Master Marketer Program to be presented Sept. 18-Oct. 31 in Castroville

Writer: Paul Schattenberg, 210-859-5752, paschattenberg@ag.tamu.edu Contacts: Dr. Rob Hogan, 432-940-6777, RHogan@ag.tamu.edu Dr. Mark Welch, 979-845-8011, jmwelch@tamu.edu CASTROVILLE — The Master Marketer Program will be held in two-week intervals from Sept.…

AgriLife Extension brings Worksite Wellness program to High Plains

Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Angela Burkham, 806-677-5600, aburkham@tamu.edu AMARILLO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service is taking its wellness programs to work sites across the High…

Last Thursday, a bunch of space capitalists met with a bunch of senators to talk policy. Source: Science News

NASA astronauts, scientists and engineers will join industry and academia for a three-day, in-depth conversation about the International Space Station (ISS) as a catalyst for discovery during the sixth annual…

NASA has awarded a contract to Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, Inc., of Greenbelt, Maryland, for support of mission operations systems at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston. Source: NASA

Media accreditation is open for launch of the next SpaceX commercial cargo resupply services mission to the International Space Station, currently targeted for August. Source: NASA

“Well Educated” training for well owners set for July 27 in Wimberley

Contact: Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu WIMBERLEY– Anyone interested in private water well management is invited to a Texas Well Owner Network “Well Educated” training July 27 in Wimberley. The training,…

NASA astronaut Randy Bresnik, who is making final preparations for his launch to the International Space Station later this month, will be available for live satellite interviews from 9 to…

Water well owner training set for July 26 in Fredericksburg

Contact: Drew Gholson, 979-845-1461, dgholson@tamu.edu FREDERICKSBURG — Anyone interested in private water well management is invited to a Texas Well Owner Network training July 26 in Fredericksburg. The training is…

Vice President Mike Pence thanked employees at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida for their commitment to America’s continued leadership in the space frontier during a visit to America’s multi-user…

Blinn College Trustees Approve Expanding Footprint On The RELLIS Campus

Blinn College’s board of trustees have approved the administration’s request to negotiate an agreement with the Texas A&M system to share another new building at the RELLIS campus. The 40,000…

NASA will provide television, still image and social media coverage of Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday, July 6. Source: NASA

Vice President Mike Pence will visit NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday, July 6. Source: NASA

Statement from acting NASA Administrator Robert Lightfoot about Friday’s Executive Order creating the National Space Council. Source: NASA

Students at the Wallingford Public Library in Wallingford, Connecticut, will speak with NASA astronauts living and working aboard the International Space Station at noon EDT on Thursday, July 6. Source:…

It could not only help robots get a good grip on things like space debris, but supercharge robots right here on Earth. Source: Science News

Scientists and the military have often tussled when it comes to who is more important in outer space. Source: Science News

NASA has awarded the Kennedy Space Center Institutional Support Services IV (KISS IV) contract to Apache-Logical Joint Venture of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Source: NASA

Media accreditation is open for the launch of NASA’s Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS)-M. Liftoff on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at…

SpaceX plans to launch another recovered booster from the history-worn Pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center. Source: Science News