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.@SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket will launch with: ⏱ an atomic clock for space navigation 🛰️ a satellite fueled wit… https://t.co/XwNnuV8OyvIntroducing the first-ever Deep Space Atomic Clock! 🎊 This new @NASA_Technology will transform the way we navigat… https://t.co/znxdGu346w#OTD in 1983, Astronaut Sally Ride became the first American woman in space when she launched from Pad 39A aboard S… https://t.co/QfXoNkHJU7
Retweeted by NASATogether, dark matter & dark energy compose roughly 95% of the universe — yet they remain cosmic mysteries. Schedul… https://t.co/SLJ946QfKk
6/18
2019
“Each burst is in some way unique.” @NASAFermi data is being used to catalog gamma-ray bursts, the universe’s most… https://t.co/z7o76WEno0It may be summer in the northern hemisphere, but the Lena Delta in Siberia is just warming up. After seven months e… https://t.co/5al2QeoO0OClumpy. Smooth. Streaky. Three distinct features of textures found in Saturn’s rings. Data from the @CassiniSaturnhttps://t.co/RvsKwpExtADon’t be tardy to the Mars party! 🎉 Find out how an atomic clock will help get @NASA_Astronauts to the Red Planet o… https://t.co/tnqeL1j7FRGood morning, DC, Baltimore, Philly, and Newark! https://t.co/PpvTJRzdbt
Retweeted by NASAAfter nearly 16 years of exploring the cosmos in infrared light, our @NASAspitzer Space Telescope will be switched… https://t.co/KHDEcXCGyGMusic: don’t leave home without it, even if you’re traveling to another world! As we prepare to send… https://t.co/QBFqLJu0L4
6/17
2019
Did you know that all 50 states are helping us explore space? It's true! From universities to #smallbiz in towns fr… https://t.co/9MOivXaoJZ @cypresshill Thanks for the Soundcloud 🔌When @SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket launches, it will carry @NASA_Technology, including an atomic clock for space na… https://t.co/ILmfxQL1ZQDid you know that the silicon chips that power your smartphone are one @NASAspinoff benefit of the Apollo program?… https://t.co/AsHcCBBVuqWant to witness and share the experience of @SpaceX’s next cargo launch to @Space_Station? 🚀 It's the LAST DAY to s… https://t.co/fSwdGeI0tMWhile space is a virtual vacuum, sound does exist in the form of electromagnetic vibrations that pulsate in similar… https://t.co/D5rCSmnOfBKnow a dad who could use a little space this #FathersDay? Get lost in @NASAspitzer’s view of a nebula located abou… https://t.co/Go5B5jaITx‘Are we alone?’ 🤔 In an attempt to answer this age-old question, our #Mars2020 rover will soon embark on a journe… https://t.co/plj4sPPsYdIt's oh so quiet 🤫 New science from @SOFIATelescope shows us that the Milky Way's black hole 🕳️ is quiet because… https://t.co/VEiDSm7SpE
6/16
2019
On “Houston We Have a Podcast,” Sandra Tetley & Adam Graves discuss restoration of Apollo Mission Control to look &… https://t.co/xhljmZxqBb
Retweeted by NASAGPS coming to a Moon near you! 🌐 🛰️ To ensure the next generation of explorers, the #Artemis generation, will have… https://t.co/EmCmhODKLX @lilyride2000 We’ve got what you’re looking for! Turn this up 🔈: https://t.co/ziwCzcMPjWStarshade – ‘Now let’s get in formation’ 💁 💁‍♂️ Thanks to new @NASA_Technology, we’re taking formation flying to… https://t.co/K2zjWT0ulIWe’re opening our doors for social media users to come behind the scenes for a @SpaceX cargo launch to the… https://t.co/yjeUevwHPYThis week: 🌑 @JimBridenstine discusses our #Artemis program 👩‍🚀 @AstroSerena shares her story to inspire students… https://t.co/DlAWhLklu2
6/15
2019
Only the good die young. When massive stars die at the end of their short lives, they light up the cosmos w/ burs… https://t.co/w7hhdewsWZWe’re asking U.S. companies to provide thoughts on innovative ways to supply #Artemis Moon missions, beginning with… https://t.co/GZs83dz7TS
