020 - 09:46
Northrop Grumman’s 13th contracted cargo resupply mission with NASA to the International Space Station will deliver about 7,500 pounds of science and research, crew supplies and vehicle hardware to the orbital laboratory and its crew.
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Victor Glover: Training for the Future

Fri, 02/07/2020 - 07:41
NASA astronaut Victor Glover trains on POGO--the Partial Gravity Simulator at Building 9N's Space Vehicle Mockup Training Facility at the Johnson Space Center.
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Record-Setting NASA Astronaut, Crewmates Return from Space Station

Thu, 02/06/2020 - 09:08
NASA astronaut Christina Koch is seen outside the Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft after she, Roscosmos cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, and ESA astronaut Luca Parmitano, landed.
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Trailblazers: The Story of a Tuskegee Airman

Wed, 02/05/2020 - 14:43
Retired U.S. Air Force Honorary Brigadier General Charles McGee speaks with NASA astronaut Alvin Drew during a Black History Month program
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Astronaut Christina Koch's Record-Setting Mission

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 08:36
NASA astronaut Christina Koch is set to return to Earth on Thursday, Feb. 6, after 328 days living and working aboard the International Space Station.
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Deborah Johnson: A Career in the Service of Space Exploration

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 08:07
Deborah Johnson has worked for NASA since 1978.
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NASA Day of Remembrance

Thu, 01/30/2020 - 16:33
Amy Resnik touches the Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial after a wreath laying ceremony as part of NASA’s Day of Remembrance, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Arlington National Cemetery.
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Luca Parmitano Works to Repair the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

Wed, 01/29/2020 - 11:54
Astronaut and station commander Luca Parmitano is tethered to the International Space Station while finalizing thermal repairs on the AMS.
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Chandra Spots a Mega-Cluster of Galaxies in the Making

Tue, 01/28/2020 - 10:19
Astronomers using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and other telescopes have put together a detailed map of a rare collision between four galaxy clusters.
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Spitzer Observes TRAPPIST-1

Mon, 01/27/2020 - 12:44
Spitzer Space Telescope, one of agency’s great observatories, one of Spitzer's great discoveries was that of the TRAPPIST-1 star, an ultra-cool dwarf, which has seven Earth-size planets orbiting it.
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Setting the Stage for Artemis Testing

Fri, 01/24/2020 - 10:37
All eyes are on south Mississippi with this month’s delivery and installation of NASA’s Space Launch System.
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