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The American Institute of Physics (AIP) is now seeking applicants for its 2015-2016 State Department Science Fellowship. The application deadline is November 3, 2014.

22 Sep 2014

“Today, with the selection of Boeing and SpaceX to be the first American companies to launch our astronauts to the International Space Station, NASA has set the stage for what promises to be the most ambitious and exciting chapter in the history of human space flight.”  So wrote NASA Administrator Charles Bolden in a September 16 posting on the agency’s website about the selection of two private contractors to transport American astronauts to the International Space Station by 2017.

17 Sep 2014