Top news of the week: 05.05.2020.

NASA, Space debris, Outer space, Orbit, Moon, Space exploration

Space Tech

On May 1, 2020
@elonmusk shared
RT @JimBridenstine: Why our Launch of the @NASA & @SpaceX Demo-2 Mission to the @Space_Station is Essential: https://t.co/HPjWTsB7xy https://t.co/J4EQrrcteI
Open

Why our Launch of the NASA and SpaceX Demo-2 Mission to the International Space Station is Essential

Why our Launch of the NASA and SpaceX Demo-2 Mission to the International Space Station is Essential

The station’s design requires humans living aboard to maintain it, operate it, and upgrade it; thus, International Space Station operations, including commercial resupply and …

On Apr 30, 2020
@csf_spaceflight shared
RT @blueorigin: Returning to the Moon with @NASA's #Artemis is the next major milestone in the history of human space flight. Our National Team brings unparalleled heritage, passion and innovation to enable Americans to return @LockheedMartin @northropgrumman @DraperLab - https://t.co/MOEI1C2ZXf https://t.co/Ik9Q8iN4aW
Open

NASA Selects Blue Origin National Team to Return Humans to the Moon

NASA Selects Blue Origin National Team to Return Humans to the Moon

Today the Blue Origin National Team, which includes Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and Draper, was selected by NASA to begin to develop the Artemis Human Landing System. It’s …

On May 2, 2020
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
As space investors become more conservative during the current economic downturn, they are less inclined to fund long-shot ventures and more likely to support companies that have a government contract. https://t.co/iyGcmh925Y https://t.co/WP5yrGESjn
Open

Space executive: Government can’t save every startup but can do a lot

Space executive: Government can’t save every startup but can do a lot

Relativity Space VP: “The most impactful thing that government can do is actually go out and buy services from startups."

On Apr 30, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @esa: During 30 years, the NASA/ESA @HUBBLE_space Telescope has witnessed the changing nature of spaceflight and bears the scars of a fruiftul life in space - many tiny impact craters. What can we learn from these and what does the future hold for Hubble? 👉 https://t.co/9nrBkKnad3 https://t.co/qzF32CCiBq
Open

Hubble's impactful life alongside space debris

Hubble's impactful life alongside space debris

During its 30 years in orbit around Earth, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has witnessed the changing nature of spaceflight as the skies have filled with greater numbers of satellites, ...

On May 1, 2020
@NASAWatch shared
RT @SpaceRef: Maxar Selected to Support Dynetics in Designing and Building a Lunar Human Landing System for NASA https://t.co/qz7o5oCTQa #Moon2024 #Artemis
Open

Maxar Selected to Support Dynetics in Designing and Building a Lunar Human Landing System for NASA

Maxar Selected to Support Dynetics in Designing and Building a Lunar Human Landing System for NASA

Maxar Selected to Support Dynetics in Designing and Building a Lunar Human Landing System for NASA - SpaceRef

On May 1, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @RocketLab: We've officially closed the transaction to acquire Sinclair Interplanetary! We're excited to join our two teams and make reliable, flight-proven satellite hardware available to more smallsat operators globally. Learn more: https://t.co/ehVnaq6Zg5 https://t.co/yqx1njn8kC
Open

Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Satellite Hardware Manufacturer Sinclair Interplanetary

Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Satellite Hardware Manufacturer Sinclair Interplanetary

*Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Satellite Hardware Manufacturer Sinclair Interplanetary *

On May 1, 2020
@SETIInstitute shared
LIVE TOMORROW: Chat with a NASA Scientist | 6th - 12th grade students are invited to join the Lake County Office of Education May 1, 2020 for a special online visit from @NASA scientist and Planetary Protector, Dr. Margaret Race. Register here: https://t.co/UDsTbWYs6r https://t.co/UWZlf982Iw
Open

Chat with a NASA Scientist on space exploration!

Chat with a NASA Scientist on space exploration!

Chat with a NASA Scientist on space exploration!

On May 4, 2020
@spacecom shared
Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Sinclair Interplanetary https://t.co/25QCYEdjWR via @spacecom
Open

Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Sinclair Interplanetary

Rocket Lab Closes Acquisition of Sinclair Interplanetary

LONG BEACH, Calif. (Rocket Lab PR) – Rocket Lab, a leading space systems company, has closed the transaction to acquire Sinclair Interplanetary, a leading provider of …