The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. Organized topically, this thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions and contact information that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. It focuses on the Washington metropolitan area - an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics, organization charts for all federal agencies, and information about the FOIA and privacy legislation. With more than 10,000 listings and coverage of evolving presidential administration, the 2018 - 2019 Edition features contact information for the following: Congress and federal agencies Nongovernmental organizations Policy groups and political action committees Foundations and institutions Governors and other state officials U.S. ambassadors and foreign diplomats Congressional caucuses

Space Sciences

Space sciences



Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES) (State Dept.), Space and Advanced Technology (SAT),1800 G St. N.W., #10100, 20006; (202) 663-2400. Kenneth D. Hodgkins, Director, (202) 647-2398.


Works with U.S. space policies and multilateral science activities to support U.S. foreign policy objectives in order to enhance U.S. space and technological competitiveness.

Goddard Space Flight Center (National Aeronautics and Space Administration),8800 Greenbelt Rd., Code 130, Greenbelt, MD 20771; (301) 286-2000. Fax, (301) 286-1707. Christopher J. Scolese, Director. Employee directory, (301) 286-2000. Media, (301) 286-8955. Tours, (301) 286-3978. Visitors Center, (301) 286-3978.

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Conducts space and earth science research; develops and operates flight missions; maintains spaceflight tracking and data acquisition networks; develops technology and instruments; develops and maintains advanced ...

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