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Dec 19, 2014, 08:50 ET

Millennium Space Systems Qualifies AQUILA M8 Series Satellite Structure

 Millennium Space Systems, a leader in development of affordable high-performance spacecraft, today announced the completion of structural...

Dec 08, 2014, 12:00 ET

CASIS and Seth Green Partner to Unveil International Space Station-Inspired Mission Patch

 The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) today announced the unveiling of its latest mission patch, designed by actor,...

Dec 05, 2014, 12:00 ET

The Next Giant Leap into Space begins in Colorado with Orion Test Flight

Gov. John Hickenlooper proclaimed yesterday Orion Space Exploration Day in Colorado, coinciding with this morning's test flight of NASA's Orion...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:35 ET

Exclusive Launch Day Experience for Historic Orion Launch Dec. 4 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – There's no better place to be on the morning of Thursday, Dec. 4 than Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where...

Nov 26, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Penn Medicine Team Develops Cognitive Test Battery to Assess the Impact of Long Duration Spaceflights on Astronauts' Brain Function

Space is one of the most demanding and unforgiving environments. Human exploration of space requires astronauts to maintain consistently high...

Nov 24, 2014, 20:52 ET

You're Never Too Old To Go To Space Camp- Black Friday Specials

Get on board with Space Camp® as the U.S. Space & Rocket Center holds its only public sale of the 2015 season. Give the out-of-this world...

Nov 24, 2014, 16:05 ET
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Extra Space Storage® Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Dividend

 Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend...

Nov 17, 2014, 16:44 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Ranked Among Top Workplaces

Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) is pleased to announce it has been selected as one of The Wasatch Front Top Workplaces. The...

Nov 13, 2014, 12:00 ET

Governor Patrick, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, and CASIS Announce Grant Competition to Support Research on the International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory

 Governor Deval Patrick, the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC), and the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) today...

Nov 12, 2014, 10:49 ET

Space Needle Presents the 30th annual New Year's at the Needle; T-Mobile is Exclusive Sponsor for Seattle's Biggest Celebration

The Space Needle plans to celebrate the New Year with its 30th annual fireworks spectacular. For the second time, hometown partner T-Mobile,...

Nov 12, 2014, 10:00 ET

As NASA Prepares for Orion's First Test Flight, Colorado Stakes Its Claim in Aerospace History

 Late last night, NASA rolled out to the launch pad the Orion crew module, the first spacecraft designed to carry human explorers on deep...

Nov 06, 2014, 14:30 ET

CASIS and The Boeing Company Partner to Award Entrepreneurial Research Through MassChallenge

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and The Boeing Company (Boeing) awarded three entrepreneurial researchers financial...

Nov 06, 2014, 09:41 ET
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Vision for Mars Challenge: A Unique Opportunity for Ophthalmology Companies

 After returning from space missions, some astronauts experience eye problems and changes to their vision. That's why the National Space...

Nov 03, 2014, 16:10 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc.'s CEO Enters Trading Plan Under SEC Rule 10b5-1

On November 3, 2014, Spencer F. Kirk, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company"), entered into a...

Oct 30, 2014, 06:00 ET

Grassroots Space Program on Kickstarter

 The mission of Space Operations, Inc. ( SpaceOps ) is to launch people into orbit from the U.S as soon as possible. "Our ECLIPSE spacecraft is...

Oct 29, 2014, 16:23 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results

 Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE: EXR) (the "Company"), a leading owner and operator of self-storage properties in the United States, announced...

Oct 28, 2014, 16:01 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Honored Among Utah's Fastest Growing Companies

Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced that it was highlighted by MountainWest Capital Network as one of Utah's fastest...

Oct 28, 2014, 10:36 ET
Mr. Jumpei Kojima, Sr. Executive Officer, IMV CORPORATION Japan and Mr. Michael J. Gallo, President & CEO, Kelly Space & Technology, Inc. pose for North American Strategic Cooperation Agreement for Vibration Test Systems

Global Leader in Vibration Test Systems Inks Deal with Kelly Space & Technology, Inc. for Strategic Cooperation

IMV CORPORATION, the Japanese global leader of vibration test systems, announced today at the 2014 Automotive Testing Expo that it has entered into...

Oct 24, 2014, 11:28 ET

M SPACE Presents New Rentals in Bison Run

 Situated in the Northwest corner of McKenzie County, North Dakota, M SPACE's newest housing development, Bison Run, is now open for rent. This...

Oct 23, 2014, 14:00 ET

CASIS Announces a Series of Life Science Investigations For Research Related to the International Space Station

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) today announced a series of unsolicited investigations focused on life science studies....