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National Archives to recall Nixon's NASA years

The National Archives is displaying rarely seen documents and items showing milestones in manned spaceflight from President Richard Nixon's administration.

Monday - 01/07/2013, 06:18am EST

Tags: Nixon, national archives

Live stream: The Quadrantid meteor shower

The late evening hours and early morning hours of Jan. 2 and 3 are the best times to view the Quadrantid meteor shower in the northern hemisphere. A live stream of the meteor shower is available below.

Wednesday - 01/02/2013, 09:56pm EST

Tags: Space, Quadrantid meteor shower, meteor shower,

Best place to work as a fed: NASA

Federal workers responding to a Partnership for Public Service survey ranked NASA the best place to work among large government agencies.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 01:40pm EST

Tags: best places to work, Hank Silverberg

The mystery on Mars will be revealed on Monday

NASA is downplaying reports that a major discovery was made by the Mars rover Curiosity.

Sunday - 12/02/2012, 09:03am EST

Tags: Mars, Curiosity rover, curiosity,

NASA workers are most satisfied federal employees

Overall, federal workers say they like their careers.

Tuesday - 11/27/2012, 10:32am EST

Tags: job satisfaction, Jeanne Meserve, Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey, lacey mason, federal workers

Google navigates '100k' stars in our galaxy (PHOTOS)

Think Google Maps, in galactic proportions.

Monday - 11/19/2012, 10:24am EST

Tags: Google creative, 100,000 stars, Google maps,

WATCH LIVE: Astronauts conduct spacewalk at space station

Astronauts will go outside the International Space Station Thursday to repair an ammonia leak on a radiator.

Thursday - 11/01/2012, 10:09am EDT

Tags: NASA TV, International Space Station

Minimal storm impact seen at NASA's Va. facility

Wednesday - 10/31/2012, 03:40am EDT

Tags: Wallops Island,

Orbital Sciences begins operations at Va. spaceport

Space technology company Orbital Sciences is beginning on-pad operations of its rocket projects at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 12:29pm EDT

Tags: Orbital Sciences, Eastern Shore,

NASA's Va. research center to host rare open house

NASA's Langley Research Center will let the public in on Saturday for a rare firsthand look at the facilities that are helping shape the future of space exploration.

Thursday - 09/20/2012, 03:25am EDT

Tags: Langley Research Center,

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