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NASA Extends Campaign for Public to Name Features on Pluto

NASA Extends Campaign for Public to Name Features on Pluto

| April 13, 2015

Image Credit: NASA/JHU APL/SwRI/Steve Gribben Washington, DC – According to NASA, the public has until Friday, April 24 to help name new features on Pluto and its orbiting satellites as they are discovered by NASA’s New Horizons mission. Announced in March, the agency wants to give the worldwide public more time to participate in the […]

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Astronaut Inspires Valley Students to Reach for the Stars

Astronaut Inspires Valley Students to Reach for the Stars

| November 8, 2013

Astronaut Chris Cassidy is inspiring students in the Valley to reach for the stars. On Friday he showed up to Fort Kent Community High School dressed in his blue NASA jumpsuit. He shared stories, pictures, and videos from the six months he just spent in space. Cassidy says, “I love looking out at the planet, […]

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Caribou Grad Follows Her Dream to Become Astronaut

Caribou Grad Follows Her Dream to Become Astronaut

| June 18, 2013

A big honor for a Caribou High School grad..Jessica Meir of the class of 1995, was selected Monday by NASA to be one of 8 astronaut candidates. We spoke with  Meir and some of her former teachers today –  who say she’s had this dream for a very long time. Here’s News Source 8’s Katie […]

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