Retweeted by NASA#DidYouKnow we’re opening the @Space_Station for private astronaut missions of up to 30 days? Here’s your weekly up… https://t.co/PY8MiDdU8S @shimcollective Couldn't pick a favorite: https://t.co/jbE2MnI0rb @linniekate13 https://t.co/jbE2MnI0rb best, NASA @JohnFergy will there be a next round? asking for a friend. https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @aylablah ok https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @cypresshill don't think we don't see you in our comments on the 'gram 👀 Can we get a 🔌 for our SoundCloud, tho? https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @eddytheaxe @MurpleMeowFace 🔌 https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 Whoa, Murple looks peaceful. Think she'd enjoy sounds from space? @caro That panther looks FIERCE. If she ever needs hype music, we have sounds of rockets blasting off: https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @dasdasmusic https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @josiegrace13 Chip looks like a very good dog, Lil J 🐾 Next time feel free to drop our SoundCloud, loaded with NASA… https://t.co/YETZ0PvhnB @willbird641 don't worry – you can use ours. https://t.co/DOflIS7HQ1 @_BENJAMINTO 💫 Hey, that's ok. We're your friend. We have a SoundCloud loaded with NASA podcasts and sounds from sp… https://t.co/Q84gbyaemLHappy #FlagDay! 🇺🇸 One of our most iconic images is of Buzz Aldrin saluting the American flag on the surface of the… https://t.co/Xzs7smqwyK🖖 Dunes, lava and wind are responsible for this curious shape on Hellas Planitia, Mars. Boldly go:… https://t.co/dQJaZTLqIc
Retweeted by NASAThe atmosphere on Mars is mostly carbon dioxide w/ no breathable oxygen. Not to mention the landscape is freezing,… https://t.co/yy1rvg4IXp
6/14
2019
🤳 Is your smartphone more powerful than the Apollo guidance computer? 🗣 What were the first words spoken on the Moo… https://t.co/npcBAU5ethOur astronauts hail from all across America, but one state leads the pack! Which state does 29 of our… https://t.co/35JsDvzomXAre you feeling a little salty today? The yellow color visible on the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa is actually… https://t.co/cXrgTWHOnAHow does working underwater help us prepare for future Moon exploration? A 10-day extreme environment @NASA_NEEMO e… https://t.co/8IE7oUNM0lBy predicting droughts and floods and tracking blooms of algae, @NASAEarth's view of freshwater around the globe he… https://t.co/EBU6NgFQYP#NASA’s first-ever mission to return an asteroid sample to Earth just broke its own world record for the closest or… https://t.co/co9wsJwd8N
Retweeted by NASA @DavidDobrik We’re heading back to the Moon & we’re doing it for more than the ‘gram!🤳🏽Along with commercial & inte… https://t.co/xv55uEOz5YCalling all social media users! Want to witness and share the experience of @SpaceX’s next cargo launch to… https://t.co/RYNrRIuhU8Space Weather Update: Favorable Solar Activity for Exploration! ☀️👨‍🚀👩‍🚀 As we gear up for our #Artemis program to… https://t.co/HiD5xyE8ho
6/13
2019
In case you missed it: Today, we paid homage to our ‘human computers’ who calculated the trajectories BY HAND that… https://t.co/UfIzbsRcR5Introducing #HiddenFigures Way! 🚦 Today, we honored our 'human computers' by designating the street outside of our… https://t.co/dlouKRksEI.@NASA Administrator @JimBridenstine, @SenTedCruz, DC Council Chair @ChmnMendelson, and “Hidden Figures” author… https://t.co/ttz2ofzzun
Retweeted by NASALIVE from @AirAndSpace: Mathematician Dr. Christine Darden and #HiddenFigures author @MargotShetterly answer your q… https://t.co/RKzW5s45GBLIVE: Renaming Ceremony Honoring Hidden Figures https://t.co/t0QKSLyePu
Retweeted by NASANo journey is complete without the perfect soundtrack! 🎶 As we prepare to send the first woman and next man to the… https://t.co/aQHt3hIlIkLike rockets and social media? Apply to attend a #NASASocial event in July to witness the next @SpaceX cargo launch… https://t.co/0lpTeGysqY
6/12
2019
⏰Deep Space Atomic Clock ⛽️‘Green’ Propellant Fuel ☢️Space Environment Testbeds Some one-of-a kind… https://t.co/7opbWpyBKSAt first glance, these swirling clouds might look like cream in coffee. ☕ They’re actually jet streams speeding thr… https://t.co/1z0qEHKJitWhen you look at the Moon you see craters, craters & more craters. 🌓 🔭 These are battle scars from a violent period… https://t.co/sA7gjN5Or8Artemis was the twin sister of Apollo and goddess of the Moon in Greek mythology. Now, she personifies our path to… https://t.co/3G0pgmAhiX
Retweeted by NASAGood morning from @Space_Station. https://t.co/UCcZQeED0z
Retweeted by NASAYears ago at the South Pole, I looked up to the aurora for inspiration through the 6-month winter night. Now I know… https://t.co/Tbcpnr8dih
Retweeted by NASAToday we have a first-quarter Moon, ideal for observing! A first-quarter Moon rises midday and is up in the early e… https://t.co/cB3xmvQYfz
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6/11
2019
