Neil Armstrong, first man to walk on moon, dies

...engineering from the University of Southern California. He became a test pilot with what evolved into the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, flying more than 200 kinds of aircraft from gliders to jets.Armstrong was accepted into NASA's...

Schoolchildren feast on science project at Nancy Carson Library

...County librarian Jennie Beck. Ms. Beck and librarian Rachel Pirkle have been trained through the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Lunar and Planetary Institute to conduct science-related classes for elementary school pupils...

Fastest spacecraft ever will head for Pluto

...Belt, a mysterious region that lies beyond Neptune at the outer limits of the planetary system. Scientists believe the Kuiper Belt holds clues as to how the outer solar system was formed. Source: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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Space station can be seen in area

...there are other items to be seen in the night sky throughout the year. Jesco von Puttkamer, of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, created a spaceflight Web site seven years ago. He said people started showing interest in viewing...

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We like Ike for a D.C. memorial

...Domestically he sustained a healthy post-World War II economy. The interstate highway system, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the Federal Aviation Administration were all born on his watch, as well as two historic civil...

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CNN's Miles O'Brien and his missed adventure in space

...Russians but backed away when the price was too steep, O'Brien said. The network then turned to National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Sean O'Keefe, NASA's boss at the time, said the idea was attractive to the space agency because...

Hopefuls gather for SRS talks

...things, at sites operated by the Department of Defense, the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, but not for the DOE. "We'd love to team with some of these companies," he added. Breaks provided...

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NASA administrator to resign

...the panel's chairman, Joel Tohline, said Sunday. O'Keefe's tenure as administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration included the loss of the shuttle Columbia and its seven astronauts as well as budget battles and debates...

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NASA again postpones launch of pollution-study satellite Aura

...information Aura collects and then beam it back to Earth, said Mike Tanner, Aura program executive for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Aura was designed to determine the composition of Earth's atmosphere in unprecedented detail...

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International space mission reaches Saturn this week

...parachute and up to 30 minutes of surface observations. MISSION COST: $3.3 billion, shared by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, European Space Agency, Italian Space Agency. On the Net: http://saturn.jpl.nasa.gov...

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