KSC on the cusp of launching astronauts - Orlando Sentinel NASA TV to Air Grand Opening of Commercial Crew and Cargo Processing ... - Nasa.gov 09/3/2015 - 6:04 am | View Link
A Firsthand Look at NASA’s Mission to Mars and the Future of Space ... - New York Observer ... help NASA return to manned space flight. The first test-launch of the SLS is being planned for 2018 and will utilize the refurbished launch pad. 09/2/2015 - 10:19 am | View Link
Soyuz Carrying 3-Man Crew Blasts Off for Orbiting Station - NBCNews.com Soyuz Heads To Space Station With New Crew - Slashdot 09/2/2015 - 9:32 am | View Link
Jeff Bezos trousers $8m Florida rocket sweetener package - The Register Blue Origins, Embraer getting incentive deals for new jobs - Central Florida News 13 09/2/2015 - 9:13 am | View Link
Florida county sweetens bid for Jeff Bezos' rocket company Reuters - Yahoo! Finance Florida county sweetens bid for Jeff Bezos' rocket company - Reuters 09/1/2015 - 7:52 am | View Link
New Mission Launch Command Center To Be Built At Wallops Flight Facility NASA has awarded a contract to Harkins Contracting Inc. of Salisbury ... their payloads and associated launch pad support systems during flight operations at Wallops. “The Wallops launch range mission set has seen steady growth, transformation and ... 09/2/2015 - 5:46 pm | View Link
A Successful Launch Means it's About to Get Crowded on the Space Station Soyuz TMA-18M on the pad and ready to go. Image credit: NASA/Thomas Pesquet Soyuz TMA-18M is the 500th launch from Gagarin’s launch pad at Baikonur Cosmodrome. Image credit: NASA/Roscosmos/Andreas Mogensen The spacecraft will make 36 orbits of the Earth ... 09/2/2015 - 9:11 am | View Link
Soyuz Spacecraft Blasts Off For 2-Day Trip To International Space Station, Marks Historic 500th Launch It marked the 500th launch from the iconic launch pad, which was used in 1961 by Yuri Gagarin ... Command will then be passed on to NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who, along with Mikhail Kornienko of Russia, is set to spend an entire year on the station ... 09/2/2015 - 1:13 am | View Link
500th manned flight: Milestone space mission to blast off from Gagarin's launch pad The Soyuz-FG rocket carrying the Soyuz TMA-18M manned transport spacecraft on Launch Pad №1 (Gagarin's Start ... Mikhail Kornienko and Oleg Kononenko - NASA astronauts Scott Kelly and Kjell Lindgren, and Japanese researcher Kimiya Yui. 09/1/2015 - 7:01 am | View Link
Soyuz Rocket Rolls Out Before Sept. 2 ISS Crew Launch The Soyuz rocket that will lift them to space rolled out to its launch pad today at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan ... the National Space Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan. NASA Television will broadcast the launch and docking activities live. 08/31/2015 - 8:29 am | View Link
NASA Launch Schedule NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our ... 09/2/2015 - 7:53 am | View Website
NASA Image above: Space shuttle Atlantis launches July 8, 2011 on the STS-135 mission, the final flight of the Space Shuttle Program. Image credit: NASA 09/2/2015 - 2:10 am | View Website
NASA's Earth Observing System EOS is the centerpiece of NASA's Earth Science Enterprise (ESE). Includes a science component and a data system supporting a coordinated series of polar-orbiting and ... 09/1/2015 - 4:48 am | View Website
SMAP SMAP, or Soil Moisture Active Passive, is an Earth satellite mission that measures and maps Earth's soil moisture and freeze/thaw state to better understand ... 08/31/2015 - 4:09 pm | View Website
Sputnik Background History Bibliography Biographies Chronology Documents Explorer The International Geophysical Year Photo Gallery Vanguard NASA Main ... 08/30/2015 - 9:15 am | View Website
WhatsApp today passed 900 million monthly active users, according to founder Jan Koum. The popular mobile messaging app most recently hit the 800 million monthly active user milestone in April. Koum tagged Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg in the announcement. (Facebook acquired WhatsApp in February 2014 for more than $16 billion.) And Zuckerberg hit right back with his own tag of the WhatsApp founder in a comment, first congratulating him and then sharing a picture of Koum at Facebook sharing the update via his phone: More information: Powered by VBProfiles VB's research team is studying web-personalization
Brussels (AFP) - European Union foreign ministers were set to meet Friday to discuss the continent's escalating migrant crisis, after the father of a Syrian toddler found dead on a beach spoke of how his children "slipped through my hands" as their boat sank. The heartbreaking images of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi lying dead in the surf have ramped up pressure on political leaders to address Europe's worst refugee crisis since World War II.
A drone buzzed over the court during a U. S. Open match in Louis Armstrong Stadium on Thursday night and crashed into an empty section of seats. U. S. Tennis Association spokesman Chris Widmaier said no one was injured and that the New York Police Department was "conducting an ongoing investigation."The black device flew diagonally through the arena during the next-to-last game of a second-round match that 26th-seeded Flavia Pennetta of Italy won 6-1, 6-4 over Monica Niculescu of Romania.
Tim Tebow threw two touchdown passes and an interception in his final opportunity to make Philadelphia's roster, and the Eagles fell to the New York Jets 24-18 on Thursday night. Tebow, competing with Matt Barkley for the No. 3 quarterback job, flashed some of the playmaking and inconsistency that have made him so polarizing.