Google Going To NASA — NASA Ames, That Is

Silicon Beat

said
earlier this week (and Gary last month) that Google was to open a research center at
NASA Ames in
Mountain View, California. Now it’s more official.

Google expected to build campus at NASA Ames 1 million-square-foot complex
envisioned as heart of Valley
from the San Francisco Chronicle has more
details now, with a news conference scheduled for 4:30pm Pacific Time today
about the move. It’s not clear whether the location is designed to help tie into
the space interests of Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin or simply that
NASA has a lot of land, and Google needs space to expand. I’ll I know is that I
love the big WWII blimp hangars near by at Moffett Field, reminding me of the
ones in Tustin at
home in Orange County! I’ve got a print of them hanging on my wall right now :)

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