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2013-11-19 23:00:32

The first New England college to launch a CubeSat, Vermont Tech takes an important step for space exploration. Randolph, Vt.

Record Number Of Satellites Launching On Minotaur Rocket Tonight
2013-11-19 18:55:58

Orbital Sciences announced on Tuesday that it is in the final preparations for the launch of a mission that will place a record number of satellites into orbit.

NASA Helps Launch Student-Built Satellites And Latest PhoneSat As Part Of CubeSat Launch Initiative
2013-11-19 15:54:17

Nine university teams and one high school team will experience on Tuesday a feat that few outside the aerospace industry will ever realize: watching the nanosatellites, or cubesats, that they designed and built launch into space. An addition to the NASA PhoneSat technology demonstration will also be aboard.

Lightning Study To Be The Subject Of NASA Firefly Mission
2013-11-16 04:39:20

NASA is preparing to launch an inexpensive, football-sized probe to study lightning, including its effects on the atmosphere and the possible link between the phenomenon and powerful energy bursts known as terrestrial gamma ray flashes.

2013-10-15 23:01:41

18-Mile High SeeMe Balloon Test Validates Key Technologies for Millennium’s Microsatellite Bus Rollout Torrance,CA (PRWEB) October 15, 2013

2013-10-02 23:30:19

Flexure Engineering is inviting space scientists, engineers and researchers from around the world to present at and attend the 3rd International Workshop on LunarCubes (LCW 3) scheduled to be

Student Interns Finish Preliminary Design Of NASA CubeSat Mission
2013-09-12 05:32:12

Student interns have completed their 10-week term at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center designing a CubeSat under the Applied Engineering and Technology Directorate.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.