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NASA Selects Innovative Technology Proposals for Suborbital Flights

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NASA has selected for possible flight demonstration 10 proposals from six U.S. states for reusable, suborbital technology payloads and vehicle capability enhancements with the potential to revolutionize future space missions.

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NASA Selects University Teams for New SmallSat Collaborative Projects

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NASA has selected 13 university teams for collaborative projects to develop and demonstrate new technologies and capabilities and spur innovation in communication, navigation, propulsion, science instruments, and advanced manufacturing for small spacecraft.

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Registration Opens for NASA Night Rover Energy Challenge

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WASHINGTON — Registration is open for teams seeking to compete in the $1.5 million energy storage competition known as the Night Rover Challenge, sponsored by NASA and the Cleantech Open of Palo Alto, Calif.

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NASA Seeks Academic Partners for Smallsat Technology Collaboration

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WASHINGTON — NASA is seeking small spacecraft technology project proposals from U.S. colleges and universities that would like to collaborate with agency researchers.

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Big Returns From Little Hardware: NASA Selects Three CubeSats Missions

This image shows one of the proposed CubeSat’s being developed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Image Credit: NASA / JPL

NASA’s cutting-edge work in achieving bigger results from smaller hardware took another step forward as the agency  selected three CubeSats missions  to fly in 2014 and 2015. The missions will focus on communications, [...]