06.24.13 - For the first time since NASA’s Apollo and space shuttles-eras, one of the launch pads is undergoing extensive upgrades to support the agency's 21st century launch complex.
06.21.13 - Engineers at NASA's Michoud Assembly Facility are installing massive tools specifically built to weld together pieces of NASA's new heavy-lift rocket.
Monitoring Microbial Ecosystems on the International Space Station
06.14.13 - NASA's Commercial Crew Program partners shared plans to launch U.S. astronauts to low-Earth orbit from Space Coast during a National Space Club meeting in Cape Canaveral, Fla.
06.12.13 - NASA is carrying out tests to ensure the Orion spacecraft can successfully jettison its protective fairings, or covers, during its ride to space.
06.11.13 - NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter is yielding information about the radiation environment humans will encounter as they venture into deep space.
06.12.13 - Astronaut Dan Burbank recently returned to the Kennedy Space Center and spoke about his experiences during five months aboard the International Space Station.
06.07.13 - Overcoming challenges and displaying teamwork were part of NASA’s Fourth Annual Robotic Mining Competition, coordinated by Kennedy Space Center’s Education Office.
06.06.13 - NASA's Orion crew module successfully passed its static loads tests on Wednesday.
06.06.13 - NASA has entered into a partnership agreement with Craig Technologies to maintain an inventory of unique processing and manufacturing equipment for future mission support at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
05.06.13 - NASA Associate Administrator Robert Lightfoot reported on the space agency's current and future initiatives during an employee briefing on June 4.
06.06.13 - NASA plans to begin testing RS-25 engines for its new Space Launch System (SLS) in the fall of 2014.
The Joint US–Russian One-Year Mission: Establishing International Partnerships and Innovative Collaboration.
05.31.13 - The Boeing Company recently performed wind tunnel testing of its CST-100 spacecraft and integrated launch vehicle, the United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket.
05.31.13 - Rocket University engineers are developing fast-track projects to imporve skills needed to help design flight systems of the future.
05.31.13 - Twelfth issue, with articles on progress and milestone completed by the CCiCap partners.
05.30.13 - Lockheed Martin engineers and technicians recently completed a series of pyrotechnic bolt tests on the Orion ground test vehicle.
05.30.13 - NASA astronaut Jack Fischer visited Langley's Cockpit Motion Facility in May to fly simulated Sierra Nevada Corporation Dream Chaser landings.
05.30.13 - Managers of NASA's Commercial Crew Program discussed the decisions and approach taken to fuel private interest in human spaceflight.
05.30.13 - Measurements taken by NASA's Mars Science Laboratory mission as it delivered the Curiosity rover to Mars in 2012 are providing NASA the information it needs to design systems to protect human explorers from radiation exposure on deep-space expeditions in the future.