USS ZAVALA NCC-100101 http://usszavala.org/wordpress Welcome to the USS ZAVALA, awarded Shuttle of the Year in 2011 and Most Informative Website in 2013! Member of Starfleet International Region 3 serving South East Texas Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:35:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 City of Houston Hackathon | May 16-17 | Houston Technology Center http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50080 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50080#comments Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:35:04 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=50080 Want to code for the City of Houston? Here’s your chance.

Houston Hackathon

City of Houston Hackathon | May 16-17 | Houston Technology Center.

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Sky Fest http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50062 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50062#comments Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:19:36 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=50062

Sky Fest will be held on April 11, 2015, 8pm to 11pm at the Lunar and Planetary Institute at Universities Space Research Association, 3600 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058.

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Study Identifies Three New Habitable-Zone Super-Earths – SciTech Daily http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50049 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50049#comments Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:12:30 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=50049 Study Identifies Three New Habitable-Zone Super-Earths - SciTech Daily

Study Identifies Three New Habitable-Zone Super-Earths – SciTech Daily.

It’s only a matter of time before we have very good evidence of life bearing planets.

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Modern Star Trek Scenes, Now With the Original Starship | WIRED http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50034 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/50034#comments Mon, 09 Mar 2015 15:11:07 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=50034 Starship Enterprise goes to warp...

These are some wonderful pictures of the original Starship Enterprise placed into scenes from the Star Trek Movies.

Modern Star Trek Scenes, Now With the Original Starship | WIRED.

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Planetary society creates light sail ship http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49992 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49992#comments Fri, 06 Feb 2015 14:36:22 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49992 Solar Wind ship is being constructed to be tested by the Planetary Society.

Click here for CNet article

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New Horizons is almost there! http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49972 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49972#comments Mon, 19 Jan 2015 14:31:20 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49972 New Horizons is almost to it’s destination.  Here are the plans for photos as posted.

New Horizons to take new photos of Pluto and Charon, beginning optical navigation campaign | The Planetary Society.

 

Closing in on Pluto

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Region 3’s Summit   Royale! – Home http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49963 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49963#comments Sat, 17 Jan 2015 21:32:43 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49963 Region 3 Summit Registration is now open for all Members of STARFLEET International. Summit will be held in San Antonio, TX May 15-17, 2015. Hope to see you all there!

Region 3 Logo

Region 3’s Summit   Royale! – Home.

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BBC News – ‘Alien Earth’ is among eight new far-off planets http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49952 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49952#comments Sat, 10 Jan 2015 04:27:35 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49952 More Earth like planets found by the Kepler planet finding space telescope. This one is the closest yet being 12% larger than Earth.
Finding a world just like Earth is only a matter of when.

Kepler space telescope

Earthlike alien planet

BBC News – ‘Alien Earth’ is among eight new far-off planets.

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SpaceX Completes First Milestone for Commercial Crew Transportation System | NASA http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49932 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49932#comments Wed, 24 Dec 2014 03:47:11 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49932 SpaceX Completes First Milestone for Commercial Crew Transportation System | NASA.

SpaceX is working towards getting certified to transport people into space!

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Amazing View of Engineers Preparing NASA’s Gigantic Space Simulation Chamber for Massive Test | NASA http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49918 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/archives/49918#comments Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:14:29 +0000 http://usszavala.org/wordpress/?p=49918 The vacuum chamber at the Johnson Space Center

Amazing View of Engineers Preparing NASA’s Gigantic Space Simulation Chamber for Massive Test | NASA.

The Webb Space Telescope is being tested currently and preparing for flight right here in Houston.

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