Typical American worker has saved just $20,000 for retirement, survey finds
Typical American worker has saved just $20,000 for retirement, survey finds October 24, 2014

About 61 percent said they weren’t really sacrificing to fill their retirement accounts.

$3 million deal keeps rare mummified dinosaur in North Dakota
$3 million deal keeps rare mummified dinosaur in North Dakota October 22, 2014

A deal of $3 million was reached to keep a rare mummified Edmontosaurus on display in the North Dakota Heritage Center.

Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation grants $2 million to ocean conservation
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation grants $2 million to ocean conservation October 21, 2014

The money will also go to improvements in fisheries enforcement, supporting four conservation groups that are working together to strengthen illegal fishing controls in the European Union.

‘Vital Signs’ 2013 report covers both cultural and natural resources for Grand Teton National Park
‘Vital Signs’ 2013 report covers both cultural and natural resources for Grand Teton National Park October 20, 2014

A new report (Vital Signs 2013) on Grand Teton National Park and John D. Rockefeller Jr. Memorial Parkway has been posted online for reference on both the natural and cultural resources for each park.

U.S. military commissions Sierra Nevada to develop new defense satellite
U.S. military commissions Sierra Nevada to develop new defense satellite October 18, 2014

The Sierra Nevada Corporation has been commissioned by the US Military to help develop and build a new, next generation defense satellite in order to aid future security.

NASA awards $50 million to teams researching mysteries of the universe
NASA awards $50 million to teams researching mysteries of the universe October 10, 2014

NASA awards nearly $50 million to seven research teams to study the past, present, and future of life in the universe.

NASA planning to build new $65 million headquarters
NASA planning to build new $65 million headquarters October 09, 2014

In a move to save money, NASA is breaking ground on a new $65 million facility to help bring the program into the future.

Virgin Galactic inching towards commercial human spaceflight
Virgin Galactic inching towards commercial human spaceflight October 08, 2014

SpaceShipTwo, Virgin Galactic’s commercial rocket-plane, logged its 54th test flight Tuesday at Mojave Air and Space Port.

Sierra Nevada protest halts NASA space ferry plans
Sierra Nevada protest halts NASA space ferry plans October 07, 2014

Sierra Nevada protests being left out of space ferry plans, puts NASA program on hold.

Sierra Nevada Corporation files protest over NASA’s spaceflight contract decision
Sierra Nevada Corporation files protest over NASA’s spaceflight contract decision October 02, 2014

Sierra Nevada Corporation legally challenges NASA to reconsider contracts awarded to Boeing and SpaceX as the primary transportation to the International Space Station.