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A Festival of “First Lights” on This Week @NASA – September 21, 2018
Several NASA instruments see their first light, another active week for our administrator, and discover just how much space is in our daily lives … a few of the stories to tell you about – This Week at NASA!
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Houston Medical Students to Speak Live with NASA Astronaut on Space Station
Medical students from The University of Texas Health Sciences Center (UTHealth) in Houston will speak with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station next week.
European Space Talks: sharing our passion for space
The European Space Talks initiative will give you, as a member of the European space community, the opportunity to join other space professionals, researchers and enthusiasts in presenting your latest research, activities or interests in space.
10 mysteries of the universe: Is Earth in a special place? From Copernicus on, we’ve resisted the idea that Earth has a special place in the cosmos. Whisper it, but recent discoveries suggest that’s not the whole truth
ESA Euronews: Favourable winds for Aeolus
This edition of #Space comes from the coast of northern Norway, where we’ve come to the Andøya Space Centre to meet scientists working on a new satellite called Aeolus. This mission carries revolutionary laser technology to measure the wind around ...
ESA Euronews: vent favorable pour Aeolus
Dans cette édition de #Space, notre reporter Jeremy Wilks se trouve sur la côte du nord de la Norvège, au Centre spatial d'Andøya. Il rencontre des scientifiques qui travaillent sur un nouveau satellite appelé Aeolus. Sa mission : mesurer pour ...
NASA Balloon Observes Rare Electric Blue Clouds
On the cusp of our atmosphere live a thin group of seasonal electric blue clouds. Read the story: https://go.nasa.gov/2QPcrOD
Forming fifty miles above the poles in summer, these clouds are known as noctilucent clouds or polar mesospheric clouds — PMCs. ...
Talking sea-level
Scientists from all over the world are meeting in the Azores to talk about satellite altimeters and sea-level rise. Watch the opening session live on 24 September at 09:00 GMT (11:00 CEST)
Week in images
Our week through the lens: 17 - 21 September 2018
Earth from Space: São Miguel, Azores
In this episode of #EarthfromSpace, the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over São Miguel, Azores from the ESA Web TV studios.
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NASA Updates Live Coverage of Japanese Cargo Launch, Delays Spacewalks
Delayed due to inclement weather, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) now is targeting 1:52 p.m. EDT Saturday, Sept. 22 (2:52 a.m. Sept. 23 in Japan), for the launch of its unpiloted H-II Transfer Vehicle-7 (HTV-7) cargo spacecraft.
NASA’s new exoplanet-hunter has spotted its first alien worlds NASA’s recently launched exoplanet-hunting satellite has uncovered a new world twice the size of Earth orbiting a star 60 light years away
A pair of tiny hopping rovers are about to land on an asteroid Japan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft has arrived at the asteroid Ryugu, and now it is dropping off two tiny landers that will hop around the surface and take pictures
NASA Updates Preview Briefing for International Space Station Spacewalks, Live Coverage
Experts from NASA will preview two upcoming spacewalks outside the International Space Station to continue upgrades to the orbiting laboratory’s power system in a briefing at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, Sept. 27, at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
NASA Technology We Use Everyday: Introducing Home & City
Visit the site: https://go.nasa.gov/2NQHhba
There's more space in your life than you think! NASA studies our planet, Sun, solar system & beyond, but you can find thousands of NASA-influenced technologies right in your backyard.
NASA Hosts Science Chat on Upcoming Historic Planetary Encounter
Members of NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft team will host a Science Chat at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 19, on humanity’s farthest planetary flyby, scheduled to occur Jan. 1 when the spacecraft encounters a mysterious object in the Kuiper Belt ...
NASA 60th: Home, Sweet Home
Earth is a complex, dynamic system. For 60 years, we have studied our changing planet, and our understanding continues to expand with the use of new technologies. With data from satellites, instruments on the International Space Station, airborne missions, balloons, ...
Earth from Space: Northeast Ethiopia
In this episode of #EarthfromSpace, the Copernicus Sentinel-1 satellite takes us over Northeast Ethiopia.
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100 Ways to “Die” in the Universe
100 Ways to “Die” in the Universe
Katey Alatalo of the Space Telescope Science Institute
Astronomers organize galaxy shapes using a system proposed by Edwin Hubble in 1928. At first glance, the Hubble sequence appears to be akin to an ...
Tonight's Sky: September 2018
In September, your binoculars will reveal the rusty surface of Mars, iconic rings of Saturn, the waxing Moon—and the comet Giacobini-Zinner, which passes through the constellation of Auriga.
“Tonight’s Sky” is produced by HubbleSite.org, online home of the Hubble Space ...
Tonight's Sky: September 2018
In September, your binoculars will reveal the rusty surface of Mars, iconic rings of Saturn, the waxing Moon—and the comet Giacobini-Zinner, which passes through the constellation of Auriga.
“Tonight’s Sky” is produced by HubbleSite.org, online home of the Hubble Space ...
Administator Bridenstine: Returning Astronauts to the Moon
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine delivers remarks during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington.
News release: https://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasa-administrator-statement-on-space-policy-directive-3
Chaired by the Vice President, the council's role is ...
Press release: Britain competes for the launch of an estimated 2,000 satellites by 2030 This morning (9 August) at his first visit to the site of a future UK spaceport in Sutherland, Business Secretary Greg Clark expanded on the commercial opportunities to be gained.

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