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Rainbow-Like Feature Imaged On Venus For The First Time
2014-03-12 08:59:24

ESA A rainbow-like feature known as a ‘glory’ has been seen by ESA’s Venus Express orbiter in the atmosphere of our nearest neighbor – the first time one has been fully imaged on another planet. Rainbows and glories occur when sunlight shines on cloud droplets – water particles in the case of Earth. While rainbows arch across wide swathes of the sky, glories are typically much smaller and comprise a series of colored concentric rings centered on a bright core. Glories are...

2013-09-18 08:28:03

Addition of K-1 Trove Makes GSI World's Largest Archive Holder of Elite and Professional Kickboxing Programming NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GLORY Sports International has acquired the rights to the significant majority of K-1 programming, one of the best-known kickboxing promotions in the history of the sport. This new acquisition brings the total number of kickboxing programming hours under GSI's control to nearly 3,000. (Logo:...

2013-07-09 23:21:24

Survivor Z, the Interactive Fiction RPG for iOS, has announced today that award-winning comic book writer & editor Joe Keatinge will unveil a special challenge encounter based on his post-apocalyptic vision of the San Diego Comic Con. Joe's special interactive fiction challenge features artwork by Wook Jin Clark, and will be available as an In-App purchase starting on the first day of the SDCC: July 17, 2013. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Survivor Z, the Interactive...

2013-02-21 11:35:54

NASA has released a summary report on findings from a panel that investigated the unsuccessful 2011 launch of the agency's Glory spacecraft. The satellite, designed to improve our understanding of Earth's climate, was lost March 4, 2011, when it failed to reach orbit after launch aboard an Orbital Sciences Corp. Taurus XL rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. A mishap investigation board led by Bradley C. Flick, director of the Research and Engineering Directorate at...

2013-02-20 16:20:40

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has released a summary report on findings from a panel that investigated the unsuccessful 2011 launch of the agency's Glory spacecraft. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The satellite, designed to improve our understanding of Earth's climate, was lost March 4, 2011, when it failed to reach orbit after launch aboard an Orbital Sciences Corp. Taurus XL rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. A...

2012-07-19 02:20:11

BOULDER, Colo., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. will integrate the Total Irradiance Monitor (TIM), to fly aboard the STPSat-3 spacecraft built for the US Air Force (USAF). A cooperative agreement between NASA, NOAA and the USAF will allow the TIM instrument to catch a ride on STPSat-3 to be launched in 2013. This TIM instrument was originally intended to fly as a space shuttle Hitchhiker payload as part of the University of Colorado, Laboratory for...

2012-07-02 10:22:07

BOSTON, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for those hot summer nights DJ BREK.ONE & Clinton Sparks have released their brand new mixtape "Glory" curated by Karmaloop CEO Greg Selkoe and featuring music from 34 Boston artists effortlessly blended together in one continues bumping mega-mix! Glory (which gets its name from the famous Boston movie about the Massachusetts 54th the first black army regiment) has been an on-going project of fellow City of Boston natives DJ...

2012-01-04 14:40:00

Author shows readers how to recognize the Glory of God in any circumstance Maitland, FL (PRWEB) January 04, 2012 In a new title from Xulon, From Glory to Glory, the Joe Lewis Story ($11.99, paperback, 978-1-60791-910-0; $19.99, hardcover, 978-1-60791-911-7; $5.99, eBook, 978-1-61379-429-6) readers will find an autobiography by Joe Lewis documenting his journey from the glory of the world to the glory of God. His journey begins with details of his life and proceeds through his service in the...

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2011-03-04 09:20:00

"¨NASA officials announced Friday that the Glory Earth observation satellite had failed to reach orbit, thus ending the hopes that the craft could be used to analyze the effect of aerosol particles and solar energy on the planet's climate."¨The satellite launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California at 5:09:45am EST on March 4, but was unable to reach orbit, the US space agency confirmed in a press release."¨"Telemetry indicated the fairing, the protective shell atop the...

2011-03-04 08:14:00

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Glory mission ended Friday after the spacecraft failed to reach orbit following its launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) NASA has begun the process of creating a Mishap Investigation Board to evaluate the cause of the failure. Telemetry indicated the fairing, a protective shell atop the satellite's Taurus XL rocket, did not separate as expected. The...