• NASA Seeks Student Solutions for Managing Moon Landing Dust Cloud

    on March 21, 2023 at 4:51 pm

    As NASA and industry partners develop new human landing systems to transport astronauts from lunar orbit to the Moon’s surface and back as part of Artemis, the agency is asking university students to investigate solutions to one particularly dusty aspect of landing spacecraft on the lunar surface. […]

  • NASA Awards Grants to Support Research, Technology Development

    on March 20, 2023 at 7:23 pm

    NASA has announced the recipients of its annual Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) grants, providing a total of more than $10.8 million across 15 institutions over three years to support scientific and technical research. […]

  • NASA Awards Advance 3D Printing, Quantum Tech for Climate Research

    on March 16, 2023 at 5:22 pm

    New technology is a key to helping NASA advance its long-term exploration goals for the benefit of all. To support its effort, the agency announced Thursday it will create two new institutes to develop technology in critical areas for engineering and climate research. […]

  • NASA Awardees to Develop Sustainable Aviation Composite Tech

    on March 16, 2023 at 5:07 pm

    NASA has issued $50 million in awards to 14 organizations to develop manufacturing processes and advanced composite materials for aircraft structures. These green technologies hold the potential to help reduce aviation carbon emissions. […]

  • NASA Selects 21 New Learning Projects to Engage Students in STEM

    on March 16, 2023 at 5:01 pm

    NASA is awarding more than $3.8 million to 21 museums, science centers, and other informal education institutions for projects designed to bring the excitement of space science to communities across the nation and broaden student participation in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). […]

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