THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
Space Studies Board
Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board
Committee on the Assessment of NASA Laboratory Capabilities
Capabilities for the Future:
An Assessment of NASA Laboratories for Basic Research
This new report, from the National Academies, assesses NASA’s laboratories to determine the extent to which they are capable of supporting the agency’s fundamental research activities.
These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on May 11, 2010 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.