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NASA Announces Winners Of AMS, AGU And AAS Honors
2014-02-03 07:49:11

Several scientists from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. and NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies, N.Y. received awards from the American Meteorological Society (AMS), American Geophysical Union (AGU) and American Astronomical Society (AAS).

Changing Seasons On Titan
2013-04-12 07:40:24

The latest sign that the change of seasons has started a cascade of radical changes in the atmosphere on Titan is an ice cloud taking shape over the south pole.

NASA Sends Mona Lisa To The Moon
2013-01-17 19:23:47

NASA routinely uses lasers to track the position of their Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) as it floats around the moon. Recently, these scientists decided to show off what else they could do with these lasers by using them to communicate with the LRO.

Image 1 - NASA Material Absorbs Light Across Multiple Wavelength Bands
2011-11-09 04:23:46

NASA engineers have produced a material that absorbs on average more than 99 percent of the ultraviolet, visible, infrared, and far-infrared light that hits it -- a development that promises to open new frontiers in space technology.

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2009-09-15 05:41:15

NASA will showcase new images from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's seven instruments and provide updates about the topography of the moon's south pole during a news conference at 1 pm EDT Thursday, Sept 17.

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2009-03-19 16:58:58

The year is 2065 - nearly two-thirds of Earth's ozone is gone -- not just over the poles, but everywhere.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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