NASA Picks 12 New Astronauts From Crush of Applicants

NASA has chosen 12 new astronauts from its biggest pool of applicants ever. Vice President Mike Pence attended Wednesday’s announcement of the Astronaut Class of 2017 at Johnson Space Center…

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John Glenn, An American Hero

When word spread that former astronaut John Glenn had died on Thursday, obituary writers and millions of other Americans all pegged him with the same description: American Hero. Glenn achieved…

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Feds Turn to NASA for Small-Drone Traffic Plan

As the unmanned aircraft industry continues to evolve, the United States is depending on its space agency to help manage small drone traffic close to the Earth. NASA is currently…

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