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Children visiting the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) "TouchTomorrow" education and outreach event try to catch basketballs being thrown by a robot from FIRST Robotics at Burncoat High School (Mass.) on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at WPI in Worcester, Mass. The TouchTomorrow event was held in tandem with the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge. The NASA-WPI challenge tasked robotic teams to build autonomous robots that can identify, collect and return samples. NASA...
Topics: Basketball, Massachusetts, Robot, Sample Return Robot Challenge, Worcester, Worcester Polytechnic...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, and SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, view the historic Dragon capsule that returned to Earth on May 31 following the first successful mission by a private company to carry supplies to the International Space Station on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the SpaceX facility in McGregor, Texas. Bolden and Musk also thanked the more than 150 SpaceX employees working at the McGregor facility for their role in the historic mission. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill...
Topics: Charles Bolden, Dragon capsule, Elon Musk, McGregor, SpaceX, Texas, TX, USA, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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The Soyuz TMA-05M rocket launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sunday, July 15, 2012 carrying Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide to the International Space Station. Photo Credit: (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Launch, JAXA (Japan Aerospace...
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William Gerstenmaier, NASA Associate Administrator for Human Exploration and Operations, answers a question during testimony in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With assembly of the International Space Station complete as of May 2011, the focus has now shifted from construction to full scientific utilization through 2020 and beyond. The hearing on âThe International Space Station: A Platform for...
Topics: Capitol Hill, Hearing, International Space Station (ISS), Russell Senate Office Building, William...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, along with former United States Marine Corps pilot, astronaut, and United States Sen. John Glenn and Gen. John R. Dailey, director of the National Air and Space Museum, right, walk through the museum, Wednesday evening, June 27, 2012, in Washington. Bolden spoke later at the 2012 John H. Glenn Lecture in Space History. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
Topics: Astronaut, Charles Bolden, Glenn Lecture Series, John Glenn, John R. Dailey, National Air and Space...
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View from the balcony of the Russian Mission Control Center shows live television of the Expedition 32 crew members gathered together on the International Space Station a few hours after the Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft docked on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, in Korolev, Russia. Pictured are Expedition 32 crew members NASA Flight Engineer Joe Acaba, back left, Expedition 32 Commander Gennady Padalka of Russia, Sergei Revin of Russia, back right, Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide, front left, Soyuz...
Topics: NASA, Carla Cioffi, Akihiko Hoshide, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Onboard, Gennady Padalka,...
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Musician Will.i.am, center, listens to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Sciences and Exploration Directorate Chief Scientist Jim Garvin talk next to a mock up of the Mars Science Laboratory rover Curiosity as Astronaut and NASA's Associate Administrator for Education Leland Melvin looks on at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) a few hours ahead of the the planned landing of the Curiosity rover on Mars, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to...
Topics: California, Curiosity Rover, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Jim Garvin, Leland Melvin, Mars...
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A dragonfly lights on a tree branch near the launch pad after the Soyuz TMA-05M is rolled to its launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Thursday, July 12, 2012 in Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz rocket is scheduled for the morning of July 15 local time. Photo Credit: (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Dragonfly, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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Large gantry mechanisms on either side of the Soyuz TMA-205M spacecraft are raised into position to secure the rocket at the launch pad on Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo Credit: (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan Aerospace...
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Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) GDS Engineer Rob Sweet, left, reacts along with other MSL team members after the MSL rover Curiosity successfully landed on Mars, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: California, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), Pasadena, Rob Sweet, La...
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Expedition 32 NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams waves goodbye after leaving the Cosmonaut Hotel, Sunday, July 15, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide aboard launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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Support and medical personnel assist Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA out of the Soyuz TMA-03M capsule shortly after he and Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, and Flight Engineers Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency landed in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30...
Topics: Don Pettit, Expedition 31, Kazakhstan, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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The Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft is seen as it lands with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: Expedition 31, Expedition 31 Landing, Helicopter, Kazakhstan, Parachute, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz...
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Expedition 32 JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide lies in a chair to have his Russian Sokol suit pressure checked in preparation for his launch onboard the Soyuz TMA-05M on Sunday, July 15, 2012 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Hoshide, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko and NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams is scheduled for the morning of Sunday, July 15, local time. Photo Credit: (NASA/GCTC/Irina Peshkova)
Topics: Akihiko Hoshide, Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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A security guard stands watch as the Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft begins its rollout from its integration facility to the launch pad, Thursday, July 12, 2012 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo Credit: (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan Aerospace...
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View from the balcony of the Russian Mission Control Center in Korolev, Russia a little more than an hour before the planned docking of the Soyuz TMA-05M to the International Space Station on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Onboard the soyuz spacecraft are Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide. The crew of three launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time on Sunday, July 15 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo...
