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  1. NASA images: World's fourth-largest lake drying upRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Aral Sea used to be one of the largest lakes in the world. NASA satellite images capture its dramatic shrinking.


  2. Press Releases: U.S.-India Civil Space and Technology CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | State Department

    ... Group to explore potential cooperation on their missions which recently arrived at Mars ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission and NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN mission as well as other current and future Mars missions. This augments NASA's ...


  3. NASA Is 3D-Printing a Better RocketRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago |

    Test engineer Ryan Wall, left, and propulsion systems engineer Greg Barnett prepare a rocket injector made using the 3-D printing or additive manufacturing process for a hot-fire test at NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. NASA and the U.S. Army are now using additive manufacturing to manufacture lighter, cheaper, and better-performing aircraft parts Consider the injector.


  4. NASA Ocean Data Shows 'Climate Dance' of PlanktonRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Science, Industry and Business

    The greens and blues of the ocean color from NASA satellite data have provided new insights into how climate and ecosystem processes affect the growth cycles of phytoplankton-microscopic aquatic plants important for fish populations and Earth's carbon cycle. Phytoplankton bloom near the Pribilof Islands off the coast of Alaska, in the Bering Sea.


  5. California lawmakers criticize Pentagon's purchase of Russian rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... joint venture that depends on importing Russian rocket engines. In a move that returns the U.S. to manned spaceflight, NASA has awarded Boeing and California-based SpaceX with contracts worth a total of $6.8 billion to launch astronauts into space. ...


  6. U.S., India to Collaborate on Mars Exploration, Earth-Observing MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PR Newswire

    While attending the International Astronautical Congress, the two space agency leaders met to discuss and sign a charter that establishes a NASA-ISRO Mars Working Group to investigate enhanced cooperation between the two countries in Mars exploration. They also signed an international agreement that defines how the two agencies will work together on the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar mission, targeted to launch in 2020.


  7. ATK Successfully Tests Orion Launch Abort Motor IgniterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PR Newswire

    Conducted at ATK's facility in The LAS will be placed on top of the Orion spacecraft, the first spacecraft capable of taking humans to multiple destinations in deep space. Orion will launch aboard NASA's Space Launch System , and its LAS will include an escape rocket on top of the capsule that can carry the crew to safety if any anomalies occur during the launch.


  8. Michigan's fall foliage from space: See colors peak across the mittenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    NASA's Terra satellite captured a clear view of the Great Lakes region on Friday, Sept. 26, showing fall foliage beginning to peak across parts of the Upper Peninsula.


  9. Titan's Disappearing "Magic Island" Reappears in New ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Universe Today

    ... has been spotted. Images were created from data collected by Cassini's Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR). Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASI/Cornell Earlier this year, we reported on a mysterious "ghost" object that had suddenly appeared and then ...


  10. Antarctic ice loss responsible for measurable shift in gravityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    ... Research Institute, Germany's Technical University of Munich, the Netherland's Delft University of Technology, and NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory -- found the diminishing gravity directly mirrored ice loss along the West Antarctic Ice Sheet as a ...


  11. Elon Musk Wants To Put A Million People On Mars. Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    ... lustration of the orbital crew-carrying spaceship planned by the private company Blue Origin was included in the firm's NASA Space Act agreement to continue its work on a commercial crew space vehicle.


  12. What is that thing floating beneath the sea of Saturn's moon Titan?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Alabama Live

    ... in earlier radar images of the same region and its appearance changed between 2013 and 2014. (Caption and image by NASA) Space scientists are debating the appearance and changing nature of something beneath the seas of Saturn's moon Titan. The ...


  13. Halos On Film: The Big B-Angel TheoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Halos Heaven

    ... the last, but it may easily be the worst. The episode is setup as we learn that Howard Wolowitz, the overly-sexualized, NASA astronaut/engineer and belt buckle fetishist of the group, is asked by the Angels to come and throw out the first pitch at ...


  14. Sierra Nevada announces new project for its Dream ChaserRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Boulder County Business Report

    Sierra Nevada Corp. on Tuesday morning announced a project that aims to keep its Dream Chaser spacecraft on the path to orbit despite being passed over recently for NASA funding to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station. SNC, which bases its Space Systems Division in Louisville, presented the Global Project spaceflight program at the International Astronautical Congress in Toronto.


  15. Aral Sea's Eastern Basin Has Dried Out, NASA Photos ShowRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WGBH

    That's the word from NASA, which has released images showing the progressive decline of the water levels in the Aral Sea, which straddles the border between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in Central Asia. The space agency captured the striking photographs via its Terra satellite.


  16. School Named for Migrant-Turned-AstronautRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NBC Bay Area

    ... said, "will level the playing field." He told the students "don't give up," and revealed that he had been rejected by NASA 11 times before he was selected for a mission five years ago. The first Alpha middle school was named for Blanca Alvarado , a ...


  17. Lattes in Space! Espresso Machine Will Launch to Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... for people to sip. Beside him, Lavazza USA CEO Ennio Ranaboldo said the machine is already attracting attention at NASA, even from Administrator Charles Bolden, who stopped by the exhibition floor earlier Monday - which was, appropriately enough, ...


  18. Trade You a Dragon? NASA's Private Crew Capsules Now Collectible CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... Space Station. "We have quick-reference collectible cards with highlights of Boeing's CST-100, SpaceX's Crew Dragon and NASA's Commercial Crew Program that you can print and share with your friends," NASA's website promotes. The three-card set, ...


  19. NASA's HS3 looks Hurricane Edouard in the eyeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... of data from a dropsonde on Sept. 17 shows very strong, hurricane-force winds at the surface of Hurricane Edouard. NASA and NOAA scientists participating in NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storms Sentinel (HS3) mission used their expert skills, combined ...


  20. Natural disasters from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2013 | Houston Chronicle

    Various NASA satellites in orbit have taken "lofty" pictures of some of the worst natural disasters in recent memory. See what they've seen while orbiting Earth in our gallery.