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See March’s multiple moon shadows and Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

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NASA to Provide Live Coverage, Interviews, and Social Media for March 8 Solar Eclipse

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NASA, in partnership with the Exploratorium Science Center in San Francisco, will host activities around the March 8 total solar eclipse, including opportunities to talk with solar scientists and live coverage of the eclipse originating from Woleai island in Micronesia. During total solar eclipses — such as this one seen from the northern tip of

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NASA Deputy Administrator Visits Home State for Aviation, STEM Talks; Available for Media Interviews

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NASA Deputy Administrator Dava Newman will return to her hometown of Helena, Montana March 5-12 to discuss next-generation aviation, meet with students at her alma mater high school and tour a local science museum. NASA Deputy Administrator Dava Newman speaks at an event featuring Boeing’s ecoDemonstrator 757, an airborne test platform that allows NASA researchers

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Update on NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly’s Return to Houston

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Update, March 3, 1:25 a.m. EST: Scott Kelly’s plane is expected to land no earlier than 2:30 a.m. EST. NASA TV coverage will begin approximately 15 minutes earlier. Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA rests in a chair outside of the Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft just minutes after he and cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Sergey Volkov

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NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly Returns Safely to Earth after One-Year Mission

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NASA astronaut and Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly and his Russian counterpart Mikhail Kornienko returned to Earth Tuesday after a historic 340-day mission aboard the International Space Station. They landed in Kazakhstan at 11:26 p.m. EST (10:26 a.m. March 2 Kazakhstan time). NASA astronaut and Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly and his Russian counterpart Mikhail

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NASA Technology Transfer Roadshow Stops in Texas, New Mexico

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NASA’s Technology Transfer program will host events on March 9 and 10 in the El Paso, Texas, area and Las Cruces, New Mexico, to discuss how students and entrepreneurs can capitalize on NASA’s technology research and development. Technology Transfer program executive and Innovation Office director Daniel Lockney will hold public lectures discussing NASA’s technology portfolio

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NASA Begins Work to Build a Quieter Supersonic Passenger Jet

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The return of supersonic passenger air travel is one step closer to reality with NASA’s award of a contract for the preliminary design of a “low boom” flight demonstration aircraft. This is the first in a series of ‘X-planes’ in NASA’s New Aviation Horizons initiative, introduced in the agency’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget. This is

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Media Accreditation Open for Space Station Crew News Conference, Interviews

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NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly, Researchers Available to Discuss One-Year Mission

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NASA will share the completion of American astronaut Scott Kelly’s one-year mission aboard the International Space Station with live television coverage of his return to Houston on Wednesday, March 2, and two news briefings on Friday, March 4. Kelly is scheduled to return to Houston approximately 24 hours after landing back on Earth in Kazakhstan,

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