Topics: Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Onboard, JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency), Korolev, Moscow...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, center, is presented the John Glenn School of Public Affairs Excellence In Public Service award, by former astronaut Sen. John Glenn, right, and Charles Wise, Founding Director of the John Glenn School of Public Affairs at The Ohio State University, Thursday evening, June 21, 2012, at the Narian Koshland Science Museum in Washington. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
Topics: Administrator, Astronaut, Award, Charles Bolden, Charles Wise, John Glenn, Senator, NASA, Paul E....
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Panoramic of some of the exhibits available on the campus of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) during their "TouchTomorrow" education and outreach event that was held in tandem with the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge on Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Worcester, Mass. The NASA-WPI challenge tasked robotic teams to build autonomous robots that can identify, collect and return samples. NASA needs autonomous robotic capability for future planetary exploration. Photo...
Topics: Massachusetts, Sample Return Robot Challenge, Worcester, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Mass,...
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The Soyuz TMA-03M capsule is seen out the right window of a Russian Search and Rescue helicopter as it lands near capsule with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency onboard in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the...
Topics: Expedition 31, Helicopter, Kazakhstan, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Mars Hand Lens Imager Principal Investigator Ken Edgett, Malin Space Science Systems, right, talks about how close one his teams cameras can make images while on Mars from the Curiosity rover as Ashwin Vasavada, Deputy Project Scientist, left, and Pan Conrad, deputy principle investigator, Sample Analysis at Mars look on during a NASA Social held to preview the landing of the Mars Science Laboratory's (MSL) Curiosity rover at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on...
Topics: Ashwin Vasavada, California, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Ken Edgett, Mars Science Laboratory...
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Quarantined Expedition 32 Canadian backup crewmember Chris Hadfield answers reporters questions from behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Chris Hadfield, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32...
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Expedition 32 Flight Engineer Sunita Williams dons her Russian Sokol suit in preparation for her launch onboard the Soyuz TMA-05M on Sunday, July 15, 2012 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit: (NASA/GCTC/Irina Peshkova)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan Aerospace...
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The Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft is seen as it lands with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: Expedition 31, Expedition 31 Landing, Kazakhstan, Parachute, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill...
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NASA Chief Technologist Mason Peck talks at the kick off of the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Worcester, Mass. Teams were challenged to build autonomous robots that can identify, collect and return samples. NASA needs autonomous robotic capability for future planetary exploration. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: Mason Peck, Massachusetts, Sample Return Robot Challenge, Worcester, Worcester Polytechnic...
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Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency is helped out of the Soyuz TMA-03M capsule after he and Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, and Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA landed in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo Credit:...
Topics: Andre Kuipers, Expedition 31, Kazakhstan, Sokol Suit, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan,...
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Pan Conrad, deputy principle investigator, Sample Analysis at Mars, MSL, talks during a NASA Social held to preview the landing of the Mars Science Laboratory's (MSL) Curiosity rover at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Curiosity is due to land on Mars at 10:31 p.m. PDT on Aug. 5, 2012 (1:31 a.m. EDT on Aug. 6, 2012)....
Topics: California, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), NASA Social, Pan Conrad,...
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Dr. Michael Meyer, lead scientist for the Mars Exploration program at NASA Headquarters, talks about Mars and the upcoming landing of the rover Curiosity during a briefing at NASA Headquarters in Washington, Friday, July 27, 2012, in Washington. The Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission, launched in November 2011, is scheduled to reach the planet on Aug. 5. Curiosity will carry the most advanced payload of scientific gear ever used on Marsâ surface, a payload more than 10 times as massive as...
Topics: Curiosity, Mars, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), Michael Meyer, NASA, Paul E. Alers
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The Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft is seen with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency still onboard shortly after it landed in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill...
Topics: Expedition 31, Helicopter, Kazakhstan, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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Quarantined Expedition 32 Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, right, answers reporters questions from behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Seated next to her is Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Malenchenko, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA is carried in a chair to the medical tent after he and Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, and Flight Engineer Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency landed in their Soyuz TMA-03M capsule in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo...
Topics: Don Pettit, Expedition 31, Kazakhstan, Sokol Suit, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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Quarantined Expedition 32 Canadian backup crewmember Chris Hadfield, right, answers reporters questions from behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Seated next to him is Expedition 32 Russian backup crewmember Roman Romanenko. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Chris Hadfield, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32...
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The Expedition 31 Soyuz landing site is seen through the plexiglass window of the helicopter carrying Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Don Pettit to Karaganda less than two hours after he and Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, and Flight Engineer Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency landed in their Soyuz TMA-03M capsule in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International...
