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May 29, 2015, 16:51 ET
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today broke ground on a new attraction - Heroes and Legends, featuring a new U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. Held on the eve of the 25th anniversary hall of fame induction, the groundbreaking featured (r to l) Dan Brandenstein, Astronaut Scholarship Foundation chairman; Bob Cabana, director of NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center; Charlie Bolden, NASA administrator; Jim Houser, president of parks and resorts for Delaware North, which operates the Visitor Complex for NASA; Therrin Protze, chief operating officer of the Visitor Complex; and Cheryl Hurst, director, communication and public engagement for Kennedy Space Center.

New Attraction - Heroes and Legends Featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame® - Breaks Ground at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER – Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex today broke ground on a new attraction designed to touch the hearts and minds of...

May 29, 2015, 14:30 ET

Supporting Canadian Research and Innovation in Space Technology

Leveraging scientific and high-tech expertise while supporting jobs and growth CAMBRIDGE, ON, May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Gary...

May 27, 2015, 16:05 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Dividend

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

May 26, 2015, 20:01 ET

Air Force's Space and Missile Systems Center Certifies SpaceX for National Security Space Missions

Lieutenant General Samuel Greaves, Commander of the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) and Air Force Program Executive Officer for...

May 26, 2015, 18:07 ET

2015 Space Camp® Hall of Fame

The U.S. Space & Rocket Center® is pleased to announce the 2015 class of the Space Camp® Hall of Fame. These four exceptional...

May 26, 2015, 14:51 ET

Supporting Canada-Israel Space Cooperation

Government of Canada to study future Canada-Israel space missions LONGUEIL, QC, May 26, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable James Moore, Minister...

May 22, 2015, 13:31 ET

Bloody Good News! Space Orders Third Season of its Original Smash-Hit Series, BITTEN

– Season 2 of BITTEN gets CTV airing in July – – Laura Vandervoort returns to star as the world's only female werewolf...

May 21, 2015, 18:00 ET
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NASA, NSBRI Select 24 Proposals to Support Crew Health of Astronauts on Deep Space Missions

 NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) and the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) will fund 24 proposals to help investigate...

May 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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"First In Humans" Clinical Trial Demonstrates Non-Invasive Expulsion of Kidney Stones

 The National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) announced that Dr. Jonathan Harper will present the findings of an FDA-registered...

May 15, 2015, 08:30 ET
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5 Years, Ten SMARTCAP Grants, $1.5 Million Matched by Private Industry Delivering New Biomedical Products for Space and Earth

Administering health care in space demands innovative biomedical solutions. The National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) meets this...

May 13, 2015, 04:42 ET

Asia Fund Space Participated in World's Largest Investor and Startup Event in Las Vegas, USA

Asia Fund Space Ltd ("AFS"), a Hong Kong-based technology start-up, announced the launch of its new mobile and web-based platform that enables...

May 07, 2015, 15:38 ET

International and U.S. Students and Teachers Headed to Toronto for 34th Annual International Space Development Conference®

Students competed in prestigious NSS-NASA Ames Space Settlement Design Contest  Hundreds of students and teachers from the United States...

May 07, 2015, 09:52 ET

Space Orders Season 4 of Ground-Breaking Original Thriller, ORPHAN BLACK

– Starring Canadian Screen Award Winner Tatiana Maslany, production is slated to begin this fall in Toronto – − From Temple...

May 06, 2015, 02:00 ET
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Space Ape Games Dévoile Son Second Titre - Rival Kingdoms : L'Âge des Titans™

Des pouvoirs titanesques dans un jeu de stratégie mobile  Space Ape Games, le studio de jeux mobiles derrière le titre à...

May 06, 2015, 02:00 ET
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Space Ape Games stellt zweiten Titel vor: Rival Kingdoms: Schlacht der Titanen™

Epische Phantasie im neuen mobilen Strategiespiel. Space Ape Games, die Entwickler des erfolgreichen mobilen Titels Samurai Siege, haben heute...

Apr 29, 2015, 16:07 ET
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Extra Space Storage Inc. Reports 2015 First Quarter Results

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

Apr 27, 2015, 18:07 ET
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New Video: 10 Things to Know Before Having a Baby

Extra Space Storage Inc. celebrates parenthood with a new video, 10 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Having a Baby, available on YouTube:...

Apr 21, 2015, 17:37 ET
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DeBakey High School Students to learn about STEM 'On-and-Off the Planet'

How does space travel affect your health? How do astronauts sleep in space? What do astronauts eat in space?  How do astronauts exercise in...

Apr 13, 2015, 17:30 ET

Colorado Companies are Pioneering the Future of Space Exploration

 This week, the world's leading aerospace innovators are gathered in Colorado Springs at the 31st Annual Space Symposium. Colorado companies...

Apr 09, 2015, 10:10 ET

Note to Editors - Launch of the Dragon Cargo Ship to the International Space Station

LONGUEUIL, QC, April 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On April 13, 2015, SpaceX is scheduled to launch its commercial resupply ship, Dragon, to the...