Space News Archive - July 04, 2008


Look beyond the fireworks on 4th of July weekend. A trio of worlds is converging for a pretty sunset sky show.

Medgate, a provider of workplace health and safety software, has announced that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration has selected Medgate's Industrial Hygiene and Employee Health Software for use across its entire operation.

BELTSVILLE, Md. _ NASA plans to launch a new satellite next year that will help scientists fill in a gap in their understanding of global warming: the role of clouds and airborne particles.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'