10.28.12 - The SpaceX Dragon cargo craft splashed down Sunday, marking a successful conclusion to the first contracted resupply mission to the International Space Station.
10.29.12 - A coating that survived long-term exposure on the International Space Station took an even longer journey on the Mars Curiosity Rover.
10.22.12 - Blue Origin conducted a successful pad escape test, firing its pusher-escape motor and launching a full-scale suborbital crew capsule from a simulated propulsion module.
10.18.12 - With all of the excitement of the Mars Curiosity landing, many are looking to move from robots to humans for exploration beyond Earth's orbit.
10.17.12 - A newly enhanced RS-25 engine will help America's next heavy-lift rocket launch humans beyond low Earth orbit.
10.16.12 - NASA's VEGGIE experiment could revolutionize the way astronauts eat aboard the International Space Station.
10.15.12 - For more than a decade, the space station has provided hands-on educational opportunities that encourage students to go beyond passive learning.
10.15.12 - Blue Origin successfully test fired its BE-3 high-performance liquid hydrogen engine thrust chamber at NASA's Stennis Space Center.
10.15.12 - System installation and integration of a test umbilical arm was recently completed at NASA's Kennedy Space Center. Components of this arm eventually will be mounted on the new mobile launcher tower to support the Space Launch System.
10.12.12 - Spinoff may help astronauts stay healthier in space with the added benefit of assisting paraplegics in walking here on Earth.
10.11.12 - When an aerospace engineer says breaking up is hard to do, they are not referring to matters of the heart.
10.24.12 - Necessity is the mother of invention, so when humans decided to build a laboratory in space, it was only natural that innovations would follow.
10.09.12 - While the first NASA Commercial Resupply Services flight to the International Space Station is historic, delivery and return of samples is pivotal.
10.04.12 - SpaceX will launch its Dragon capsule and Falcon 9 rocket on the first operational cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station.
10.15.12 - United Launch Alliance recently wrapped up its Commercial Crew Development Round 2 (CCDev2) partnership with NASA, laying the foundation for potentially certifying its Atlas V rocket for crewed missions.
10.04.12 - NASA's VEGGIE experiment could revolutionize the way astronauts eat on board the International Space Station and the way the U.S. looks at the nutritional needs of crews on future deep-space missions.
10.5.12 - One of the challenges in exploring the moon or planets is dust. Scientists in Kennedy's Electrostatics and Surface Physics Laboratory are developing ways to mitigate this problem.
10.02.12 - The largest, most powerful solid rocket booster ever built for flight is being assembled for NASA's Space Launch System by ATK Space Systems.
10.01.12 - NASA managers and aerospace industry representatives met Sept. 19 for a chance to discuss the request for proposals that will begin NASA's certification process for integrated crew transportation systems.
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