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  1. NASA Reaches Out to Universities for Smallsat Technology CollaborationsRead the original story

    20 min ago | Space Ref

    NASA is extending an opportunity to college and university teams to propose small spacecraft technology projects that they can conduct in collaboration with NASA researchers. This is the second time NASA has issued this type of call after the highly successful efforts that emerged from the first call in 2013.

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  2. Rice Business Plan finalist looks for Houston manufacturing spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Founded in February, DexMat debuted at Rice University's Business Plan Competition, held April 16-18 . It took home fifth place and $65,000 in cash and services at the award ceremony held April 18. One of the awards, given by NASA , includes the ability to test the product on the International Space Station.

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  3. NASA taps B.C. writer for book on Hubble space telescopeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... and Twitter. Former Vancouver Sun reporter and NDP communications writer Chris Gainor has been commissioned by NASA to write a history of the Hubble telescope. Growing up in Alberta in the 1960s, before the Oilers and the Flames and before the rest ...

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  4. Essex couple reeling after relative killed in Saskatoon 'altercation'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    ... real despite claims by the "doubter lobby" says Dr. Gavin Schmidt, climatologist, climate modeller and Director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York.

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  5. Reports explain environmental impacts, cause of Antares rocket explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    People who came to watch the launch walk away after an unmanned rocket owned by Orbital Sciences Corporation exploded October 28, 2014 just seconds after lift-off from Wallops Island, Virginia, on what was to be a resupply mission to the International Space Station. "The Antares rocket suffered an accident shortly after lift-off," NASA mission control in Houston said, describing the blast as a "catastrophic anomaly."

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  6. Rocket maker for NASA and the Air Force to begin 3D printing partsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ITworld

    United Launch Alliance , the company that makes rockets for NASA and the U.S. Air Force, plans to 3D print more than 100 flight-ready components for its next-gen model of rocket. That rocket, the Vulcan, was announced just last week and will combine the best attributes of the company's current Atlas- and Delta-model rockets.

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  7. Billionaire Space Race Focuses On Ocean LandingsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    The space shuttle twin solid rocket boosters separate from the orbiter and land in the ocean, where they are collected for reuse by NASA.

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  8. Ultimate Proof of Aliens on Mars DiscoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    A small, dark spot far away in the distance on a photo of Mars' Endeavour Crater uploaded by NASA and JPL, has led to the discovery of the ultimate - and undeniable - proof that Aliens have landed on Mars and have built a bunker in the Endeavour Crater's rocky wall. The first evidence found is a massive panoramic window built on the inside wall of the Endeavour Crater.

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  9. Gallery: Astros celebrate 50th anniversary of the AstrodomeRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    ... Wynn presented the original 1965 Astros. As they did 50 years ago, the Astros caught the first pitch of the game from NASA astronauts. Now here is Hall of Fame broadcaster Milo Hamilton introducing the group of original Astros and a photo gallery ...

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  10. NASA's Website Just Got a New LookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Space.com

    Houston, we have a new website. Today, NASA launched a major redesign of their homepage, and the new product puts heavy emphasis on images and connection with social media.

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  11. NASA Snaps New Views of Dwarf Planet Ceres' Mystery SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Space.com

    NASA's Dawn spacecraft has photographed Ceres' intriguing bright spots again as it prepares to begin its science mission at the dwarf planet. Dawn, which arrived at Ceres on March 6, imaged the mysterious bright spots on April 14 and 15 during a photography campaign designed to help guide the spacecraft to its first Ceres science orbit by April 23. NASA officials combined the photos into a short video that shows Ceres' bright spots moving as the dwarf planet rotates.

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  12. GLOBE Program Marks 20 Years of Global Earth Science EducationRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Freshnews

    On Earth Day, April 22, NASA and the National Science Foundation celebrate 20 years of international cooperation and collaboration to engage students, scientists, and teachers in 114 countries in the scientific exploration of Earth's environments and climate. The Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment science and education program, created on Earth Day in 1995, connects students, teachers, and professional and citizen scientists with opportunities to participate in science data collection by conducting real, hands-on science in their local communities.

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  13. Ceres' bright spots return to view in new Dawn spacecraft images from NASARead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    The two brightest spots on the dwarf planet Ceres, which have fascinated scientists for months, are back in view in the newest images from NASA's Dawn spacecraft. Dawn took these images on April 14 and 15 from a vantage point 14,000 miles above Ceres' north pole.

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  14. NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft set to smash into the surface of MercuryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gizmag

    After over a decade of planetary exploration, NASA's MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry and Ranging spacecraft is set to end its mission by smashing into the surface of Mercury. The collision will take place on April 30, with the probe traveling at a speed of roughly 8,750 mph .

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  15. Members of Inmar IT Team to Participate in Global Balloon LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WebWire

    ... from across the globe are expected to participate this year. Their balloon's technical payload pays homage to the first NASA balloon flights in 1969 designed to take large area photographs of the earth from a very high altitude. Weighing about four ...

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  16. Newport High club testing flight plan | Team to compete in nationals next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bellevue Reporter

    ... losing points for every foot too high or low and missing time requirements. Mentor Bruce Buswell, who got to work for NASA when he was 16, monitored each launch and advised students where improvements needed to be made, such as balancing the launch ...

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  17. Reinnervate Limited Release: Alvetex 3D Cell Culture Platform Reaches ...Read the original story

    Sunday | BioSpace

    ... prolonged bed rest, microgravity and in diseases such as osteoporosis. The group has received funding from NIH and NASA to perform these experiment on the International Space Station. The group will culture osteocytes in bioreactors that will ...

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  18. Watch NASA Modular Robotic Vehicle out for a test drive on EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | India Auto News

    We talk about Tesla, Google and a few others quite often regarding innovation in Electric Vehicle technology. And we mostly miss the NASA in our chit chats as they would never sell whatever they make in their garage.

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  19. Climate scientists join search for alien EarthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NatureNews

    The hunt for life beyond the Solar System is gaining new partners: NASA climatologists. After more than 30 years of studying Earth, a team at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York will adapt its global climate model to simulate conditions on potentially habitable exoplanets.

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  20. Happy birthday David M. BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Examiner.com

    ... the Friends." Astronaut Diaries was the focal point of the programming for the Friends' April weekend, which focused on NASA . The weekend also coincided with the birthday of David M. Brown (April 16, 1956.) Brown himself was an Arlington, Va. ...

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