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Founded in 1969, under the auspices of the National Academy of Sciences at the request of the U.S. Government, the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) is a nonprofit corporation chartered to advance space-related science, technology and engineering. USRA operates scientific institutes and facilities, and conducts other major research and educational programs, under Federal funding. USRA engages the university community and employs in-house scientific leadership, innovative research and development, and project management expertise. More information about USRA is available at www.usra.edu.
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Universities Space Research Association - Archive (feature)
2017
Aug
14,
2017
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Experiment developed by USRA alumni scientist now headed to the International Space Station

Aug
08,
2017
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Mr. Ernie Wright Discusses August Eclipse at USRA HQ

Jul
26,
2017
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Dr. Erick Young Speaks at USRA HQ

Jul
07,
2017
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Celebration of Asteroid Day

Jul
05,
2017
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"I am in the Path of Totality"

Jun
30,
2017
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USRA President and CEO, Jeff Isaacson, aboard SOFIA during its deployment in New Zealand

Jun
14,
2017
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SOFIA enables new discoveries on the characterization of active galactic nuclei dust tori

Jun
05,
2017
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USRA and NASA Scientists test a "GPS " system for space

Jun
01,
2017
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20th Anniversary Celebration of the National Center for Microgravity Research

May
24,
2017
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Instrument developed by Scientists at NASA/USRA scheduled for Launch to ISS on June 1

May
08,
2017
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USRA's Louise Prockter quoted in Science magazine in an article on Diversity

May
03,
2017
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USRA's Ed Rivera-Valentin interviewed by Smithsonian.com

May
03,
2017
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Astronomers confirm nearby star a good model for our early solar system

Apr
27,
2017
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USRA's Scientific Visualizers supporting NASA by mapping the 2017 Solar Eclipse

Apr
26,
2017
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Kudos to USRA Visual Communicators: Jefferson Beck and David Ladd

Apr
19,
2017
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Image of the new rift in Greenland’s Petermann Glacier

Apr
18,
2017
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Arecibo refines our understanding of a potentially hazardous asteroid

Apr
14,
2017
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USRA Personnel Featured in Several Media Outlets Including BBC

Apr
03,
2017
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USRA publishes 2016 Annual Report

Mar
16,
2017
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Comptroller, State of Maryland, visits USRA

Jan
05,
2017
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NASA Flying Observatory Makes Observations of Jupiter Previously Only Possible from Space

2016
Dec
04,
2016
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2016 USRA President's Awards

Nov
17,
2016
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The Formation of the Chicxulub Crater and an Avenue for Life

Nov
07,
2016
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USRA's Assaf Anyamba Awarded Funding from the DoD-Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch

Oct
28,
2016
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Bridenstine: This is Our Sputnik Moment & The Moon Will Ensure U.S. Preeminence in Space

Oct
10,
2016
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Scientists Unearth New Clues to the Dinosaur-Killing Impact

Sep
07,
2016
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NASA: SOFIA Observes Collapsing Interstellar Clouds Give Birth to Young Stars

Jun
21,
2016
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USRA collaborates with NASA's Ames Research Center to provide scientific leadership for SOFIA, deployed to New Zealand