Richard Branson doesn't mind being a 'crazy one'
The Globe and Mail
Many other ventures have followed: Virgin Mobile, Virgin Trains, Virgin Cola, Virgin Vodka and more recently, perhaps the most outrageous, or most visionary, depending on your point of view, Virgin Galactic, which promises to make space tourism a reality.
To prepare for outer space, astronauts go underground
If you are going to space, it pays to hone particular skills, such as being able to live in harmony at close quarters with your colleagues, and mastering the manoeuvres for space walks. But where on Earth can you practise? Caves can act as a “space ...
NASA taps Texas State to expand STEM education nationwide
San Antonio Business Journal
Collaborating with NASA in this way positions us to extend our reach to a national audience of teachers, teacher educators and other informal educators,” said Araceli Martinez Ortiz, director of the LBJ Institute for STEM Education and Research at ...
NASA Announces Awards to Expand Informal STEM Education Network
Mesa envisions bigger jobs hub at Falcon Field
The Falcon Strategic Visioning Commission, created in April by Mayor Alex Finter, this week wrapped up its work on a 26-page document that seeks to further establish the area as a hub for aerospace, defense, finance and tourism. Mesa and other ...
NASA Interns Explore Space Careers
Voice of America
GREENBELT, MARYLAND—. The U.S. space agency has its eyes on the future - not just future missions, but the scientists who will plan and carry out those missions. At NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center outside Washington, a summer internship gives ...
ASRC Federal to Continue Mission Support Work at NASA Facilities