11.13.07 - John Herrington, former astronaut and the first Native American to fly into space, will visit Fremont County School District 38, Arapahoe, Wyo., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, to share NASA's future exploration goals and his excitement about space exploration.
11.09.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- NASA has selected six companies to provide construction services at NASA's Ames Research Center and Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. The contracts have a one-year base period and four one-year options. The estimated dollar value of all the contracts is $49 million.
11.08.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA's Ames Research Center will host a "Return to the Moon Family Night" Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007, where visitors can hear scientists speak about NASA's lunar exploration goals, view the moon through telescopes and participate in many other activities.
11.06.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA will showcase some of its most inspiring science and engineering achievements at Supercomputing 2007, the International Conference for High-Performance Computing, Networking, Storage, and Analysis (SC07) at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno, Nevada, Nov. 10-16, 2007.
11.02.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - Four projects that will advance key technologies to meet critical needs for NASA's mission will be led by Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif. The projects are part of NASA's Innovative Partnerships Program Seed Fund that addresses technology barriers with cost-shared, joint-development programs.
10.31.07 - America’s plans to open the space frontier are featured in an interactive exhibit scheduled to tour Nevada during November.
10.30.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA has announced its intent to establish a new lunar science institute. This effort, with dispersed teams across the nation, will help lead the agency's research activities for future lunar science missions related to NASA's exploration goals.
10.24.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. – NASA pilots plan to remotely fly the Ikhana unmanned airplane and its instruments that can see through smoke over as many as seven of a dozen Southern California wildfires today, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2007.
10.23.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA Ames Research Center will host Polar-Palooza, 'Stories from a Changing Planet,' at 7 p.m. PDT on Friday, Oct. 26, 2007.
10.19.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., -- NASA Ames Research Center will open its Exploration Center at 7 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, for the public and news media to observe the live televised broadcast of the launch of STS-120 space shuttle Discovery.
10.11.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- A NASA media advisory 07-74AR, entitled "NASA to Host Workshop On Low-Cost Missions To Near Earth Objects" mistakenly indicated the event was open to the public and news media. However, this will not be a public event. NASA apologizes for the error.
10.10.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., will sponsor an informal workshop-discussion Oct. 20-21, 2007 about low-cost missions to Near-Earth asteroids and comets (NEOs).
10.04.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - A NASA scientist will be available to reporters Tuesday, Oct. 9, to discuss Jupiter findings to be published Friday, Oct. 12, in the journal Science.
10.02.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -The evolution of life on Earth has been profoundly influenced by asteroid collisions with our planet. David Morrison, one of the world's experts on the study of asteroid impacts and senior scientist at the NASA Astrobiology Institute, will discus asteroid impacts, their effects on life and the development of new technology to evaluate the asteroid impact hazard, as well as how to defend the planet from impacts.
09.27.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- Researchers, educators, venture capitalists and NASA officials will convene at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., Oct. 2-4, 2007 to begin identifying and crafting pioneering research opportunities for the International Space Station.
09.27.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - - NASA-funded astrobiologists have found evidence of oxygen present in Earth's atmosphere earlier than previously known, pushing back the timeline for the rise of oxygen in the atmosphere.
09.26.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -This weekend, Sept. 28-30, 2007, NASA will share the excitement of space exploration with attendees at the Salinas Air Show. The NASA tent, shared with Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital, Salinas, Calif., will have approximately 2,000 square feet of displays and exhibits about some of NASA's current and future missions.
09.25.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - NASA has selected Powertek Corporation of Fairfax, Va., to provide financial support services at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.
09.25.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - Researchers, educators, venture capitalists and NASA officials will convene at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., Oct. 2-4 to begin identifying and crafting pioneering research opportunities for the International Space Station.
09.24.07 - MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. - Hundreds of San Francisco Bay Area girls in grades 5-8, along with their parents and teachers, will join Astronaut Sally Ride on a journey of scientific discovery, as the Sally Ride Science Festival returns to NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007.