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  • NASA’s chief ‘Hubble-Hugger’ announces retirement from agency

    Jason RhianApril 5th, 2016

    On April 30, NASA will lose one of the agency's most experienced spaceflight veterans when astronaut John Grunsfeld retires from NASA. Grunsfeld is currently serving as the agency's associate administrator of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, a role he has held for four years.

  • Four new ‘Heroes and Legends’ join U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame

    Jason RhianMay 31st, 2015

    KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla — The U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame welcomed four new members into its prestigious ranks on Saturday, May 30 at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. On the 25th anniversary of the opening of the AHoF, John Grunsfeld, Steve Lindsey, Kent Rominger and Rhea Seddon became the latest inductees, and they will now […]