Tag: This Week at NASA

Dragon Cargo Spacecraft Departs the ISS on This Week @NASA – August 26, 2016

Dragon Cargo Spacecraft Departs the ISS on This Week @NASA – August 26, 2016

The SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft left the International Space Station on August 26. The Dragon departed the station five

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Extreme Underwater Mission on This Week @NASA – July 29, 2016

Extreme Underwater Mission on This Week @NASA – July 29, 2016

The 21st NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations got underway July 21 in the Florida Keys. NASA astronauts Reid Wiseman

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Asteroid Sample Return Mission Launches on This Week @NASA – September 9, 2016

Asteroid Sample Return Mission Launches on This Week @NASA – September 9, 2016

On Sept. 8, NASA launched the Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security - Regolith Explorer, or OSIRIS-REx mission from

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Humanity’s Eye into the Universe on This Week @NASA – November 4, 2016

Humanity’s Eye into the Universe on This Week @NASA – November 4, 2016

During a Nov. 2 media event at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Administrator Charlie Bolden was joined by Goddard

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President Signs NASA Transition Authorization Act on This Week @NASA – March 24, 2017

President Signs NASA Transition Authorization Act on This Week @NASA – March 24, 2017

On March 21, President Trump signed the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Transition Authorization Act of 2017. The bipartisan

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Oceans Beyond Earth on This Week @NASA – April 14, 2017

Oceans Beyond Earth on This Week @NASA – April 14, 2017

Two long-running NASA missions are providing new details about ocean bearing moons of Jupiter and Saturn – further heightening

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Webb Telescope Passes Important Optical Test on This Week @NASA – May 5, 2017

Webb Telescope Passes Important Optical Test on This Week @NASA – May 5, 2017

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) has successfully passed the center of curvature test at Goddard Space Flight Center,

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Milestone Spacewalk on the Space Station on This Week @NASA – May 12, 2017

Milestone Spacewalk on the Space Station on This Week @NASA – May 12, 2017

On May 12, Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer conducted a spacewalk outside the International Space Station. This was the

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Pence Visits Mars InSight Facility on This Week @NASA – October 27, 2017

Pence Visits Mars InSight Facility on This Week @NASA – October 27, 2017

On Oct. 26, Vice President Mike Pence joined our Associate Administrator for Science, Thomas Zurbuchen for a close-up view

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Webb Space Telescope Update on This Week @NASA – January 12, 2018

The James Webb Space Telescope’s cryogenic vacuum testing at our Johnson Space Center verified it’s ready for the cold,

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