December 3, 2016

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Tranquility Base Space & STEM Podcast – Playlist

Inspired by the annual National Podcast Post Month (#NaPodPoMo), I will be posting one space and STEM-related podcast each day during the month of November. This is a new outlet for me, but … More >>

Trinity University Distinguished Lecture: Captain Scott Kelly

On Thursday, September 15, 2016, retired NASA astronaut Captain Scott Kelly visited Trinity University's Laurie Auditorium in San Antonio, Texas, to deliver the 2016 Fall Distinguished … More >>

Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) at SwRI

This article was written for SpaceFlight Insider, and is reprinted here with permission. On Thursday, August 11, Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio, Texas, opened its … More >>

CYGNSS small satellites in launch configuration attached to deployment module

Scott Kelly & Mikhail Korniyenko Preparing to Return to Earth March 1st

From NASA (with additions from me) - After almost a #YearInSpace (340 days), NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly (@... Posted by Shannon Moore on Sunday, February 28, 2016 Watch NASA TV … More >>

2016 #StateOfNASA #NASASocial

Meet inspiring people working at the forefront of our nation's space program; tour state-of-the-art facilities...Posted by Shannon Moore on Thursday, January 28, 2016 … More >>

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Progress 65P Docking to ISS

December 3 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST
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Gokturk 1 Vega Launch

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Resourcesat 2A PSLV Launch

December 7
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WGS 8 Delta 4 Launch

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Fri 09

HTV 6 H-2B Launch

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Trinity University Distinguished Lecture: Captain Scott Kelly

On Thursday, September 15, 2016, retired NASA astronaut Captain Scott Kelly visited Trinity University's Laurie Auditorium in San Antonio, Texas, to deliver the 2016 Fall Distinguished Lecture, "The Sky is Not the Limit – Lessons from a Year in Space." The Distinguished Lecture series has been ongoing for the past 37 years thanks to an endowment from the Walter F. Brown family of San … Read more >>

Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) at SwRI

This article was written for SpaceFlight Insider, and is reprinted here with permission. On Thursday, August 11, Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio, Texas, opened its doors to media, sharing progress on its Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS). The independent, nonprofit, applied research and development (R&D) organization has a long history of … Read more >>

Scott Kelly & Mikhail Korniyenko Preparing to Return to Earth March 1st

From NASA (with additions from me) - After almost a #YearInSpace (340 days), NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly (@... Posted by Shannon Moore on Sunday, February 28, 2016 Watch NASA TV live: If you want all the live NASA TV broadcasts of Scott Kelly's, Mikhail Korniyenko's, and Sergey Volkov's return to Earth in a more easily scannable form, we've got you covered thanks to Heather … Read more >>