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Image 1 - ESA Tech Helps To Save Vatican Books
2011-12-20 03:59:09

Antique books in the Vatican Library are being digitized to preserve them for future generations using a technique developed through ESA to store satellite images of the sky.

2011-07-31 23:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Shining a spotlight on one of its best kept secrets--its denim design studio in Los Angeles--Gap's new global marketing campaign tells the story of its 1969 fall collection from the inside out. Starting with the personalities behind the denim, 1969: L.A.

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2010-10-02 06:41:53

Yesterday, the third — and best — version of the popular ESA/ESO/NASA FITS Liberator image-processing software was released with several significant improvements.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.