Waking up to a phone call in the wee small hours of the morning is almost never good. It's usually a wrong number, a drunk ex wanting to talk, or the news that someone has died.
If you're NASA, you seize every opportunity to chime in about pop culture - which means going all out for space movies, and the intergalactic holiday known as May the 4th.
For instance, Saturn's moon, Mimas, has become known as the 'Death Star' moon because of how its 80-mile wide Herschel crater creates a resemblance to the Imperial battle station.
The recent NASA Space Apps Challenge, a global hackathon for developing space and Earth technologies, has produced three national winners, with projects including an astronaut sleeping bag, asteroid analyser and a land-monitoring app.
Jupiter, known to be the King of the Planets, has always been a goal for NASA. In 2015, they completed a successful flyby which produced various high-resolution images of the planet.
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By CRAIN'S CLEVELAND BUSINESS. NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland on Tuesday, May 24, will host Technology Day 2016, an event that it says “will celebrate a legacy of innovation and explore its role” in NASA's high-profile “Journey to Mars.”
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For dial-in information, media must e-mail their name, affiliation and telephone number to Felicia Chou at email@example.com no later than 11 a.m. Tuesday. Questions can be submitted on Twitter during the teleconference using the hashtag #askNASA.
In the latest report by NASA Spinoff, they recognized the contribution of Ames research in developing a "miracle suit" which treats new mothers' postpartum hemorrhaging.
President Barack Obama gives the Presidential Medal of Freedom to NASA mathematician Katherine G. Johnson during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C.
The centerpiece of the fair was NASA's "Challenges of Space" exhibit, which included displays of rockets and unmanned satellites, a simulated Mercury orbit, a film clip of a walk in space and suits used by astronauts in the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo ...
Global climate impact assessments for crops have focused primarily on the impacts of elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide on yields, said Delphine Deryng, lead author and a climate scientist at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New ...