Stuart Robert on his feet in QT saying “not a single participant has seen a decrease” in their support packages. But he’s talking about the AVERAGE per participant package going up. Many have experienced big cuts.
🔥 We’re turning up the heat on our #Artemis I spacecraft, testing @NASA_Orion under extreme simulated in-space conditions. With a job like returning humans to the Moon by 2024, this craft must be ready for anything. Check out its training regime 💪 :
Final budget outcome released today confirms the NDIS underspend in past financial year was $4.6 billion. Plus another $1.3bn from the quarantined Disability Care Australia Fund because of shenanigans with the agreements for final rollout, delaying payments to states.
#HappyBirthday to the Air Force! 🎈 Did you know that 4 out of the 12 people who walked on the moon were test pilots for the @usairforce ? @TheRealBuzz , Charles Duke, James Irwin, and David Scott. [Photo: James Irwin saluting the flag on the moon during Apollo 15]
A whistleblower filed a complaint to the intelligence IG. Why is it being withheld from Congress?
Tropical Storm Jerry forms and forecast to be Hurricane by Friday
Airplanes fly about 600mph, but the @Space_Station orbits Earth at 17,500mph and looks like a very bright star moving across the sky. Did you know that you can track when the station will pass overhead? Find out when and where to look up:
Thank you for standing by us. We will continue to keep going forward — propelled by the hopes and dreams of Indians across the world!
When you see women defending Brett Kavanaugh this morning it’s a good reminder that this isn’t a gender war, it’s a war between those who believe we should raise men and boys better, and those who don’t.
We are going to the Moon — to stay. Our #Artemis program will lay the groundwork for a sustainable infrastructure to support missions to Mars and beyond. This is what we’re building. This is what we’re training for. We are going. Explore:
Incoming call … from space! 👨🚀 Tomorrow, @AstroHague will call #AdAstra actor Brad Pitt to talk about what it’s like to live and work aboard the @Space_Station . Discover how we work with Hollywood to portray fictionalized accounts of space:
Early in its history, the Moon had “fire fountains” erupting from its surface. But how did our celestial neighbor cool down and become the quiet, cratered world we know today? Find out by listening to the latest episode of our #GravityAssist podcast:
A study in Nature challenges a long-standing idea that multi-celled animals evolved from a single-celled ancestor resembling a modern sponge cell. Instead, it was probably quite similar to a stem cell. Read the paper here: