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Buzz Aldrin Wants to Colonize Mars Within 25 Years

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Man first stepped foot on the moon in 1969. Maybe seventy years later, in 2039, humans will colonize Mars.

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Integrate (26-30 Sep 2015 in Santa Clara) is the largest conference 100% focused on integrating technologies

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Thanks to the organizers of the Integrate + API World 2015 Conference (Sept. 26-30, Santa Clara) we are able to give away up to 50 free OPEN passes to this very powerful event.

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Court Overturns Ruling Against NSA Surveillance Program

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The bulk-collection program was reined in earlier this summer when Congress passed the USA Freedom Act.

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18F Awards 16 Firms Spots on Agile BPA

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This is the result of a six-month effort by GSA's tech consulting group.

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Here's How JSOC Became a Manhunting Machine

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A brief history of special operations, from Panama to the war on terror.

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Can US Cyber Nerve Center Hold Onto Its New Leaders?

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"Churn over there within DHS has been problematic," says departed official.

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Unmasking Hacktivism and Other High-Profile Cyberattacks

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“Tim Robertson” has a nice house.

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Novetta Solutions moves to new private equity owner

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Novetta Solutions, one of the more aggressive buyers in the market, is itself being acquired, and it's by another private equity firm.

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Municipal Leader of the Year 2015 Award Application

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Nominate an official for American City & County's 2015 Municipal Leader of the Year award.rea

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Obama Issues Plan to Give Feds 1.3 Percent Raise in 2016

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Proposal would lift locality pay for first time in six years.

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Note to Feds: Don’t Let Family Members Store Porn on Your Work Computer

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Senior Commerce official had seven government computers at home.

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Video: The Closest You Can Get to Space Without Leaving Earth

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Where the extreme cold of space can be found in Houston, Texas.

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Pentagon Partners with Silicon Valley on 'Flexible Electronics'

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The Defense Department plans to invest $171 million on the initiative.

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Who’s online right now? The public can track which federal Web sites are most popular.

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By 11:04 a.m.

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The Secret Suffering of the Middle Manager

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All of the downsides of being a subordinate, combined with all of the downsides of having to tell people to do things they don't want to do.

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Protecting Adulterous Feds, Boosting USPS and Other Ideas From Presidential Candidates

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An unexpected defender of the federal workforce emerges.

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How the Postal Service Managed a Remarkable Response During Katrina

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Employees got work, mail was delivered and normalcy, eventually, was restored.

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Buzz Aldrin Wants to Colonize Mars

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He says he has a "master plan" to colonize the planet by 2039.

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Ex-FEMA Chief Makes No Apologies for Katrina Performance

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In extended interview, Michael Brown goes after news media, DHS, state and local indecisiveness.

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Air Force plans for $9.9M IDIQ for C4I, munitions testing

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The Air Force issued a request for information regarding a $9.9 million contract to provide specialized hardware and software for the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Information (C4I)

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Stock Market Jitters Underline Vacancies in Financial Agencies

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Senate faces a long list of unconfirmed nominations for regulators, deputies, judges.

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Can Google Convince Europe It Isn’t Evil?

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Google’s bellicose response to Europe’s antitrust charges belie the uphill battle the search giant faces.

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L-3 Communications wins $8.2M software, hardware contract

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L-3 Communications has won an $8.2 million contract to provide the Air Force with software and hardware.

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Former USIS unit still mired in protest fight

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Now part of PAE, a former USIS unit has twice won a $210 million DHS contract only to have GAO snatch it away with a bid protest decision.

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Obama Embarks on Alaska Trip to Talk Climate, Glaciers

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Warren G. Harding had a different kind of trip north, and didn’t live to tell the tale.

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NASA’s 20-Year-Old Astronaut Hiring Procedures Still Work Today

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Putting several extremely talented, smart and confident people into space together requires the ultimate in teamwork, physical and mental toughness, and psychological agility.