Topics: Expedition 31, Helicopter, Kazakhstan, Soyuz Capsule, Soyuz TMA-03M, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA is helped out of a Russian Search and Rescue helicopter after it carried him from the Soyuz TMA-03M capsule landing site in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan to Karaganda on Sunday, July 1, 2012 in Kazakhstan. Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Pettit and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency landed in their Soyuz TMA-03M capsule in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan after serving...
Topics: Don Pettit, Expedition 31, Helicopter, Karaganda, Karaganda Airport, Kazakhstan, Zhezkazgan, NASA,...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, and SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, view the historic Dragon capsule that returned to Earth on May 31 following the first successful mission by a private company to carry supplies to the International Space Station on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the SpaceX facility in McGregor, Texas. Bolden and Musk also thanked the more than 150 SpaceX employees working at the McGregor facility for their role in the historic mission. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill...
Topics: Charles Bolden, Dragon capsule, Elon Musk, McGregor, SpaceX, Texas, TX, USA, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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Bill Nye, known as the Science Guy, takes a photograph of himself with NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver at the Planetary Society's 2012 Planetfest on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: Bill Nye, California, Lori Garver, Pasadena, Planetfest 2012, CA, USA
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John Grunsfeld, Associate Administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate asks a question during a Mars Science Laboratory press conference, Monday, July 16, 2012, at NASA Headquarters in Washington. Curiosity is scheduled to land at approximately 1:31 a.m. EDT Aug. 6 (10:31 p.m. PDT Aug. 5). Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
Topics: Curiosity, Headquarters, John Grusfeld, Mars, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), Press Conference,...
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NASA chief scientist Waleed Abdalati, second from left, speaks during a news conference between NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to highlight the accomplishments of the world's longest-running Earth-observing satellite program, Landsat, at the Newseum, Monday, July 23, 2012, in Washington. In cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and its science agency, USGS, NASA launched the first Landsat satellite July 23, 1972. The resulting 40-year archive of Earth...
Topics: Anne Castle, Jeff Masek, Landsat, News Conference, Newseum, Tom Loveland, Waleed Abdalati, NASA,...
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Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Deputy Project Manager Richard Cook, left, MSL Project Manager Peter Theisinger, and Director for the Mars Exploration Directorate at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory Dr. Fuk Li, right talk in the MSL Mission Support Area at JPL ahead of the planned landing of the Curiosity rover on Mars, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called...
Topics: California, Fuk Li, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), Pasadena, Peter...
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The Soyuz TMA-05M rocket launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Sunday, July 15, 2012 carrying Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide to the International Space Station. Photo Credit: (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Launch, JAXA (Japan Aerospace...
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Former astronaut Sen. John Glenn delivers remarks prior to awarding the John Glenn School of Public Affairs Excellence In Public Service award to NASA Adminstrator Charles Bolden, Thursday evening, June 21, 2012, at the Narian Koshland Science Museum in Washington. Seated at right are astronaut and former Sen. John Glenn and his wife Annie. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
Topics: Astronaut, Award, John Glenn, Senator, NASA, Paul E. Alers
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Additional Russian Search and Rescue crews arrive near the Soyuz TMA-03M capsule after it landed with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo...
Topics: Expedition 31, Helicopter, Kazakhstan, Zhezkazgan, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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NASA Social media followers, media and others look on during a news conference between NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to highlight the accomplishments of the world's longest-running Earth-observing satellite program, Landsat, at the Newseum, Monday, July 23, 2012, in Washington. In cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and its science agency, USGS, NASA launched the first Landsat satellite July 23, 1972. The resulting 40-year archive of Earth observations from...
Topics: Landsat, News Conference, Newseum, Satelite, NASA, Paul E. Alers
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Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) intern Payam Banazadeh walks to lunch wearing a Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Curiosity rover t-shirt that was given to all of the JPL interns on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Curiosity is due to land on Mars at 10:31 p.m. PDT on Aug. 5, 2012 (1:31 a.m. EDT on Aug. 6, 2012). Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Pete Theisinger, MSL project manager, from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, answers a reporter's question about the precise landing of the Mars rover Curiosity during a press conference, Monday, July 16, 2012, at NASA Headquarters in Washington. Curiosity is scheduled to land at approximately 1:31 a.m. EDT Aug. 6 (10:31 p.m. PDT Aug. 5). Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
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NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver and NASA Chief Technologist Mason Peck, second from left, stop to look at an interactive NASA Mars rover exhibit where kids get to drive a remote controlled rover during the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) "TouchTomorrow" education and outreach event that was held in tandem with the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge on Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Worcester, Mass. The NASA-WPI challenge tasked robotic teams to build autonomous...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, presents a medal to Emil de Cou, conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra during a performance entitled "The Planets--An HD Odyessy", Friday evening, July 27, 2012, at the Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts in Vienna, Va. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
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Expedition 31 Flight Engineer Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency is carried by support personal from the Soyuz TMA-03M capsule to a chair shortly after he and Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia, and Flight Engineer Don Pettit of NASA landed in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition...
