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NASA FISO Presentation: Future Spacesuits, the Moon vs Mars, and Engaging STEM Talent

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NASA FISO Presentation: Future Spacesuits, the Moon vs Mars, and Engaging STEM Talent.

Now available is the June 8, 2016 NASA Future In-Space Operations (FISO) telecon material. The speaker was Lawrence Kuznetz of Space Spinoffs, Inc. who discussed "Future Spacesuits, the Moon vs Mars, and Engaging STEM Talent".


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NASA FISO Presentation: Campaign-Level Dynamic Network Modelling for Spaceflight Logistics for the Flexible Path Concept

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NASA FISO Presentation: Campaign-Level Dynamic Network Modelling for Spaceflight Logistics for the Flexible Path Concept.

Now available is the June 1, 2016 NASA Future In-Space Operations (FISO) telecon material. The speaker was Koki Ho an assistant professor at the Department of Aerospace Engineering of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) who discussed "Campaign-Level Dynamic Network Modelling for Spaceflight Logistics for the Flexible Path Concept".

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NASA FISO Presentation: HERACLES: Preparing Human Exploration by Integrated Certification of Crew and Hardware for Lunar Surface Operations

NASA FISO Presentation: HERACLES: Preparing Human Exploration by Integrated Certification of Crew and Hardware for Lunar Surface Operations

Now available is the May 25, 2016 NASA Future In-Space Operations (FISO) telecon material. The speaker was Markus Landgraf (ESA/ESTEC) who discussed "HERACLES: Preparing Human Exploration by Integrated Certification of Crew and Hardware for Lunar Surface Operations".


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This Week at NASA: Innovation in Aviation and More

This Week at NASA: Innovation in Aviation and More Video in Story

On June 17, NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden gave the keynote address at the Aviation 2016 conference in Washington.


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This Week at NASA: Cygnus Ready to Fly and More

This Week at NASA: Cygnus Ready to Fly and More Video in Story

On June 7 at Wallops Flight Facility, in Virginia, NASA and Orbital ATK hosted members of the media to see the Cygnus cargo spacecraft scheduled to fly the company's next delivery mission to the International Space Station.


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This Week at NASA: Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) and More

This Week at NASA: Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) and More Video in Story

Activities aboard the International Space Station during the first week in June included continued operations with the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) - which was fully expanded on May 28.


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Duffy and Parazynski Inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

Duffy and Parazynski Inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Video in Story

The U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame welcomed astronaut inductees Brian Duffy and Scott Parazynski to its ranks during a May 14 ceremony at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, in Florida.


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This Week at NASA - Mercury Transit, Dragon Return and More

This Week at NASA - Mercury Transit, Dragon Return and More Video in Story

The planet Mercury's transit of the sun on May 9 provided an opportunity for sky-watchers throughout the U.S. to witness a rare celestial event that happens only about 13 times a century.


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This Week at NASA: Getting Ready to Launch from Wallops Again and More

This Week at NASA: Getting Ready to Launch from Wallops Again and More Video in Story

On May 3, NASA's Wallops Flight Facility hosted Senator Barbara Mikulski of Maryland, NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden and others for an employee town hall and a tour of the Virginia facility - including Pad 0A at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport.


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This Week at NASA: Tech Day on Capitol Hill and More

This Week at NASA: Tech Day on Capitol Hill and More Video in Story

NASA astronaut Kjell Lindgren made several appearances in the DC area April 25-29, to share highlights of his recent five-month mission aboard the International Space Station.


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This Week at NASA: Managing Unmanned Aircraft Traffic and More

This Week at NASA: Managing Unmanned Aircraft Traffic and More Video in Story

An April 19 event at NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, California, showcased the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) prototype the agency is developing for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).


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This Week at NASA: SpaceX Dragon Arrives Safely at ISS and More

This Week at NASA: SpaceX Dragon Arrives Safely at ISS and More Video in Story

The SpaceX Dragon U.S. commercial cargo spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station April 10 -- two days after being launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Dragon was captured with the space station's robotic Canadarm2 by Tim Peake of ESA (European Space Agency), with assistance from NASA's Jeff Williams, as the two spacecraft were traveling over the Pacific Ocean west of Hawaii.


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This Week at NASA: SpaceX Dragon Launches to the ISS and More

This Week at NASA: SpaceX Dragon Launches to the ISS and More Video in Story

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft launched aboard a Falcon 9 rocket on April 8, from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to resupply the International Space Station. Among the almost 7,000 pounds of science research, crew supplies and hardware being delivered is the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module, or BEAM.


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This Week at NASA: Suited Test in Orion and More

This Week at NASA: Suited Test in Orion and More

Engineers at Johnson Space Center in Houston are using a mockup of NASA's Orion spacecraft to evaluate how well astronauts are able to operate Orion's rotational hand controller and cursor control device, while dressed in spacesuits.


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This Week at NASA: Earth Expeditions and More

This Week at NASA: Earth Expeditions and More Video in Story

In an effort to better understand our changing planet and our impact on it, NASA kicked off its Earth Expeditions campaign on March 23.


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This Week at NASA: More Budget Talk, ISS Crew Launch and More

This Week at NASA: More Budget Talk, ISS Crew Launch and More Video in Story

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden was back on Capitol Hill during the week of March 13 for more Congressional hearings on the agency's $19 billion dollar Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal.



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