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International Space Station Astronauts Are About to Eat the First Vegetables Grown in Space

Red lettuce is the leafy green of choice.

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NASA Creates New Quick 'Self-Healing' Material

Hurtling through the endless void of space in a thin aluminum can as debris zips around in every direction may have just gotten a little safer.

Teams in NASA’s Latest Challenge Compete to Have Their Inventions Sent into Space

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NASA has completed the first round of its first space-based competition.

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NASA Creates New 'Self-Healing' Material

Hurtling through the endless void of space in a thin aluminum can as debris zips around in every direction may have just gotten a little safer.

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Redesigning Government Work for the Internet of Things

The proliferation of Internet-connected devices represents a new way of working.

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‘The Meatball’ vs. ‘The Worm’: How NASA Brands Space

The space agency’s current symbol, a beloved signal of the agency’s storied past, wasn’t always so beloved.

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Government Will Actually Spend $330 Million to Protect Victims of the OPM Hack

The initial $133 million contract award covers only one year of ID protection services.

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5 Months after Detecting OPM Hack, Officials Begin Protecting 21.5 Million Victims At a Cost of $330 Million

In announcing an initial $133 million award to I.D. Experts for protection services, U.S. officials said they proceeded with caution to ensure they do not further inconvenience victims.

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White House Names Facebook Alum Its First Product Director

America’s executive branch continues to build out its digital organization.

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