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2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

NASA Selects 26 Space Biology Research Proposals

The research will be conducted aboard the International Space Station. The research will help uncover new basic knowledge that other NASA researchers and engineers can use to solve problems confronting human exploration of space or that could lead to new biological tools or applications on Earth.

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6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

NASA, Russia Squabble Over International Space Station Sea Plankton Claim

I've covered science, technology, the environment and politics for outlets including CNET, PC World, BYTE, Wired, AOL and NPR.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Taos, NM, Space

10 hrs ago | The Raw Story

Boeing one step closer to completing its space taxi

Boeing Co has completed a key review of its design for a new commercial venture to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, making it the only one of four rival bidders to finish the NASA work on time, company officials said on Thursday.

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12 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

Picture Snapped From Space Shows Strange Green Light Around City: This Is NASA's Explanation

Astronauts and cameras on the International Space Station frequently take stunning images of what cities around the world look like from space, but lights of a different color off the coast of one of these cities puzzled an astronaut recently.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News, Weird

16 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

Expert on NASAa s commercial crew program: So far, an a oeunqualified success.a

NASA will soon - perhaps as early as this Friday but more likely later in August or early September - make its final selections for the commercial crew program .

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20 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite to help Farmers manage Drought conditions

About 60 percent of California is experiencing "exceptional drought," the U.S. Drought Monitor's most dire classification.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science, Science / Technology, Space, Pasadena, CA

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Holtville Tribune

NASA Announces Awards to Expand Informal STEM Education Network

NASA has selected 12 informal educational institutions to receive approximately $6 million in agency funding to provide compelling science, technology, engineering and math opportunities in informal education settings, such as museums, science centers, planetariums and NASA visitor centers.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Lanham, MD, Space, Greenbelt, MD

Science Daily

Ozone-depleting compound persists, NASA research shows

NASA research shows Earth's atmosphere contains an unexpectedly large amount of an ozone-depleting compound from an unknown source decades after the compound was banned worldwide.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Greenbelt, MD, University of Colorado Boulder

TechCrunch

Despite FAA Setbacks, Amazon Prime Air Makes Notable Engineering, NASA And Aerospace Hires

Something big is going on with Amazon Prime Air, the e-commerce giant's research project focused on delivering packages in 30 minutes or less using unmanned drones.

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Related Topix: Amazon, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Science / Technology, Marketing, Microsoft, Startups, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Google Earth

Science, Industry and Business

NASA Sees Tropical Storm Lowell's Tough South Side

The south side of Tropical Storm Lowell appears to be its toughest side. That is, the side with the strongest thunderstorms, according to satellite imagery from NOAA's GOES-14 and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellites.

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Science / Technology

WireNews+Co

Media Day At Wallops For NASA Hurricane Airborne Mission

As the Atlantic Ocean's hurricane season hits its peak, media are invited to visit NASA's latest airborne hurricane research mission using remotely piloted aircraft on Thursday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Greenbelt, MD, Space, Silver Spring, MD

Inhabitat

Bee-inspired 3D-Printed House Wins MakerBot & NASA's Mars Housing Competition

Living on Mars might seem like a dream, but we're one step closer thanks to a brilliant new housing design.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

UTV

Queen's and NASA in solar flares study

A team at Queen's University, Belfast is set to join up with American space agency NASA to investigate solar flares and their potential to cause disruption on Earth.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Physics, Science

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Novato meteorite 'a gift from heaven,' NASA scientist says

When Lisa Webber of Novato heard a "boom-badda-boom" in her kitchen two years ago, she had no idea that a golfball-sized meteorite more than 4.5 billion years old had just hit her roof.

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Related Topix: Novato, CA, Science / Technology, California, Los Angeles, CA, Sonoma County, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

The Mississippi Press

Stennis Space Center employees receive NASA honor awards

Stennis Space Center Director Rick Gilbrech and NASA Deputy Associate Administrator Lesa Roe presented annual NASA Honor Awards to center employees during an onsite ceremony Aug. 19. In addition to presenting awards, Gilbrech, a resident of Slidell, La., also received NASA's Equal Employment Opportunity Medal for outstanding leadership qualities in ... (more)

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Space.com

Rats in Spaaace! NASA Wants to Put Rodents on Space Station

The AEM-X is an advanced rodent habitat module designed for long-duration missions on the International Space Station.

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KOB-TV

Space Grant Consortium receives NASA funds

The New Mexico Space Grant Consortium is getting a half million dollars for its Student Launch Program.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Tom Udall, Tom Udall, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Senator Martin Heinrich, Representative Martin Heinrich, Democrat, Science / Technology

Inhabitat

NASA Creates Space Solar Arrays that Fold Like Extreme Origami Flowers

Bigger is better when it comes to solar panels, but rockets have a very limited amount of space, so getting them into orbit can be a challenge.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Origami, Science / Technology

Medical News

NASA study reveals how spaceflight affects immune system of crew members

There is nothing like a head cold to make us feel a little dazed. We get things like colds and the flu because of changes in our immune system.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Life, Food, Nutrition, Space, Immunology, Biology, Science

Mon Aug 18, 2014

International Business Times

Alien Mystery Solved: NASA Reveals the Truth About the Strange Figure ...

He observed the presence of the figure while looking through , which is Google's map of the moon.

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