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  1. Top 5 interesting facts to know about the red planet a MarsaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... Mangalyaan, which has been in orbit of the planet since September 2014. 4. In 1997, three men from Yemen tried to sue NASA for invading Mars, claiming they had inherited it from their ancestors 3,000 years ago.Adam Ismail, Mustafa Khalil and ...


  2. NASA to use Memex program to help Scientists with Deep Web SearchesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    ... called Memex, which explores the connections between bits of information hidden in this vast ocean of content. (NASA/JPL-Caltech) Researchers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, have joined the Memex effort to harness the ...


  3. Commercial fishermen fight to fish near NASARead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... (Tim Walters/Florida Today via AP) Photo: Tim Walters, AP This year, they lure him to the shallows surrounding NASA's Kennedy Space Center , where the beginnings of a blue crab revival crawl inside his steel traps. But a plan to phase out his trade ...


  4. Movie review: Disney takes us to a TomorrowlandaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... the present, we look in on the exploits of smart, stubborn, feisty Casey Newton (Britt Robertson), who's upset that her NASA engineer dad will soon be out of work because with new budgets, “there's nothing to launch.” She, too, is soon ...


  5. Watch SpaceX Crew Dragon's First Flight From Point of View VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... into the Atlantic Ocean, landing a mile from shore, where it bobbed in the water and waited for a recovery vessel. NASA last year awarded multi-billion dollar deals to Boeing and SpaceX for development of spacecraft to shuttle astronauts to and from ...


  6. "Space: A Journey to Our Future"Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... Future." 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Through September 7. 1601 NASA Parkway. For information, call 281-244-2100 or visit $18.95 to $23.95.


  7. Kelly: Blue Jays' Apocalypse arrives in the form of Munenori KawasakiRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... the players jerseys hanging in wait on Friday April 10, 2015, for the Blue Jays home opener against the Tampa Bay Rays. NASA astronaut Terry Virts snapped this photo of an MLB baseball floating in weightlessness on the International Space Station ...


  8. 'Tomorrowland': In the future, past is prologue, maybeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Although Tomorrowland's ambitions are right up there with Back to the Future and The Wizard of Oz , the plucky Floridian played by Britt Robertson in the time-hopping Disney adventure is unlikely to be remembered in decades to come - or even in months to come, once the next teenage dystopian fantasy inserts itself into movie houses. The brainy daughter of a NASA scientist, Casey is willful and hopeful and looks to the skies with awe, but she's not a protagonist with depth or dimension, or with a souped-up DeLorean, or a trio of exceptionally needy friends, either.


  9. Tomorrowland review: George Clooney and Disney do dystopia a " sort ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... is that Casey is brainy in a terrifically adventurous, get-in-a-bit-of-hot-water way. Case in point: She breaks into a NASA facility that, soon to be shuttered, will leave her beloved engineer father (Tim McGraw) without his space-program job. While ...


  10. On Native GroundTHE Jobless Recovery: Six Years and CountingRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... decades. BlackLight Power is a privately held company that gets no support from the government, but has been tasked by NASA with using its technology to fuel rockets for space travel. "BlackLight's results of multiples of the maximum theoretical ...


  11. Aspiring astronauts live under dome for 7 months to simulate Mars lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABC News

    Six aspiring astronauts have spent the last seven months living in a geodesic dome on Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii to simulate a spaceflight mission to Mars. The stark, rocky slopes of Mauna Loa are about 225 million kilometres away from Mars, but for NASA researchers wanting to find out how humans might survive in a Martian environment, it is the closest thing they have to the red planet.


  12. Is Tomorrowland the the most dystopian movie of 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    The basics : A girl genius who just doesn't want the world to stop dreaming, Casey Newton gets caught trying to sabotage the shutdown of NASA's Cape Canaveral launch site. After her NASA engineer dad bails her out of jail, she collects her things and stumbles upon a mysterious pin that can transport her to the futuristic utopia of Tomorrowland.


  13. Beth Ashleya s Since You Asked: Endless ocean, endless activities, endless meals on a cruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    ... until then complete strangers. We shared with people from Germany, England, Australia and South Africa; we met a former NASA test pilot, a German man who had been a prisoner-of-war in England for four years, and an American whose two daughters were ...


  14. Tomorrowland is a film every future scientist should seeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Astronomy

    NASA's man in Hollywood says the latest rash of sci-fi films show the agency still holds sway with young minds more than half a century after the launch of the space age. "The future can be scary," Frank Walker tells audiences at the beginning of Disney's latest film, Tomorrowland .


  15. Disney's Tomorrowland Paints An Ambitious Vision Of The FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... of the most wonderful scientific advances?" One very cool thing about Tomorrowland is that Disney worked closely with NASA. I spoke earlier this week with Bert Ulrich, a NASA spokesperson, about the role NASA played helping to create Tomorrowland. ...


  16. Get an Astronaut's-Eye View of SpaceX's Escape PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... 2017, when crewed tests of the Crew Dragon are due to begin. The Boeing Co. is developing its own crew vehicle for NASA's use, known as the CST-100 . Both companies are receiving billions of dollars from the space agency to support the projects, and ...


  17. Marines test augmented reality battlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CIO

    ... While you can't actually use a real battle to practice in, the reality glasses are the next best thing." In March, NASA announced that it is testing smart glasses that could help astronauts as they travel to an asteroid or Mars. The virtual reality, ...


  18. Flick picks: 'Tomorrowland' is stubbornly optimistic, 'Aloft' relentlessly dourRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... ( Britt Robertson ) - a surname inspired by Isaac, no doubt - a spunky, science-minded teen eager to follow in her NASA engineer father's footsteps even though the space program is shutting down. Robertson, who also recently starred in the romance ...


  19. 'Tomorrowland,' the future is nowRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    A World Beyond Trailer 3 - A teenage girl, a genius middle-aged man and a pre-pubescent girl robot attempt to get to and unravel what happened to Tomorrowland, which exists in an alternative... Arrested for trespassing on one of NASA's decommissioned launch sites, Casey Newton finds a strange pin, which shows her a futuristic world. When Casey takes steps to find that world, unforeseen dangers emerge to stop her and anyone coming to her aide.


  20. The Future Is Bright In The Time-And-Space Twisting 'Tomorrowland'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WNED

    ... cut from the same cloth. Casey Newton is a present-day Florida teen (played by Britt Robertson) whose dad works for NASA overseeing the dismantling of rockets that will never be used. A budding rocket scientist, she's so outraged by the failure to ...