NASA CubeSat Launch Initiative

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Rocket Lab plans return to flight in November

“We could put a vehicle on the pad right now. But we just don’t take risks."<p>LOGAN, Utah — Rocket Lab announced Aug. 6 that it plans to resume …

Space Exploration

Watch live: Launch of Engineering’s MemSat satellite to make history on Monday, May 21

In what is a first for the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering, MemSat, a cube-shaped nanosatellite developed by faculty and students, will launch …

​Ohio State’s first satellite prepares for launch

A NASA rendering of how CubeRRT will look in space<p>COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Its name may playfully give homage to a 1980s video arcade game, but the …

What happens after launch: Two NASA educational CubeSats

A small group of students recently got to experience a rare, spaceflight thrill: seeing if the tiny satellite, called a CubeSat, they designed and …

Oak Ridge teachers receive grants totaling $104K; $1M total

A recent event at Oak Ridge High School recognized teachers with grants for various educational projects.<p>A recent event at Oak Ridge High School …

Cornell University Prepares Two 3D Printed CubeSats for Launch as Part of NASA Initiative

There have been many great inventions over the last 50 years, and it’s hard to say what the greatest has been, but one invention that is at least up …

CubeSat

Satellite designed by students in Prescott chosen by NASA for launch

PHOENIX – The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has invited a team of students from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott …

AMSAT "GOLF" CubeSats among NASA Ninth-Round CubeSat Launch Initiative Picks

AMSAT reports that two of its “GOLF” (Greater Orbit, Larger Footprint) series CubeSats are among 21 missions recommended for NASA’s CubeSat Launch …

Embry-Riddle Prescott Selected by NASA for Future Satellite Launch

One of only 11 accepted proposals, EagleSat-2 was accepted to participate in NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative (CSLI), which is intended to provide …

These UC Bearcats are heading to space. (OK, their experiments are.)

CLOSE<p>The University of Cincinnati, a public research university, is the second largest college in Ohio.<p>NASA is sending a group of University of …

Space Exploration

Oak Ridge students designing satellite to send on NASA mission

A satellite designed by students at Robertsville Middle School will soon be launched into space.<p>The students submitted their proposal to NASA last …

Robertsville Middle students' nanosatellite 'RamSat' chosen by NASA for space launch

In November 2017, a team of Robertsville middle students, educators, and Oak Ridge scientists submitted a proposal to NASA for their Cube Satellite …

small one-unit cube satellite Archives

Robertsville Middle School students participating in the NASA Project-Based Learning course visit Marshall to present their CubeSat project to a …

Amateur transponder satellites selected for NASA launch

AMSAT reports <b>GOLF-TEE</b> and <b>GOLF-1</b> have been selected for NASA’s CubeSat launch initiative<p>On March 2, 2018, NASA announced the ninth round of selections …

These UC Students Want To Help NASA Get To Mars

<b>Updated March 2 at 12:43 p.m.</b><p>NASA is approving a UC student project for launch. The space agency announced its decision Friday.<p>If NASA wants to go to …

KU students seek to launch mini-satellite through NASA program

LAWRENCE — Madison Sargent has always had an eye on the stars. Now she may achieve her goal of reaching out to them before she even graduates from …

NNU eyes satellite encore: Students already busy working on their next satellite launch

NAMPA — It’s been almost a month since Idaho’s first satellite was launched into space, and students at Northwestern Nazarene University are already …

Space Exploration

Second year of Irvine’s high school satellite launch program gets help from NASA

Brent Freeze, Irvine CubeSat program co-founder, explains the program to invited guests during the kick-off event in Irvine on Wednesday, September …

Engineering team receives data from Idaho’s first satellite

November 20, 2017<p>Subscribe<p>Subscribe to receive regular NNU News email updates.<p>Northwest Nazarene University’s MakerSat team received data from …

Space Exploration

Nanosatellite and Microsatellite Market - a Global Business Report & Industry Study 2017 - Press Release

Nanosatellite and Microsatellite Industry Global Analysis<p>This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire<p>Portland, OR -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/17/2017 …

Citizen Journalism

Idaho's satellite launch rescheduled amid technical difficulties

NAMPA — Technical difficulties delayed the launch of Idaho’s first 3-D printed cube satellite.<p>The original launch was scheduled for early Tuesday …

3D Printed MakerSat Gets Ready to Test 3D Printing Materials in Space

Last year, history was made by a group of students in Idaho who designed, 3D printed and assembled the state’s first satellite. Now, it’s finally …

NASA Invites CubeSat Launch Initiative Applications

NASA has invited accredited education institutions, nonprofit organizations, and NASA centers to submit applications for the agency’s CubeSat Launch …

NanoRacks Brings Over 30 Payloads to ISS, Including Landmark Kaber Satellite and First-Ever Boy Scouts of America Experiment

Press Release From: Nanoracks<br>Posted: Thursday, August 17, 2017<p>SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft successfully berthed to the International Space Station …

Irvine students enter final phase of their mission to launch a satellite

Mission almost complete.<p>For over a year, more than 100 students in Irvine have focused on Irvine01, a mission to engineer and launch a nano-satellite into orbit.<p>Last month, they entered the project's final phase at Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems, Inc. in Irvine, which involved integrating their …

CubeSat

Oregon's First Satellite, "OreSat", Will Use Alta Devices Solar Technology

LOGAN, Utah.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Several players in the small satellite field are using Alta Devices solar technology in their exhibits at this week’s …

Solar Panels

NASA’s CubeSat Launch Initiative Broadens Access to Space

Students Prepare to Launch Satellite They Built Into Space

A group of 150 students from Irvine public schools could become the first teenagers on the West Coast to successfully launch a satellite into …