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Happy birthday TPS advisory council all-star @TheRealBuzz! You super awesome moonwalker you 🎉
Rob Hoyt, CEO of Tethers Unlimited, a small business in Washington state that was forced to lay off 20% of its workforce due to unpaid NASA contracts, describes the impact on contractors that may never see repayment or reimbursements.
NASA scientist and union representative Lee Stone discusses the missed paychecks, loss of science, and lasting negative consequences to the public sector scientific workforce.
Two NASA #ShutdownStories from individuals directly impacted by the crisis.

Listen now: https://t.co/i38bmnDls9
We’ve made it easy to contact the White House and your members of Congress to end the shutdown and put NASA back to workhttps://t.co/bLUwgevzLL:
Miseries mount as #govermentshutdown drags on

Today #NASA sits idle, the vast majority of its workforce sent home, the victim of the longest partial government shutdown in U.S. history: https://t.co/jLWST8zQmi
Planetary Deep Drill completes second field test

The work builds on a Planetary Society-sponsored test and paves the way for an ambitious expedition in Greenland this year: https://t.co/TjWNRjbDSW
Eyes to the sky! Who's excited for the total lunar eclipse this weekend?

Here's everything you need to know for the best experience: https://t.co/3Oi71kjKAB
Today we mourn the loss of our friend Slava Linkin, who was instrumental in so many of our international collaborations: https://t.co/eOYi7XFeJb
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