Research Center

An artist's rendering of an asteroid field (CBS)

NASA Reveals Plan To Redirect Asteroid Chunk Into Moon’s Orbit

NASA revealed its plans Wednesday to fly robotic spacecraft to asteroids by the end of the decade.


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General Electric Investing $1 Billion In San Ramon Software Plant

General Electric has said it’s investing $1 billion in a new software headquarters with plans to hire 400 software-related staffers to develop what it calls the “Industrial Internet.”


Advanced Biofuels Process Demonstration Unit

New Biofuel Facility Opens In East Bay

The research center is expected to help discover the next generation of biofuels.