while this new federal agency would conduct all non-military space activity, the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) was created in February 1958 to develop space technology for military application. On July 29, 1958, Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act, establishing NASA.
the final space shuttle mission landed more than a year ago, today may well be cited as the “real” end of the program as NASA turned over the last space shuttle orbiter, Atlantis, to its new owner
As a result of the space race between USA and the Soviet Union in the 1950s, NASA was created in 1958 from NACA
An Act to provide for research into the problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere, and for other purposes." With this simple preamble, the Congress and the President of the United States
the person who runs nasa is robert m lightfoot
President Barack Obama announced the nomination of Bolden as NASA Administrator and Lori Garver as Deputy NASA Administrator