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 12.28.07 - NASA Awards Contract for Space Shuttle Robotics Support
NASA has awarded a potential five-year, $75.8 million contract to Canadian Commercial Corporation of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, for support of hardware and software associated with the Space Shuttle Remote Manipulator System robotic arm.
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 12.28.07 - NASA Media Briefing to Discuss Release of Aviation Safety Data
NASA will hold a media teleconference on Monday, Dec. 31 at 1 p.m. EST, to discuss its release of the National Aviation Operations Monitoring Service data.
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 12.21.07 - NASA Extends Space Shuttle External Tank Contract
NASA has signed a $465.7 million contract modification with Lockheed Martin, New Orleans, for space shuttle external tanks.
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 12.21.07 - Astronomers Monitor Asteroid to Pass Near Mars
Astronomers funded by NASA are monitoring the trajectory of an asteroid estimated to be 164-feet wide that is expected to cross Mars' orbital path early next year.
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 12.21.07 - NASA Spinoff 2007 Highlights Space Innovation in Everyday Life
NASA's Spinoff 2007, an annual online and print publication featuring NASA space technologies that provide practical, tangible benefits to society, is now available.
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 12.21.07 - NASA Names New Composite Government Invention of the Year
A device that can act like muscle and nerves to expand and contract surfaces is the 2006 NASA Government Invention of the Year.
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 12.21.07 - Astronaut Dan Tani's Statement on the Death of His Mother
The following statement is from Daniel Tani, NASA astronaut and Expedition 16 flight engineer on the International Space Station, regarding the death of his mother.
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 12.21.07 - NASA Delays Mars Scout Mission to 2013
NASA announced today that the next mission in the Mars Scout program, originally planned for launch in 2011, is now targeted for launch in 2013.
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 12.20.07 - NASA Awards Tracking and Data Relay Satellite Contract
NASA has awarded a contract to Boeing Satellite Systems, Inc. for two satellites that will replenish the NASA communication relay network that provides telecommunications links between low Earth orbiting spacecraft and the ground.
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 12.20.07 - NASA to Make Announcement About Mars Scout Evaluation Schedule
NASA will hold a media teleconference at 11 a.m. EST, on Friday, Dec. 21, to make an announcement about the schedule for evaluating its Mars Scout program.
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 12.20.07 - NASA TV Coverage Set for Holiday Delivery to Space Station
NASA Television will provide live coverage of the arrival of a new shipment of food, fuel, supplies and holiday gifts to the International Space Station on the morning after Christmas.
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 12.20.07 - NASA Statement on the Death of Astronaut Dan Tani's Mother
The following statement is from Michael Coats, director of NASA's Johnson Space Center regarding the Wednesday, Dec. 19, death of International Space Station Flight Engineer Daniel Tani's mother.
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 12.19.07 - NASA Awards Johnson Space Center Logistics Operations Contract
NASA has awarded a potential 10-year, $89.5 million contract to L&M Technologies Inc. of Albuquerque, N.M., for logistics operations services at the Johnson Space Center.
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 12.19.07 - NASA Awards NOAA GOES-R Lightning Mapper Instrument Contract
NASA, in coordination with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES-R) Program, has selected Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company of Palo Alto, Calif., to build the Geostationary Lightning Mapper.
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 12.18.07 - NASA Awards Orion Project Integration Services Contract
NASA has awarded a contract for Orion Project integration services to Barrios Technology Ltd. of Houston. The small business contract has a potential value of $49 million with options.
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 12.17.07 - NASA to Hold Briefing Tuesday After Space Shuttle Fueling Test
NASA will hold a briefing no earlier than 3:30 p.m. CST, on Tuesday, Dec. 18, to discuss the results from a fueling test of the space shuttle Atlantis.
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 12.17.07 - NASA to Begin Testing of Engine That Will Power Ares Rockets
In December, NASA will begin testing core components of a rocket engine from the Apollo era. Data from the tests will help NASA build the next generation engine that will power the nation's new Ares launch vehicles.
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 12.17.07 - 'Death Star' Galaxy Black Hole Fires at Neighboring Galaxy
A powerful jet from a super massive black hole is blasting a nearby galaxy, according to new findings from NASA observatories.
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 12.17.07 - NASA's Top Exploration and Discovery Stories of 2007
NASA moved forward in 2007 to explore the solar system, expand our knowledge of Earth and its place in the universe and build the International Space Station.
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 12.14.07 - NASA TV Coverage Set for Spacewalk, Shuttle Fueling Test
NASA Television will provide simultaneous live coverage of a spacewalk by the International Space Station crew and a shuttle fueling test at NASA's Kennedy Space Center, Fla., on Tuesday, Dec. 18.
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