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The Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft is seen as it lands with Expedition 31 Commander Oleg Kononenko of Russia and Flight Engineers Don Pettit of NASA and Andre Kuipers of the European Space Agency in a remote area near the town of Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, on Sunday, July 1, 2012. Pettit, Kononenko and Kuipers returned from more than six months onboard the International Space Station where they served as members of the Expedition 30 and 31 crews. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, along with former United States Marine Corps pilot, astronaut, and United States Sen. John Glenn and Gen. John R. Dailey, director of the National Air and Space Museum, right, look around the Fly Marines exhibit at the museum, Wednesday evening, June 27, 2012, in Washington. Bolden spoke later at the 2012 John H. Glenn Lecture in Space History. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
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Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko continues the tradition of signing one of the doors at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Sunday, July 15, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Soyuz spacecraft with Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide aboard launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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A judge for the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge follows a robot on the playing field during the challenge on Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Worcester, Mass. Teams were challenged to build autonomous robots that can identify, collect and return samples. NASA needs autonomous robotic capability for future planetary exploration. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Ashwin Vasavada, Deputy Project Scientist for Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) talks during a NASA Social held to preview the landing of the Mars Science Laboratory's (MSL) Curiosity rover at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Curiosity is due to land on Mars at 10:31 p.m. PDT on Aug. 5, 2012 (1:31 a.m. EDT on Aug. 6,...
Topics: Ashwin Vasavada, California, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), NASA...
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With a model of the International Space Station (ISS) mounted on a table, Astronaut Don Pettit, a veteran of three spaceflights who has logged more than 370 days in space and over 13 EVA (spacewalk) hours, right, speaks in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With assembly of the International Space Station complete as of May 2011, the focus has now shifted from construction to full scientific...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden delivers remarks prior to his receiving the John Glenn School of Public Affairs Excellence In Public Service award, Thursday evening, June 21, 2012, at the Narian Koshland Science Museum in Washington. Seated at right are astronaut and former Sen. John Glenn and his wife Annie. Photo Credit: (NASA/Paul E. Alers)
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Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., delivers a statement at the beginning of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation hearing, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With assembly of the International Space Station complete as of May 2011, the focus has now shifted from construction to full scientific utilization through 2020 and beyond. The hearing on âThe International Space Station: A Platform for Research, Collaboration, and Discoveryâ examined research...
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NASA Chief Technologist Mason Peck, left, NASA Deputy Administrator Lori Garver, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) President Dennis Berkey, third from left, talk with WPI Robotics Resource Center Director and NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge Judge Ken Stafford at the edge of the playing field during the robotic challenge on Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Worcester, Mass. Teams in the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge were tasked with building autonomous...
Topics: Dennis Berkey, Ken Stafford, Lori Garver, Mason Peck, Massachusetts, Sample Return Robot Challenge,...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, left, and SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk, view the historic Dragon capsule that returned to Earth on May 31 following the first successful mission by a private company to carry supplies to the International Space Station on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the SpaceX facility in McGregor, Texas. Bolden and Musk also thanked the more than 150 SpaceX employees working at the McGregor facility for their role in the historic mission. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill...
Topics: Charles Bolden, Dragon capsule, Elon Musk, McGregor, SpaceX, Texas, TX, USA, NASA, Bill Ingalls
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The Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) team claps and welcomes White House Science and Technology Advisor John Holdren, third standing from left, as he stopped by to meet the landing team and to say "Go Curiosity" as NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, send from left, and Jet Propulsion Laboratory Director Charles Elachi, left look on, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 at JPL in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support...
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Expedition 32 crew members NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, third from left, receives the traditional blessing by an Orthodox priest at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Sunday, July 15, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. Williams is seen with Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, center, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide. The Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Malenchenko and Hoshide aboard launched later that morning at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Entry, Descent and Landing Engineer Adam Steltzner reacts after the Curiosity rover successfully landed on Mars and as first images start coming in to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
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Alexey Krasnov, Director, Human Space Flight Program for Roscosmos speaks at a press conference following the docking of the Soyuz TMA-05M with the International Space Station on Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Russian Mission Control Center in Korolev, Russia. Onboard the soyuz spacecraft are Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide. The crew of three launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time on Tuesday, July 15 from...
