It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look upwards, and draws it from the things of this world to the other.

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Science, Solar Arrays Launch on NASA’s SpaceX Cargo Mission

Thu, 06/03/2021 - 1:45pm
The latest SpaceX Dragon resupply spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station after launching at 1:29 p.m. EDT Thursday from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, bearing more than 7,300 pounds of science experiments, new solar arrays, and other cargo.
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NASA Selects 2 Missions to Study ‘Lost Habitable’ World of Venus

Wed, 06/02/2021 - 2:05pm
NASA has selected two new missions to Venus, Earth’s nearest planetary neighbor.
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Científicas de la NASA disponibles para entrevistas durante la temporada de huracanes

Wed, 06/02/2021 - 12:32pm
El 1 de junio marcó el inicio oficial de la temporada de huracanes en el Atlántico, que termina oficialmente el 30 de noviembre.
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NASA Scientists Available for Interviews Throughout Hurricane Season

Wed, 06/02/2021 - 11:06am
June 1 marked the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season, which officially ends Nov. 30.
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NASA Awards Laser Air Monitoring System Contract for Orion

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 3:50pm
NASA has awarded Dynetics Inc. of Huntsville, Alabama, a contract to produce a Laser Air Monitoring System (LAMS) for the agency’s Orion spacecraft beginning with the Artemis III mission.
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NASA Administrator Statement on President’s FY 2022 Funding Request

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 3:32pm
The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Bill Nelson on the president's FY 2022 budget request for the agency.
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NASA Awards New Spacecraft Avionics Development Contract

Fri, 05/28/2021 - 3:28pm
NASA has selected Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc. of Cambridge, Massachusetts, to provide development and operations support for the avionics software suite that will guide the agency's next generation of human rated spacecraft on missions beyond low-Earth orbit.
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Media Invited to Administrator’s State of NASA Remarks on Climate, Artemis

Thu, 05/27/2021 - 4:39pm
In his first address to the workforce, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson will discuss the agency’s plans for future climate science missions, the agency’s plans for a robotic and human return to the Moon through the Artemis program, and more during a State of NASA event at 3 p.m. EDT Wednesday, June 2.
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NASA Schedules Live Coverage of Russian Spacewalk

Thu, 05/27/2021 - 1:58pm
Two Russian cosmonauts are scheduled to conduct a spacewalk outside the International Space Station Wednesday, June 2, to continue preparing the Pirs docking compartment airlock for undocking and disposal later this year.
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