Govt News: New Leaders Named at DHS and The Marine Corps2014-10-23
| Gen. Joseph Dunford, the former International Security Assistance Force commander in Afghanistan, took command of the Marine Corps during a change-of-command event held Friday at Marine Barracks in Washington D.C.
A Different Kind of Green Movement: Seedling Growth in Space2014-10-22
| An international team of NASA and European Space Agency researchers are studying the growth and development of Arabidopsis thaliana seedlings aboard the space station to gain a better understanding of how plants adapt to weightless environments.
Cold Atom Laboratory Creates Atomic Dance2014-10-21
| The goal of NASA's Cold Atom Laboratory is to study ultra-cold quantum gases in a facility instrument developed for use on the space station.
Smart Software President to Discuss Transforming Inventory Management for Bus and Rail Service Operations2014-10-13
| Greg Hartunian to Speak at American Passenger Transport Association (APTA)
Annual Meeting in Houston, Texas
SpaceX Wins Prestigious Safety Award2014-10-13
| The International Association for Advancement of Space Safety awarded SpaceX with the Vladimir Syromiatnikov Safety-by-Design Award for accomplishments related to the safety of its Dragon spacecraft.
2015 ARGO Lineup Versatility Extends Utilization for Public Utility Sector2014-10-06
| ARGO's 2015 lineup of extreme terrain vehicles provides customers working in the public utility sector with extra power, capacity and extreme applications are all in a day's work for the heavy-duty 8x8 XT models and the ARGO 8x8 Centaur.
ARGO's Public Works Solutions Extends Utilization, Increases Productivity for Municipalities2014-09-26
| With the addition of ARGO's new Public Works Solutions, municipalities can do more with one vehicle.
Everything in Moderation: Micro-8 to Study Regulating Pathogens in Space2014-09-19
| Scientists want to address controlling outbreaks of Candida albicans, an opportunistic yeast pathogen, with the next round of cellular growth experiments on the International Space Station -- Micro-8.
Buzzing with Activity: Fruit Flies Orbit Earth for Science2014-09-19
| Recently the space station has hosted increasing numbers of fruit fly research studies. One is scheduled launch to the station Sept. 20. A third experiment is planned to launch in December.
NASA Space Radiation School is Totally Radical2014-09-19
| A veritable physics and biology mashup exposes students to a broad spectrum of space radiation research and expertise.
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.