Following unanimous confirmation by the Senate on April 27, the appointment of MIT Professor Dava Newman as NASA’s next deputy administrator will become official when signed by President Obama. Newman, a professor of astronautics and engineering systems, has been on the MIT faculty since 1993. In a statement, Administrator Charlie Bolden said he was ecstatic to welcome her aboard at such a busy and exciting time – as the agency continues making extraordinary strides on the Journey to Mars. Also, New Pluto imagery, MESSENGER mission ends, Progress cargo craft update, Joining Forces and more!
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