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  • USGS/NASA Social for Landsat 8 - Going Operational  →

    05.30.13 - On May 30, 2013, the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) will officially start its lifelong mission as Landsat 8. NASA and USGS are inviting 30 of our social media followers to join us for a ceremony at the USGS EROS Center in Sioux Falls, SD, that will formally acknowledge the transfer of responsibility of Landsat 8 from NASA to the USGS.

  • Go Behind the Scenes of Space Station Science

    05.22.13 - NASA will host a one-day event for 30 social media followers on May 22, 2013, at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, home of Mission Control. The NASA Social will give guests an opportunity to learn more about the International Space Station, the scientific research conducted aboard, and the unique purpose-built facilities on the ground that enable this.

  • Great Moonbuggy Race: NASA Social at NASA's Rocket Center in Alabama!

    04.25.13 - NASA and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center will host a three-day event for 50 social media followers from April 25-27 for the 20th Annual Great Moonbuggy Race.

  • A Blooming Partnership: Behind the Scenes of JAXA & NASA Missions

    04.12.13 - Join 60 of NASA's social media followers on Friday, April 12 at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., to learn about the many missions and partnerships between NASA and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).

  • Go Behind the Scenes of the International Space Station

    03.19.13 - NASA will host an event for 30 social media followers on March 19, 2013 at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. Home of Mission Control, the NASA Social event will give guests an opportunity to learn more about the International Space Station, the scientific research conducted aboard, and the unique purpose-built facilities on the ground that en

  • NASA Social at South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive

    03.10.13 - NASA will host a one-day event for 20 of its social media followers on March 10, 2013, as part of the week-long 2013 SXSW® Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas.

  • Science on the International Space Station – Gateway to the Universe

    02.20.13 - On Wednesday Feb. 20, 150 of NASA's social media followers will have the unique opportunity to talk to three of the six crew members aboard the International Space Station, and speak with agency scientists and engineers about the ground-breaking research taking place daily on the orbiting laboratory, some 240 miles above Earth.

  • Witness the Launch of the next Landsat Satellite

    02.10.13 - NASA will host a two-day event for 80 of its social media followers on ­­­­­­Sunday, Feb. 10, and Monday, Feb. 11, at Vandenberg Air Force Base in Lompoc, Calif., for the launch of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission, a satellite that continues a record-breaking 40 years of Earth observations. 

  • View the launch of NASA’s TDRS-K Satellite

    01.28.13 - NASA will host a two-day event for 60 of its social media followers on Monday, Jan. 28, and Tuesday, Jan. 29, at Kennedy Space Center, Fla., for the launch of a Tracking and Data Relay Satellite-K (TDRS-K), the first in a series of refurbishing satellites of the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite System (TDRSS).

  • Go Out of this World at the Presidential Inauguration with NASA

    01.18.13 - NASA invites social media followers to a NASA Open House event showcasing NASA’s science, technology and engineering prowess from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST on Friday, Jan. 18, at NASA Headquarters in Washington.