Boeing Gets NASA’s First Order for Commercial Crew Launch
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA has placed its first order to have the Boeing Co. launch astronauts to the International Space Station.

NASA’s 1971 Apollo 15 Video Clip Shows UFO Parked On Lunar Surface …
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A YouTube UFO hunter claims to have found an old NASA video clip from the 1971 Apollo 15 mission which shows a flying saucer UFO – presumably an alien UFO – parked on the lunar surface apparently observing the Apollo 15 Moon landing.

Stonewall Jackson students present science project to NASA panel
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In a presentation to senior NASA officials last week, students from Stonewall Jackson Middle School in Roanoke said there were several times they thought they had come up with a solution, only to realize there was still more work to do.

Nasa reveals $2.3m plan to help new generation of supersonic planes take flight
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On October, 24 2003, the last flight of the Concorde came to an end, and with it, the promise that supersonic travel could transform the aviation industry.

New image of Ceres as NASA’s Dawn spacecraft circles the mysterious dwarf …
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Ceres — that dwarf planet with the mysterious white spots on it — won’t be a stranger for much longer. NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has been orbiting Ceres since March, and it’s currently working its way down to an expected June 3 orbit of just 2,700 miles.

Sticky situation: NASA to reduce bug splatter on planes with ‘lotus-leaf’ coating
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They might seem like a tiny obstacle for a 500-ton plane, but insects crushed by a flying aircraft reduce speed and increase fuel costs.

Nasa’s fleet of fighter planes
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But these fast jets have a different mission – helping turn pilots into astronauts, and keeping a watchful eye on Nasa’s spacecraft and experimental aircraft. The video you see here, released on 27 May, shows the pilot of an F-15D Eagle fighter …

NASA: We live in a weak arm of the Milky Way
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Whatever it is, the latest exercise in mapping the Milky Way and our place in it by NASA scientists shows that not only are we a speck in the mass of stars, but a speck in the mass of stars living in a minor wing of the four-spiral galaxy we dare call …

NASA’s Operation IceBridge concludes 2015 Arctic campaign
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Operation IceBridge wrapped up its seventh Arctic deployment on May 21, when NASA’s C-130 research aircraft with the mission’s researchers and instruments on board departed Thule Air Base in Greenland and headed to NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in …

NASA is not ready to detect alien life on Jupiter’s beautiful water-rich moon
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On May 26, NASA announced a suite of instruments that will accompany the spacecraft they’re designing to send to Europa – a moon four times smaller than Earth that scientists suspect could harbor a deep, vast, salty ocean beneath its thick, icy surface.