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ESCAPE Mission Study
April 6, 2020
ESCAPE Mission Study

ESCAPE Mission selected by NASA Astrophysics for a 9-month Phase A study.

LEAP Astrophysics Mission Study
March 16, 2020
LEAP Mission Study

LEAP is one of four NASA Astrophysics proposals selected for a 9-month mission study.

Solar Parker Probe First Results
December 2, 2019
Solar Parker Probe First Results
Solar Parker Probe awarded NASA Silver Achievement Medal
November 4, 2019
Solar Parker Probe awarded NASA Silver Achievement Medal

Parker Solar Probe was awarded a NASA Silver Achievement Medal in November 2019.  Dr. Ken Wright is part of the Solar Wind Electrons Protons and Alphas (SWEAP) instrument team.  Congratulations to the entire team!

November 1, 2019
USRA 2020 IRAD awarded

Congratulations to Dr. Oliver Roberts.

In the News

December 22, 2021
USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer

NASA’s Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) launched successfully on December 9, 2021 from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It was a “picture perfect” launch, according to Principal Investigator Dr. Martin Weisskopf of the NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center, with the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket performing nominally and nature providing ideal weather conditions.

USRA Scientists and Engineers Contribute to NASA's Xray Polarimetry Explorer
August 17, 2021
Bringing Earth Data to Life

Ms. Tondapu's work featured in an article on the NASA Applied Sciences website.

Bringing Earth Data to Life
April 13, 2021
Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown

View the WIRED article discussing Dr. Gupta's year-long study for pollution in India during the COVID-19 lock down.

Pollution Studies during COVID-19 Lockdown
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