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Greenbelt, Maryland is located in Prince Georges County. Zip codes in Greenbelt, MD include 20771, 20768, and 20770. The median home price in Greenbelt is $123,500 which is roughly $136/per square foot. More Greenbelt information.

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1 hr ago | TG Daily

Vitamin B3 might have been made in space, delivered to Earth by meteorites

Ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by carbon-rich meteorites, according to a new analysis by NASA-funded researchers.

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5 hrs ago | Summit County Voice

Greenland's ice sheet, past, present and future

At least some parts of the Greenland ice sheet likely survived some of the warmest interludes in the Earth's geologic climate history, researchers said last week as they announced findings of a study that discovered an ancient tundra landscape preserved under the Greenland Ice Sheet, below two miles of ice.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

R & D

Researchers find 3-million-year-old landscape beneath Greenland Ice Sheet

Glaciers and ice sheets are commonly thought to work like a belt sander. As they move over the land they scrape off everything-vegetation, soil and even the top layer of bedrock.

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Gazette.net

QuickHits: Weekend picks for Montgmoery, Prince Georgea s and Fairfax counties

Washington D.C.-based, Southern-flavored Rock band MELODIME returns to Jammin Java in Vienna on Saturday on tour for their latest album, ”Where the Sinners and the Saints Collide.” The AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center in Silver Spring will celebrate Record Store Day 2014 with a screening of Lisa Barros D'Sa and Glenn Leyburn's ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Washington Post

Person is struck, killed by train in Greenbelt

Maryland authorities are investigating the death of a person hit by a train near the Greenbelt Metro station Thursday evening, officials said.

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Patch.com

Job Openings in Bowie, Prince George's County

Here's a sampling of recent job postings in and around Prince George's County: Lead Park Police Communications Technician at The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Co.

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RedOrbit

Vitamin B3 May Have Been Made In Space,...

Image Caption: Karen Smith crushing meteorites with a mortar and pestle in Goddard's Astrobiology Analytical Laboratory to prepare them for analysis.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ECNmag

Odd tilts could make more worlds habitable

Pivoting planets that lean one way and then change orientation within a short geological time period might be surprisingly habitable, according to new modeling by NASA and university scientists affiliated with the NASA Astrobiology Institute.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

EurekAlert!

Goddard scientist receives Vega Medal from King of Sweden

Climate scientist Compton Tucker receives a Vega Medal from Carl XVI Gustaf, the king of Sweden on April 14, 2014.

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ScienceBlogs

Northrop Grumman Foundation Gives a Unique Look at NASA's James Webb Space Telescope

True to its mission of helping to advance STEM education in dynamic ways, the Northrop Grumman Foundation , a major sponsor of the USA Science & Engineering Festival, will take visitors up close and personal this April with one of the most ambitious projects today in space science: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Gazette.net

College Park man honored for 67-year education career

At 94 years old, Dale “Doc” Woodburn has worked for Prince George's County schools longer than most teachers and principals have been alive.

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KTVU Oakland

West Coast sky-watchers prepare for total lunar eclipse

West Coast night owls were preparing Monday for a rare overnight heavenly treat - a total eclipse of the moon that will be seen over most of the United States.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

CBS Local

Help Find Critical Missing 12-year-old Boy Je'reem Cunningham

Police in Prince George's County are seeking public assistance locating critical missing boy, 12-year-old Je'reem Ajani Cunningham, last seen in Greenbelt, Md.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Washington Post

Prince George's County crime report

The Greenbelt Police Department offers a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of persons responsible for any of the following unsolved crimes.

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International Business Times

Total Lunar Eclipse Could Doom NASA's Moon Orbiter

Though the coming lunar eclipse will have millions of thrilled eyes gazing at the sky, it poses a challenge for the "The spacecraft will be going straight from the moon's shadow to the Earth's shadow while it orbits during the eclipse.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Big News Network.com

Md. Man Enters Guilty Plea To 5 Counts Of Robbery

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

ABC7 Chicago

Blood moon visible in US in 1st lunar eclipse of 2014

On Tuesday, April 15, the moon will be eclipsed by the Earth's shadow. The 78-minute event will be viewable across the Western Hemisphere, according to NASA.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

EurekAlert!

NASA catches Tropical Cyclone Ita near Papua New Guinea

NASA's Terra satellite MODIS instrument captured this image of Tropical Cyclone Ita on April 6. The image shows strong thunderstorms surrounding the tightly-wrapped center of circulation, just southeast of Sudest... The twenty-third tropical cyclone of the Southern Pacific tropical cyclone season has developed near the Solomon Islands and ... (more)

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Scientific Blogging

Photosynthetic Activity Shows High Productivity Of US Corn Belt

American farmers lead the world in productivity coupled with environmental responsibility, producing far more food on far less land than was even imagined decades ago.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Russia Taday

NASA spacecraft to rock dark side of the moon

A NASA spacecraft that has been orbiting the moon for months is set to conclude its mission, with a bang when it smashes into the far side of the celestial body later this month.

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