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  1. NASA Announces Awards to Expand Informal STEM Education NetworkRead the original story

    2 min ago | Holtville Tribune

    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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  2. NASA announces latest progress, upcoming milestones in hunt for asteroidsRead the original story

    5 min ago | North Texas e-News

    NASA is on the hunt for an asteroid to capture with a robotic spacecraft, redirect to a stable orbit around the moon, and send astronauts to study in the 2020s -- all on the agency's human Path to Mars.

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  3. New Black Coating is Out of This WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... hitch a ride on the International Space Station, launching six years of research into orbit for the first time. Part of NASA's Materials Coating Experiment, the emerging super-black nanotechnology is designed to make spacecraft instruments more ...

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  4. Library ListingsRead the original story

    20 min ago | St. Albert Gazette

    ... again. A great summer read that will have you quickly turning pages. Mark Watney is stranded, alone, on Mars during a NASA mission when his crew leaves due to a storm that they think has killed him. But Watney is part MacGyver, part Robinson Crusoe, ...

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  5. UFO Sighters Have Found A Bone In Mars Amidst Reports of UFO Sighting[Watch Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | International Business Times

    ... to be like a thigh bone.This report comes after claims on recent sightings of UFO. An artist's conception shows what NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed, vast Martian glaciers of water ice under protective blankets of rocky debris at ...

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  6. Soaring entertainment at the Lehigh Valley AirShowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... flying vintage planes, a wing walker, an all-women sky-diving team, a privately owned Sea Harrier plane, an interactive NASA Space Launch System Exhibit, a classic car show and the Blake model space shuttle. It will cost a little more to get in but ...

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  7. Final weeks to see Da Vinci's 'Space' exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... the Da Vinci Science Center exhibit "Space: A Journey to Our Future." The exhibition, presented in collaboration with NASA, also features a centrifuge powered like a bicycle, and artifacts and displays on the past, present and future of space ...

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  8. Rare Midsize Black HoleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Big Picture

    NASA: Astronomers from the University of Maryland, College Park and NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center have uncovered rhythmic pulsations from a rare breed of black hole in archival data from NASA's Rossi X-ray Timing Explorer satellite.

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  9. Winfree Bryant students to talk with space station astronautsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Lebanon Democrat

    ... amateur radio. Science teacher Tammy Sheppard said the school received the opportunity through a proposal sent to NASA last fall. "I have been working with NASA since 2010 in various capacities," Sheppard said. She noted that teachers and ...

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  10. Martian Structure Reveals Signs of Life on MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... the meteorite but now it has given them clues about the environment of the planet. An artist's conception shows what NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed, vast Martian glaciers of water ice under protective blankets of rocky debris at ...

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  11. Mysterious source of ozone-depleting chemical baffles NASARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    WASHINGTON: A chemical used in dry cleaning and fire extinguishers may have been phased out in recent years but NASA said Wednesday that carbon tetrachloride is still being spewed into the atmosphere from an unknown source.

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  12. Life Confirmed Under Antarctic Ice; Is Space Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... doctoral student Alex Michaud. Perhaps not. At least, not if they continue to limit their research to this planet. NASA could launch a mission to explore Europa sometime in the 2020s. To jack in to my brain and get more on the latest in science, ...

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  13. Two Russian rocket engines arrive in U.S. as planned -ULARead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... for the joint venture of Boeing and Lockheed Martin Corp. ULA uses the Russian engines to help launch a range of NASA and other government satellites into space. Rye said the deliveries occurred as scheduled, bringing the company's current inventory ...

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  14. Timelapse Video of Cygnus Release from the Space StationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Space Ref

    ... orbital outpost. The breakup started around 13:22 GMT on Aug. 17, 2014 and this photo was taken at 13:23:44 GMT. Credit NASA. This video shows a timelapse of the Orbital Science's Cygnus Orb-2 spacecraft departing from the International Space ...

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  15. Ozone-Depleting Compound Persists, NASA Research ShowsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Space Ref

    ... areas of low ozone concentrations in the atmosphere; yellow and red are areas of higher concentrations. Image Credit: NASA. NASA research shows Earth's atmosphere contains an unexpectedly large amount of an ozone-depleting compound from an unknown ...

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  16. Sea creatures found in .... spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... life on the outside of the space station, in hot oily tar pits and under 800m of Antarctic ice UFO fans have accused NASA of covering up a UFO sighting after they temporarily cut off their space station live stream. Courtesy: NASA Going orbital ... ...

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  17. Ooops - According to NASA, ozone destroying CCl4 remains in...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    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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  18. Why NASA studies the ultraviolet sunRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... to look at the spectrum," said Dean Pesnell, the project scientist for the Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. Several spacecraft can observe these invisible light wavelengths. SDO for ...

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  19. As Messenger nears crash landing on Mercury, scientists racing to collect best data yetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    NASA 's Messenger spacecraft has swung around its namesake planet for three years, beaming observations of Mercury back to Earth, but next March it will smash into the cratered surface it has been studying from afar.

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  20. GPIM spacecraft to validate use of 'green' propellantRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Science Daily

    Milestone progress is being made in readying NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission for launch in 2016, a smallsat designed to test the unique attributes of a high-performance, non-toxic, "green" fuel on orbit.

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