Former FAS deputy commissioner Mary Davie to retire from government service


The deputy associate administrator for the Mission Support Directorate plans to become an independent consultant.

NASA Johnson Space Center tech chief: agency focused on working with industry to spur innovation


Nick Skytland highlights the approach his team takes to procuring sophisticated leading-edge technology and says this is being similarly applied to IT acquisition.

NASA offers more details on $2B IT contract for all its centers


The contract consists of firm, fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee elements and indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity task orders.

‘Morpheus’ ML model key to deciphering James Webb Space Telescope’s high-resolution images


The machine learning model was developed to classify every pixel of a JWST image as an astronomical object like stars and galaxies.

Geomagnetic storm expected to pass with minimal impact on agencies’ satellites, comms


The Space Weather Prediction Center expected moderate conditions at worst from the storm as of 10:11 a.m. EST.

DC-QNet consortium director shares new details about plans for quantum network testbed


Additional organizations may be given the opportunity to conduct innovative experiments on the DC-QNet.