Building on NASA’s storied history

November 27th, 2023

The Gateway space station hosts the Orion spacecraft and SpaceX's deep space logistics spacecraft in a polar orbit around the Moon in November 2023, supporting scientific discovery on the lunar surface during the Artemis IV mission. Photo: NASA. NASA has a long history of backing the research necessary to deliver fabrics that could withstand the […]

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Commercial, high-altitude ballooning gets a lift

July 12th, 2021

Space Perspectives has launched its first test flight from the Space Coast Spaceport in Florida, located adjacent to Kennedy Space Center. The June 18 un-crewed flight, lasted about six-and-one-half hours, reaching a maximum altitude of 108,409 feet. It splashed down as scheduled in the Gulf of Mexico. The test flight carried a number of scientific payloads, […]

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