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With missions scheduled throughout the year, 2012 is shaping up to be an extraordinary time for NASA’s Airborne Science Program and Earth system science research.
According to findings published in the journal Nature, Russian river water was diverted hundreds of miles to a different part of the ocean in response to a decades-long shift in atmospheric pressure.
Scientists with NASA's Operation IceBridge airborne research campaign began the mission's third year of surveys this week over the changing ice of Antarctica.
GREENBELT, Md., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies Inc. (SGT) in Greenbelt, Md., to provide geophysics, geodynamics, and space geodesy support.
NASA has selected Fibertek of Herndon, Va, to design, develop, fabricate, test and deliver laser systems to be used for the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) mission scheduled to launch in 2016.
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