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Jan 10, 2018, 11:54 ET CASIS and Marvel Entertainment Unveil Guardians of the Galaxy Space Station Challenge

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and Marvel Entertainment today announced the Guardians of the Galaxy Space Station...


Mar 28, 2017, 15:00 ET SpaceX Founder Elon Musk Named as Keynote Speaker at the 2017 International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Washington, D.C.

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference (ISSR&D) today announced that Elon Musk, CEO and lead designer at Space...


Mar 22, 2017, 15:00 ET U.S. National Laboratory Research Payloads Prepped and Ready for Orbital ATK CRS-7 Launch to the Space Station

The Orbital ATK Cygnus vehicle is slated to launch its seventh cargo resupply mission (CRS-7) to the International Space Station (ISS) no earlier...


Feb 16, 2017, 15:31 ET NASA Astronaut Kate Rubins Named as Keynote Speaker at the 2017 International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Washington, D.C.

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference (ISS R&D) today announced that NASA astronaut Dr. Kate Rubins has been confirmed...


Oct 05, 2016, 02:30 ET CASIS and NCATS Announce International Space Station Funding Opportunity Focused on Human Physiology Research

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), part of the National ...


Sep 29, 2016, 12:00 ET CASIS and the National Science Foundation Partner to Fund $1.5 Million in Fluid Dynamics Investigations

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced five projects have been awarded...


Jun 14, 2016, 03:30 ET ISS National Lab Flight Opportunity to be Awarded Based On the Vascular Tissue Challenge

Based on the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced partnership with the New Organ Alliance and Methuselah Foundation of the...


Feb 18, 2016, 11:03 ET CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta to Keynote 5th Annual International Space Station Research and Development Conference in San Diego

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference (ISS R&D) today announced that Dr. Sanjay Gupta, chief medical correspondent for...


Dec 14, 2015, 01:30 ET CASIS and the National Science Foundation Announce Joint Solicitation in Fluid Dynamics on the International Space Station

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced a joint solicitation wherein...


Oct 29, 2015, 11:30 ET CASIS and The Boeing Company Partner and Award $500,000 in Grants Through MassChallenge

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) and The Boeing Company (Boeing) awarded two research companies financial support through...


Jul 06, 2015, 11:00 ET International Space Station Research & Development Conference

Gain a new perspective on the International Space Station: The 4th annual ISS Research & Development Conference focuses on new discoveries in...


Jul 02, 2015, 03:00 ET Massachusetts Governor Baker and Astronauts Coleman, Nyberg and Williams All Slated to Present at ISS R&D

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference (ISS R&D) today announced that The Honorable Charlie Baker, Governor of...


Mar 03, 2015, 10:00 ET SpaceCom Announces Partnership with the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS)

SpaceCom, the Space Commerce Conference and Exposition, today announced a new partnership with the Center for the Advancement of Science in Space...


Jan 28, 2015, 08:30 ET SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to Keynote 4th Annual International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Boston

The International Space Station Research and Development Conference (ISS R&D) today announced that Elon Musk, Chief Executive Officer and Lead...


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, creator, and ...


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 announced ...