CASIS Research Set for Launch Aboard SpaceX Mission to Space Station2014-09-17
| SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft is scheduled to blast off to the space station carrying the third suite of research investigations sponsored by the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS), termed Advancing Research Knowledge (ARK)-2.
In Space, What's on the Outside Matters2014-09-16
| Upcoming instruments planned for the external space station platform include the Multi-User System for Earth Sensing, the Calorimetric Electron Telescope, Cosmic Ray Energetics and Mass, a Rapid Scatterometer, and the Cloud-Aerosol Transport System.
On Space Station, Earth's Beauty is in the Eye of the High Definition Beholder2014-09-09
| The ongoing High Definition Earth Viewing investigation aboard the International Space Station allows anyone with internet access to continuously stream live views of Earth directly to their desktop or mobile internet device.
3-D Printer Could Turn Space Station into 'Machine Shop'2014-09-03
| The 3-D Printing In Zero-G Technology Demonstration is the first 3-D printer for operation in microgravity and may change the way NASA does business aboard the International Space Station.
ACEs are High with Space Station Colloidal Research2014-08-26
| ACE-M-1, the first in a series of such investigations aboard the space station, was designed to help researchers understand how to use small colloidal particles as stabilizers in products. The goal: to improve shelf-life stability.
NASA's Space Station Fix-it Demo for Satellites Gets Hardware for 2.0 Update2014-08-13
| In its second phase of activities, the Robotic Refueling Mission will move past its refueling roots to test out the inspection capabilities of a new space tool called the Visual Inspection Poseable Invertebrate Robot.
Connect with the World Conference on October 9 in Mount Vernon to Focus on the Benefits of Publicly Owned Broadband Infrastructure2014-08-08
| Local and national private sector and government leaders will meet in Mount Vernon, Washington, on October 9 to discuss the benefits of publicly owned broadband infrastructure during the innovative Connect with the World Conference.
Student Scientists Present Unexpected Results from Space Station Research2014-08-07
| 29 student teams presented research results at the 2014 Student Spaceflight Experiments Program National Conference held in early July at the Smithsonian.
Smart Software Provides Minnesota's Metro Transit with Software to Improve Parts Inventory Planning2014-08-06
| SmartForecasts to accurately forecast future parts usage at 14 inventory stocking locations.
NASC, Navmar Applied Sciences Corporation Announces AS9100C Manufacturing Certification2014-07-30
| NASC has attained 9100C Certification for the company's Fabrication, Finishing and Production at Johnstown, PA.
The Heart of an Astronaut, Five Years On2014-07-23
| The Cardio Ox investigation will look at how oxidative stress and inflammation caused by conditions of spaceflight affect astronaut hearts for up to five years after astronauts fly on the International Space Station.
Space Station Researcher Guides Aim to Maximize Science2014-07-22
| The International Space Station Program Science Office's new 15-book Researcher's Guide Series launched online on May 14 with three books already available for download and online viewing.
Liberty Quest Foundation Announces Strategic Partnership With Open Church Foundation to Promote Streaming Faith Initiative in Federal Bureau of Prisons2014-07-13
| While Federal prisoners are free to practice their individual faiths, there is limited access to real-time ministries. New initiatives are underway to use streaming technologies to bring ministries behind bars so prisoners may hear the good word.
Orbital Sciences' Second Mission Delivers Delights to Space Station2014-07-11
| Satellites, Girl Scouts and good ole Charlie Brown highlight Orbital Sciences Corporation's second commercial resupply voyage to the International Space Station. Orbital-2 will deliver new scientific investigations to the space station.
From Antibiotics to Yeast: Latest Student Science Heads For Space2014-07-08
| Mission 5 of the Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) is scheduled to launch to the International Space Station on July 11. A total of 1,344 proposals yielded 15 selected investigations for the flight.
Fruit Fly Immunity Fails with Fungus After (Space) Flight2014-07-04
| A study led by Deborah Kimbrell, Ph.D., at the University of California, Davis and her collaborators, suggests that normal gravity or hypergravity on the space station may help mitigate some of the biological problems in organisms living in space.
Space-tested Robot Inspires Medicine and Manufacturing Uses2014-06-30
| Humans doing difficult, repetitive tasks or those who need assistance with movement may soon get a helping hand - literally - thanks to robotic technology developed to serve astronauts in space.