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Posted byon December 5, 2014 at 11:39 AM EST
NASA marked a critical step on the journey to Mars with its Orion spacecraft during a roaring liftoff into the dawn sky over eastern Florida on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, aboard a Delta IV Heavy rocket.
Posted byon December 2, 2014 at 1:59 PM EST
On November 21, the Office of Science and Technology Policy, in partnership with the Office of Personnel Management and the Federal Community of Practice on Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science, convened a workshop to kick off development of the Open Innovation Toolkit. The Toolkit, part of the Obama Administration's Second Open Government National Action Plan, will harness public ingenuity to help address scientific and societal challenges.
Posted byon December 2, 2014 at 1:25 PM EST
The White House releases a new behind-the-scenes video showing how the very first 3D-printed bust of a President was made.
Posted byon December 1, 2014 at 6:00 AM EST
Cyber Monday is far and away the busiest online shopping day of the year -- here's what you need to know about shopping securely today.
Posted byon November 21, 2014 at 1:21 PM EST
DOE's newly released "Lantern Live" mobile app, part of the White House Innovation for Disaster Response and Recovery Initiative, allows users in disaster-affected areas to report on the status of local gas stations, find fuel, and easily look up power outage maps from local utilities.
President Obama Honors America’s Top Scientists and Engineers, Launches New Steps to Cultivate Tomorrow’s InnovatorsPosted byon November 20, 2014 at 5:41 PM EST
President Obama awards National Medals of Science and National Medals of Technology and Innovation to 19 of our nation’s top thinkers, discoverers, and innovators.
Posted byon November 19, 2014 at 4:05 PM EST
More than 100 school superintendents join President Obama in the White House East Room to launch a new effort to assist school leaders in their transition to digital learning with the Future Ready Digital Pledge.
Posted byon November 17, 2014 at 4:35 PM EST
Robots are working for us every day, in countless ways. At home, at work, and on the battlefield, robots are increasingly lifting the burdens of tasks that are dull, dirty, or dangerous.
Posted byon November 13, 2014 at 2:51 PM EST
Here's a look at what just a few people -- from congressmembers and reporters to technology experts and Internet platforms like Netflix and Tumblr -- have to say about the President's support for net neutrality.
Posted byon November 10, 2014 at 7:09 PM EST
Here are some answers to key questions about net neutrality and what the President is doing to ensure a free and open Internet.