As we focus on lunar exploration, we don’t see the Moon as a conclusion. It's preparation that forges a sustainable… https://t.co/CMg5slfJBwCalling all social media users! Want to witness and share the experience of @SpaceX’s next cargo launch to… https://t.co/kmohtPaGtxHAPPENING NOW: I’m hosting a town hall with @NASAGlenn employees who help advance @NASA’s missions in aeronautics a… https://t.co/eDkrvl1jho
Retweeted by NASAThis afternoon, you have an opportunity to hear directly from the top! Join Administrator @JimBridenstine in 15 min… https://t.co/K5aCxIIamNLIVE NOW: Learn from our experts how the four @NASA_Technology missions launching on the next @SpaceX Falcon Heavy… https://t.co/KlFLH8jmLlWhen @SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket launches, it will carry: ⏱ an atomic clock for space navigation 🛰️ a satellite… https://t.co/TmncljJhTU @KarlaGu38199766 @NASAInSight @SpaceX @SpaceXDragon Thank YOU for sharing the wonders of space exploration with you… https://t.co/nVO0BFpKh7
6/10
2019
Airplanes fly about 600mph, but the @Space_Station orbits Earth at 17,500mph and looks like a very bright star movi… https://t.co/twi6G5bGW1For the 1st time, we've detected a coronal mass ejection from a star other than our own! This event, located 450 li… https://t.co/0TNRUkAH2zAnd then it dawned on us: that bright dot is our sister planet. Aboard the @Space_Station, @Astro_Christina captur… https://t.co/29Id50vjot
6/9
2019
This week on “Houston We Have a Podcast,” Mark Baldwin, @NASA_Orion Occupant Protection Specialist, talks about cra… https://t.co/1QptoRMq19
Retweeted by NASAMature and gorgeous: this striking @NASAHubble image of a barred spiral galaxy shows a luminous core that is likely… https://t.co/oFyrLnyENeHappy #WorldOceansDay! 🎉 While space may be the final frontier, understanding our own 🌎 helps scientists as they ex… https://t.co/8lT3WlIXbsThis week, crew members waved farewell to two spacecraft upon their departure from the @Space_Station. Here’s an up… https://t.co/I9XbJHnEFFThis week: 📡 @Space_Station opens for business 🚀 @SpaceX completes a resupply mission 🕹️ @JimBridenstine makes a… https://t.co/yCZhAtUdr3
6/8
2019
As @POTUS said, @NASA is using the Moon to send humans to Mars! Right now, @MarsCuriosity and @NASAInSight are on M… https://t.co/Yue3YfzPqG
Retweeted by NASAToday starts a new day in low-Earth orbit as we unlock the @Space_Station’s potential as a platform for companies t… https://t.co/PRn4olhcPw @ETFwunderkind Get more details about how we're opening the Space Station for business: https://t.co/uGQCAHXbuv @Tomo_Patrick Thanks for tuning in! Get more details about today’s announcement on the commercialization of the… https://t.co/XzXN8lnNhp.@Space_Station is open for commercial business! Watch @Astro_Christina talk about the steps we're taking to make o… https://t.co/QnVnLUnbPHLIVE from @Nasdaq: Watch our experts talk about our plan for a robust economy in low-Earth orbit, including commerc… https://t.co/H4R89ZV3PHToday, we’re sharing details about our plan to open the @Space_Station to commercial and marketing activities. Find… https://t.co/CgOjKy04Ym @RobsCastillo We appreciate your submissions! 🎵 @RebeccaCriswel7 When a speck of comet debris strikes the Moon, it vaporizes on impact, creating a shock wave in th… https://t.co/W3V3zan1XuIt’s raining … on the Moon?! 💦 Scientists have discovered that water is being released on the lunar surface during… https://t.co/2bsbLcai1x
6/7
2019
@robin_schulz How about your song "Sun Goes Down"? 🌞 Be sure to Tweet your song picks using #NASAMoonTunes and visi… https://t.co/vFGit0TvVQ @aliciakeys Which of your songs would you pick for #NASAMoonTunes? “A Woman’s Worth”? 👩🏽‍🚀 When we go back to the M… https://t.co/g3TjS3KIe1 @HOLLAPHONIC Yup! That sounds like a perfect addition to our #NASAMoonTunes playlist for the journey to the Moon! 🚀 @TheOfficialA7X 🎶 Your song "So Far Away" might be another good fit for #NASAMoonTunes! Keep the suggestions coming! @PRETTYMUCH We love the idea of your song "Phases" for #NASAMoonTunes, especially considering @NASAMoon's magnificent phases! 🌕🌖🌗🌘🌚👷 How many people worked on the Apollo program? ✨ Why can’t you see stars in Apollo mission photos? 🚀 When are we… https://t.co/PpXWwp3CEwToday, we remember the bravery & sacrifice on display during #DDay. Without the sound advice of meteorologists &… https://t.co/tetjXTLYIXEnjoying my last weeks on @Space_Station! Taking short breaks between all the activities onboard to soak up the vie… https://t.co/fu7u1zJlL9
Retweeted by NASA @MoonPie Our sky queen, @NASAMoon, will be shining bright for you tonight! ✨
6/6
2019

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