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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2013 Hilo, Hawaii – Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems (PISCES) has signed a fully reimbursable Space Act Agreement with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center (KSC). Under the Space Act Agreement, KSC will provide technical support to PISCES in the development of advanced-human robotic systems and other technologies required for ...
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Pacific Business News Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 2:41pm HST Hawaii and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration have agreed to collaborate on a range of activities promoting human and robotic exploration of space. Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie and NASA Associate Deputy Administrator Rebecca Keiser signed a two-year agreement Wednesday that establishes a partnership between ...
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The state has many assets that can play a leading role in America’s quest to explore and colonize space Photo Credit: Earth Observatory, NASA (Editor’s note: The co-signatories of this piece are listed at the end.) _______________________________________________________________ Today marks the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s historic address before Congress, during which he set ...
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Star-Advertiser Editorial: Our View – Lunar Research Park POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 27, 2011 While the future of the economy and NASA’s activities are uncertain, the space administration’s partnership with Hawaii in a new lunar research park on the Big Island holds much promise. NASA’s reduced budget will not be tapped for the park, ...
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Submitted by htribadmin on Thu, 05/26/2011 – 05:42 By PETER SUR Tribune-Herald staff writer The Big Island, of all places, has grabbed the inside track to benefit from NASA’s renewed efforts to reach the moon and beyond. Gov. Neil Abercrombie and a NASA official signed a two-year agreement Wednesday committing the state to develop a ...
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NASA picks Hawaii to prep moon base A research facility at UH-Hilo would test gear for lunar work By B.J. Reyes, Star Advertiser POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 26, 2011 Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy’s famous speech committing the country to landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to Earth, ...
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The State of Hawaii will join over 60 nations worldwide this fall in celebrating World Space Week (October 4-10, 2009). Established by the United Nations in 1999, World Space Week underscores the multiple contributions space science and technology have made over the past half-century to improve the human condition. Hawaii will participate by hosting a ...
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WASHINGTON — If you’ve never seen the International Space Station flying 220 miles overhead, this is the week to do so. The station will be in almost constant sunlight from Wednesday through Friday, offering an incredible view to sky gazers across the country. In order to find out when the station will be visible over ...
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