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NASA Promoting CubeSats for Low-Cost Space Exploration

NASA Promoting CubeSats for Low-Cost Space Exploration

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is calling for applicants to participate in the next round of its CubeSat Launch Initiative. Applicants must submit their proposals electronically by 4:30 p.m. EST Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The CubeSat Launch Initiative provides access to space for CubeSats developed by NASA centers,...

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NASA Awards Grants for Technologies That Could Transform Space Exploration

NASA Awards Grants for Technologies That Could Transform Space Exploration

  NASA has selected eight university-led proposals to study innovative, early-stage technologies that will address high-priority needs of America’s space program. The selected proposals for unique, disruptive or transformational space technologies will investigate challenges in the areas of solar cell operations at high temperatures, atmospheric entry model development, synthetic...

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CERN Researching a Superconducting Shield To Protect Astronauts

Large Hadron Colider

CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) physicists and engineering located in Geneva, Switzerland, is researching the possibility of developing a superconducting shield to protect astronauts against radiation during deep space expeditions. Astronauts are vulnerable to radiation from the sun during deep space expeditions because of the absence of a...

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New Robot Explorers Could be Windbots

Windbots

Periodically we have reported on NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program, which seeks out proposals from commercial industries on development of new technologies that will assist in future space missions. The selected proposals address a range of visionary concepts, including metallic lithium combustion for long-term robotics operations, submarines that...

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