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OU wins NASA competition – VIDEO.

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — The University of Oklahoma’s Sooner Rover Team took top honors in NASA’s 2016 collegiate rover design competition, besting seven other universities and an engineering team from NASA. Besides bragging rights, the team won $6,00 ...

NASA ready to help Florida businesses launch.

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — NASA and the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast are helping nine Florida businesses take off. Technology Docking, a strategic alliance between NASA and the EDC is a regional initiative and part of NASA ...

Charles River Analytics to aid astronaut readiness.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract awarded by NASA to measure and assess astronaut workload. The system for Cognitive Assessment and Prediction to Promote Individualized Ca ...

Space Florida wins Kennedy Space Center, new jobs.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Our county’s most technologically advanced shuttle landing facility is now controlled by Space Florida, bringing new jobs with it. Gov. Rick Scott announced at the 51st International Paris Airshow that the Space Florida Board ...

NASA taps South Alabama U. for tech challenge.

MOBILE, Ala. — Alabama college students will get a shot at extraterrestrial innovation as part of the 2016 X-Hab Academic Innovation Challenge. The University of South Alabama students will work on developing what NASA calls a “concentration swin ...

Alabama students to unleash space robot.

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Academic robotics competitions are everywhere these days, but some Alabama college students are about to take them out of this world. Students on the Alabama Astrobotics team from the University of Alabama and Shelton State Community ...