NASA Renames Headquarters After Its First African American Female Engineer

NASA has renamed the agency’s headquarters building in Washington, D.C., after Mary W. Jackson, its first African American female engineer. Announcing this, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said Jackson helped break barriers and open opportunities for African Americans and women in … Read more…

Boeing’s botched Starliner test flirted with ‘catastrophic’ failure: NASA panel

Boeing narrowly missed a “catastrophic failure” during its December flight test of an unmanned space taxi that was cut short by an unrelated problem, a NASA safety review panel said Thursday, recommending that the agency examine Boeing’s software verification process … Read more…

NASA Astronaut Celebrates Women’s Equality Day in Space at Midpoint of Record-Breaking Flight

NASA astronaut Christina Koch hit the midpoint of her nearly yearlong mission Monday (Aug. 26), which she marked with a video celebration of Women’s Equality Day and female space pioneers. Space.com BEST DEAL UPDATE: Education Game for Kids! Play Free … Read more…