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Quarantined Expedition 32 NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams is presented with a traditional Kazakh whip during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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The Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft is raised into position at the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Thursday, July 12, 2012. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for the morning of Sunday, July 15, local time. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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A television screen as seen from the balcony of the Russian Mission Control Center in Korolev, Russia shows the Soyuz TMA-05M as it docks to the International Space Station on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Onboard the soyuz spacecraft are Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide. The crew of three launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time on Tuesday, July 15 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Photo Credit:...
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Expedition 32 Flight Engineer Sunita Williams, right, shakes hands with Vladimir Popovkin, Director of Roscosmos prior to her launch onboard the Soyuz TMA-05M on Sunday, July 15, 2012 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Williams is seen with Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, center, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide. The Soyuz spacecraft with Malenchenko, Williams and Hoshide onboard launched at 8:40 a.m. later that morning Kazakhstan time. Photo Credit: (NASA/Victor Zelentsov)
Topics: Akihiko Hoshide, Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, front center, poses for a group photograph with participants in the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) NASA Social held at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 in Pasadena, Calif. The MSL Rover named Curiosity was designed to assess whether Mars ever had an environment able to support small life forms called microbes. Curiosity is due to land on Mars at 10:31 p.m. PDT on Aug. 5, 2012 (1:31 a.m. EDT on Aug. 6, 2012). Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Topics: California, Charles Bolden, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL),...
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Jeff Masek, NASA Landsat project scientist at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., speaks during a news conference between NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) to highlight theaccomplishments of the world's longest-running Earth-observing satellite program, Landsat, at the Newseum, Monday, July 23, 2012, in Washington. In cooperation with the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) and its science agency, USGS, NASA launched the first Landsat satellite July 23, 1972. The...
Topics: Jeff Masek, Landsat, News Conference, Newseum, NASA, Paul E. Alers
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Astronaut Don Pettit, a veteran of three spaceflights who has logged more than 370 days in space and over 13 EVA (spacewalk) hours, right, speaks in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Wednesday, July 25, 2012, on Capitol Hill in Washington. With assembly of the International Space Station complete as of May 2011, the focus has now shifted from construction to full scientific utilization through 2020 and beyond. The hearing on âThe International Space...
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The flags representing Kazakhstan and the nations of the three crewmembers who will launch in the Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft are shown at the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Thursday, July 12, 2012. From left to right are the flags of Russia, Japan, the United States and Kazakhstan. Scheduled to launch on the morning of July 15 local time are Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)...
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Dr. Michael Meyer, lead scientist for the Mars Exploration program at NASA Headquarters, talks about Mars and the upcoming landing of the rover Curiosity during a briefing at NASA Headquarters in Washington, Friday, July 27, 2012, in Washington. The Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission, launched in November 2011, is scheduled to reach the planet on Aug. 5. Curiosity will carry the most advanced payload of scientific gear ever used on Marsâ surface, a payload more than 10 times as massive as...
Topics: Curiosity, Mars, Mars Science Laboratory (MSL), Michael Meyer, NASA, Paul E. Alers
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Quarantined Expedition 32 Flight Engineer Sunita Williams answers reporters questions from behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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Quarantined Expedition 32 Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko gives the thumbs up to his family behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Malenchenko, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
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Expedition 32 NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams continues the tradition of signing one of the doors at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Sunday, July 15, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Soyuz spacecraft with Williams, Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko and JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide aboard launched at 8:40 a.m. Kazakhstan time. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32 Preflight, JAXA (Japan...
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Quarantined Expedition 32 prime crew members, from left, JAXA Flight Engineer Akihiko Hoshide, NASA Flight Engineer Sunita Williams and Russian Soyuz Commander Yuri Malenchenko, wave goodbye from behind glass during a prelaunch press conference held at the Cosmonaut Hotel on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The launch of the Soyuz spacecraft with Malenchenko, Williams and Hoshide is scheduled for 8:40 a.m. local time on Sunday, July 15. Photo Credit (NASA/Carla Cioffi)
Topics: Akihiko Hoshide, Baikonur, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Cosmonaut Hotel, Expedition 32, Expedition 32...
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Posters for the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) "TouchTomorrow" education and outreach event are seen posted around the campus on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at WPI in Worcester, Mass. The TouchTomorrow event was held in tandem with the NASA-WPI Sample Return Robot Centennial Challenge. The NASA-WPI challenge tasked robotic teams to build autonomous robots that can identify, collect and return samples. NASA needs autonomous robotic capability for future planetary exploration. Photo...
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