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InSight Mars lander in clean room
2014-11-17 13:51:35

NASA's InSight mission has begun the assembly, test and launch operations (ATLO) phase of its development, on track for a March 2016 launch to Mars.

Cassini Continues New Ocean Adventures On Titan
2014-11-11 03:30:39

NASA's Cassini mission continues its adventures in extraterrestrial oceanography with new findings about the hydrocarbon seas on Saturn's moon Titan.

europa
2014-10-31 16:20:46

On Tuesday, Nov. 4 at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, Kevin Hand from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) will present "Ocean Worlds of the Outer Solar System" at 2 p.m. in the Reid Conference Center.

ECOSTRESS
2014-10-29 02:30:38

A new space-based instrument to study how effectively plants use water is being developed at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California.

Galactic Wheel Of Life
2014-10-23 03:01:07

It might look like a spoked wheel or even a "Chakram" weapon wielded by warriors like "Xena," from the fictional TV show, but this ringed galaxy is actually a vast place of stellar life.

2014-10-21 23:11:20

Achieves critical infrastructure consolidation, management and compliance with cloud infrastructure and Scalr Cloud Management Platform San Francisco, CA (PRWEB)

Window To Early Universe Offered By Slow-Growing Galaxies
2014-10-16 03:29:41

What makes one rose bush blossom with flowers, while another remains barren? Astronomers ask a similar question of galaxies, wondering how some flourish with star formation and others barely bloom.

JPL Selects Proposals For Europa CubeSat Study
2014-10-10 03:12:19

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, has chosen proposals from 10 universities to study CubeSat concepts that could enhance a Europa mission concept currently under study by NASA.

bulk metallic glass
2014-10-09 03:00:44

Material scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, are working on new, innovative methods of creating materials that can be used for motion-based mechanisms.

Pacific Ocean
2014-10-07 05:00:17

Water expands as it gets warmer and climatologists have suspected that warming in the deep ocean may add to rising sea levels around the world. However, a new study has found evidence that the deep ocean is not warming measurably.


Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.