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Philips SmartSleep Deep Sleep Headband Selected by NASA-funded Institute for Studies to Improve Sleep and Behavioral Health

Philips SmartSleep Deep Sleep Headband Selected by NASA-funded Institute for Studies to Improve Sleep and Behavioral Health

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jun. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the company’s SmartSleep Deep Sleep Headband will be used in research funded by the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH), a virtual institute empowered by the NASA Human Research Program, for two unprecedented [...]

Taconic Biosciences’ Animals Complete Most Recent Mission to the International Space Station

Taconic Biosciences’ Animals Complete Most Recent Mission to the International Space Station

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jan. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered rodent model solutions, announces the completion of a recent mission to the International Space Station.  This project represents a collaboration between the International Space Station (ISS) National Lab, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Bioserve Space Technologies with support [...]

Teledyne Image Sensors Power Cameras Onboard NASA’s InSight Mission to Mars

Teledyne Image Sensors Power Cameras Onboard NASA’s InSight Mission to Mars

WATERLOO, Ontario, Nov. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Teledyne DALSA, a Teledyne Technologies [NYSE: TDY] company and global leader in digital imaging, is pleased to participate in NASA’s InSight Mission to Mars by providing color CCD image sensors for both the Instrument Deployment Camera (IDC) and the Instrument Context Camera. Teledyne is pleased to have partnered [...]

South Korea Announces Plans for Moon Landing in 2030

South Korea Announces Plans for Moon Landing in 2030

SEOUL, Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea will launch its first lunar module in 2030, with plans to fund private space projects from 2026. The government will first launch a 550 kilogram lunar orbiter in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) by 2020 as planned, and send a follow-up lunar module [...]

Mice in Space: Taconic Mice Included on Launch to International Space Station

Mice in Space: Taconic Mice Included on Launch to International Space Station

HUDSON, N.Y., Jun. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — When the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft launches today bound for the International Space Station, they will be joined by 40 special mice, bred specifically for this mission by Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in genetically engineered mouse models and associated services. The project is a collaboration between the University [...]

Flight Research, Inc. Completes World’s First Supersonic Civilian Upset Recognition and Recovery Training Course

Flight Research, Inc. Completes World’s First Supersonic Civilian Upset Recognition and Recovery Training Course

MOJAVE, Calif., Feb. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Flight Research instructor and former NASA astronaut Billy Oefelien just gave a certificate of completion to the first ever civilian professional pilot to complete upset training in supersonic flight. Oefelien says, “It is a wonderful experience to train pilots to this ultimate level of competence and prepare them to [...]

LG Chem to Supply Batteries for NASA’s Spacesuits

LG Chem to Supply Batteries for NASA’s Spacesuits

SEOUL, Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — LG Chem Ltd., South Korea’s largest chemicals maker, will start supplying lithium-ion batteries for NASA’s spacesuits in the second half of the year, the company said Monday. The contract with NASA marked the first such deal for a Korean company, LG Chem said. LG Chem said its new battery’s [...]

S. Korea to Team up with NASA to Jointly Study on Air Pollution

S. Korea to Team up with NASA to Jointly Study on Air Pollution

SEJONG, April 19 (Korea Bizwire) – The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will send two science planes to South Korea next week to conduct an air pollution study in cooperation with the Asian country’s environment research body, government officials said Tuesday. The National Institute of Environmental Research said a DC-8 flying laboratory and [...]