External Tank Production Ends At NASA Michoud Assembly
NASA has signed a $60.3 million contract modification to space
shuttle main engine manufacturer Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne
Inc. of Canoga Park, CA, to provide continued space shuttle main
engine prelaunch, launch and landing support from October 1, 2010,
through March 31, 2011.
Observations Show Planet In Its Host Star's 'Habitable
A team of planet hunters from the University of California (UC)
Santa Cruz, and the Carnegie Institution of Washington has
announced the discovery of a planet with three times the mass of
Earth orbiting a nearby star at a distance that places it squarely
in the middle of the star's "habitable zone."