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Redhorse awarded $18.9M contract for ISR expertise

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Redhorse Corp. received an $18.9 million contract from Washington Headquarters Services for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance expertise.

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Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate

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The Department of Hea

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Heading to the Field: the Urban Decarbonization Research Project

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Cities are increasingly adopting ambitious greenhouse gas emission reduction targets, such as 80% reductions by 2050.

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What Keeps Deputy Minister's Up at Night?

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Inspiring Urban Youth for a Biodiversity-Friendly Approach to Development

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We all know that we are living in a deep crisis regarding the rate of our use of natural resources. We also know that addressing these problems will have inter-related and resonating effects.

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The Greening of Sports to Save the Planet

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Sports is a $1.3 trillion global industry, with over $450 billion of this spent in the US. And small wonder – sports figures and celebrities have the greatest influence on us, aside from family.

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SAIC nabs $11.8M contract to support Navy helicopter weapon systems

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Science Applications International Corp. has won an $11.8 million contract to provide weapon systems support and sustainment to the Navy’s MH-60 helicopters.

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Insitu wins $8.8M contract to support RQ-21 Blackjack UAV

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Insitu Inc. has won an $8.8 million contract to support the RQ-21 Blackjack unmanned aerial vehicle.

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The Trump question: How do self-financed candidates fair in elections?

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We've been saying that this election will be BYOB — "

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Why More Agencies are Turning to Twitter to Recruit New Talent

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Social media can be a helpful tool for federal agencies looking to recruit top talent, a new report says.

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Federal Court Overturns Ruling Against NSA Mass-Surveillance Program

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The bulk-collection program was reined in earlier this summer when Congress passed the USA Freedom Act.

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GAO: Pentagon Needs Consistency in Portfolio Reviews for Weapon System Investments

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A new Government Accountability Office report has found what auditors call lapses in the way the Defense Department adopts portfolio management techniques to assess its acquisition programs for we

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Obama Cites Inequities 'Brewing for Decades' Near Katrina Anniversary

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The president visited New Orleans Thursday to commemorate the 10th anniversary of what he called a partly "man-made disaster."

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Edward Cardon Proposes ‘Convergence’ of Army Cyberecurity Ops

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Lt. Gen. Edward Cardon, head of U.S.

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The US Military Is Replacing the Humvee with a Huge Truck that Looks Like an Angry Shark

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Given the casualties caused by roadside bombs in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Pentagon has been fiending for a more robust, faster vehicle.

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The High Professional Cost of Your Inability to Trust

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It's even more complicated when challenged to operate as a team.

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Capt. Alexis Carter: Afghan Security Agreement to Cover NATO, US Contractors

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NATO and Defense Department contractors and their personnel that are performing contracting work in Afghanistan will need to comply with all the provisions of the Bilateral Security Agreement startin

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Tony Scott: OMB Reviewing Agencies’ IT Procurement Reform Action Plans

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U.S.

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Facebook Hits a New Milestone: 1 Billion People Used the Social Network on a Single Day

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This represents about two-thirds of Facebook’s user base.

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Industry and Government Cybersecurity Professionals Are Gathering In DC 9, 10, 11 Sep

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NIST, DHS and NSA are collaborating together and with professionals across industry to hold the Cybersecurity Innovation Forum 9, 10 and 11 Sep in DC.

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Google Sternly Rebukes Europe’s Antitrust Charges

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Europe’s case against the search giant is “wrong as a matter of fact, law, and economics,” Google wrote.

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OPM’s Steve Shih: Engaged Workforce Key to Address Agencies’ Challenges

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Steve Shih, deputy associate director of the Office of Personnel Management, believes an engaged workforce is key in efforts by federal agencies to respond to complex challenges, he told GovExec in

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Transcom’s Darren McDew Eyes Continued Readiness to Meet DoD Needs

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Gen. Darren McDew, the new commander of U.S.

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Record numbers of veterans are getting jobs in the government — but a lot of them aren’t staying

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The share of federal jobs

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