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White House Proposes $18.5 Billion Budget For NASA In 2016

The White House is calling for $18.5 billion for NASA in its fiscal year 2016 budget request released on Monday. The Obama administration’s 2016 budget proposal is more than $1 billion above their 2015 budget request, and is $519 million more than the agency received in 2015. The proposed budget focuses on returning human spaceflight […]
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NASA Suspends Ties With Russia’s Space Agency, Except For ISS

NASA is suspending all contact with the Russian space agency, Roscosmos, citing Russia’s ongoing violations of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, officials said Wednesday. However, work related to the safe and continued operation of the International Space Station is exempt from the suspension. According to an internal memo obtained by SpaceRef, NASA has been added […]