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Senator Barbara Mikulski, Supernova

April 5, 2012
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Senator Barbara Mikulski, Supernova

Scientists at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) near Johns Hopkins’ Homewood campus today honored Sen. Barbara Mikulski’s long-term commitment to space science by dedicating a data archive in her name and naming a supernova after her. STScI is in charge of operations for the Hubble Space Telescope. Mikulski, who recently became the longest-serving...
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As Atlantis Flies, NASA Future Unclear

July 8, 2011
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Atlantis readies for launch.

At 11:29 July 8, 2011, space shuttle Atlantis left its launch pad at the Kennedy Space Center for a mission to the International Space Station (ISS), bringing with it the collective history of 30 years and more than 350 men and women. The final mission (link opens PDF) will see Atlantis’ four-person crew testing...
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