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  1. Local students get to communicate with astronauts on Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Sea Coast Echo

    Middle school students from Mississippi and Louisiana participated in an extremely-long distance call on Tuesday, conversing with NASA astronauts Expedition 40 Commander Steve Swanson and Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman while the astronauts orbited the Earth aboard the International Space Station, .

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  2. Fujitsu Computer System to Process Observational Data for JAXA's ...Read the original story

    29 min ago | JCN Network

    Fujitsu announces that it has built a computer system for the Global Precipitation Measurement mission being undertaken by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency , in collaboration with NASA and other international government agencies.

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  3. First Public Tours Of NASA Ames In Nearly 2 Decades, Tickets AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    For the first time in 17 years, NASA Ames Research Center will open its normally well-secured gates to the public, allowing behind the scenes tours of the wind tunnels, laboratories, and even a simulated Martian landscape.

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  4. Send Your Tweet - and Your Name - to an AsteroidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... will travel through billions of miles of outer space, all the way to the asteroid Bennu and back. Artist's concept of NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft preparing to take a sample from asteroid Bennu. The UA leads the OSIRIS-REx mission, NASA's Goddard ...

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  5. BioPhotas launches Celluma ELITE for sale to Aesthetic Physician MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... having them as a partner to commercialize this product is a significant step forward for BioPhotas." Research funded by NASA and DARPA using light emitting diodes (LED) or biophotonic therapy has been scientifically proven in recent clinical trials ...

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  6. U.S. Air Force Selects SSL for Hosted Payload Services, Streamlines...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... missions. SSL was also one of the companies awarded the first task order under HoPS to assess hosting options for NASA's Earth Venture Instrument TEMPO (Tropospheric Emissions: Monitoring of Pollution). SSL has demonstrated its leadership in helping ...

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  7. Professor, astronaut Nagel remembered for optimism, approachabilityRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Maneater

    ... Nagel flew on four spaceflight missions between 1985 and 1993, totaling 723 hours in space, according to his NASA obituary. He served once as a mission specialist, once as a pilot and twice as a commander. Whether he was piloting jet aircrafts and ...

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  8. Scientists' Work May Lead to Mission to Find out What's Inside AsteroidsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2011 | Science Daily

    Future asteroid mining operations and how we deal with an impending strike could be influenced by research on a potential NASA mission.

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  9. Look At The Incredible Celestial Phenomenon Called 'Airglow'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... by atmospheric gravity waves, waves of alternating air pressure that can grow with height as the air thins," explains NASA , which selected Dai's image as its "Astronomy Picture of the Day." The light and color produced during this airglow shot are ...

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  10. Milestones in Space Exploration: SurveyorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... also to help work out all the engineering problems involved in navigating a spaceship to the moon and landing there), NASA began two unmanned programs to explore conditions at the Moon. The first of these was already in the works--the Ranger program ...

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  11. Booz Allen Appoints Technology Executive Gretchen W. McClain to its Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... senior positions at ITT and Honeywell Aerospace, and served as Deputy Associate Administrator for Space Development at NASA," said Ralph W. Shrader, Booz Allen's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Her experience as the CEO of a publicly traded ...

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  12. NASA probes studying Eartha s radiation belts celebrate two year anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

    This image was created using data from the Relativistic Electron-Proton Telescopes on NASA's twin Van Allen Probes.

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  13. Ready, Set, Dance...with SilviaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... is bursting at the seams, proud of its meteoric growth without a dollar of paid advertising. "Working as a producer at NASA TV for 10 years never replaced my infinite love for dance. After dancing and performing my entire life, seeing people walk ...

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  14. Mars rover, moon orbiter reportedly spared from budget axRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chron

    ... there was great speculation as to whether life existed on Mars. Two Viking spacecraft were launched towards Mars by NASA in 1975, each carrying a lander spacecraft and an orbiter. Both successfully landed their probes on Mars to study the Martian ...

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  15. UAH Global Temperature Report: August 2014 down by .11CRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    ... 8.69 degrees Fahrenheit) warmer than seasonal norms. As part of an ongoing joint project between UAHuntsville, NOAA and NASA, Christy and Dr. Roy Spencer, an ESSC principal scientist, use data gathered by advanced microwave sounding units on NOAA ...

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  16. Peek-a-boo! Astronomers spot 'T-Rex' of galaxiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    ... was spitting out 300 new stars annually as opposed to the Milky Way, which makes about 10 per year. Nelson said in a NASA statement that the universe is now simply too spread out to allow such compact star-creation activity. "We suspect that this ...

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  17. Space Robot Arm Tech Could Help Surgeons Operate on KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SPACE.com

    ... of the robotic arm 's camera pointing system, and how well it puts in the sutures. SickKids announced the project in a NASA news release, but In a NASA press release, did not disclose when doctors plan to use the technology regularly for surgeries. ...

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  18. World's First 3D Printer in Space Will Launch This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SPACE.com

    The first 3D printer ever to fly in space will blast off this month, and NASA has high hopes for the innovative device's test runs on the International Space Station.

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  19. 'Space Whisky' to Return After Space Station VoyageRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | How Stuff Works

    ... in whisky. Ardbeg's vials will return to Earth on Sept. 11 on board a Russian Soyuz space capsule that is ferrying NASA astronaut Steve Swanson and Roscosmos cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov and Oleg Artemyev. The Soyuz TMA-12M will parachute down ...

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  20. NASA Astronaut Butch Wilmore Available for Interviews Before His Space Station MissionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Space Ref

    NASA astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore, who is making final preparations for his launch this month to the International Space Station, will be available for live satellite interviews from .

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