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MESSENGER To Capture Earth, Moon In Series Of Images This Weekend
2013-07-19 07:10:22

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We previously reported the NASA/ESA/ASI Cassini spacecraft was preparing to take an amazing picture of Earth as Saturn encountered a solar eclipse. This event is set to occur late this afternoon between 5:27 and 5:42 pm. The Earth will pose for Cassini, which is more than 900 million miles away, and NASA is encouraging all Americans to go out and photobomb Cassini, and then share their pictures via the Internet. The Cassini images...

2013-07-18 12:20:43

WASHINGTON, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two NASA spacecraft, one studying the Saturn system, the other observing Mercury, are maneuvering into place to take pictures of Earth on July 19 and 20. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The image taken from the Saturn system by NASA's Cassini spacecraft will occur between 5:27 and 5:42 p.m. EDT (2:27 and 2:42 PDT or 21:27 and 21:47 UTC) Friday, July 19. Cassini will be nearly 900 million miles away...

2013-07-11 08:34:20

E-commerce store to sell t-shirts, mugs, messenger bags and more! SOMERSET, N.J., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Nutella® brand officially announced the launch of the Nutella® Boutique, a new e-commerce store that will offer excited fans branded merchandise to satisfy their everyday cravings for the unique and tasty hazelnut spread. Fans of Nutella® in the U.S. will have access to branded apparel, accessories and more via Boutique.NutellaUSA.com. Merchandise, such as...

2013-07-09 16:21:00

BAY SHORE, N.Y., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Snake Tray is pleased to announce another new patented cable tray system to manage cables that quickly snaps on to messenger wire for the fastest installation on the market. Solar Snake Tray for Messenger Wire is designed to easily suspend from messenger wire and requires no hardware to mount. Snake Tray nests together for economical shipping and easy material handling. Snake Tray comes in hot dipped galvanize and stainless steel to...

Mercury History Masked Volcanic Activity
2013-07-05 11:03:48

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ever since NASA's Mariner 10 sent back the first images of Mercury, scientists have been fascinated by the planet's unusually smooth surface. According to an analysis of images provided by NASA's Mercury-orbiting MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging), a period of heavy volcanic activity essentially gave the planet a makeover about 4 billion years ago, erasing the first 400 to 500 million years of its...

2013-06-11 12:24:29

Keith Haring Collection and Djembe & Canvas Hand painted 3D Bags Kick off Art Series NEW YORK, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- After 30 years of designing bags that epitomize modern urban chic, Manhattan Portage's red label and skyline logo have become as iconic as the New York skyline it honors. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130611/LA28485-a)(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130611/LA28485-b) To commemorate the company's 30th anniversary, Manhattan...

MESSENGER Team Names Ten Major Fault Scarps On Mercury
2013-06-08 08:29:31

April Flowers for redOrbit.com -- Your Universe Online Recently, the MESSENGER Science Team proposed names for 10 rupes on Mercury. The International Astronomical Union (IAU), which has been the arbiter of planetary and satellite nomenclature since 1919, approved the names. In keeping with the theme of naming rupes on Mercury, they all bear the names of ships of discovery. Rupes is the Latin word for cliff, which perfectly suits the formations on Mercury. They are long cliff-like...

2013-05-09 23:23:42

Atlanta-Based Startup Seeks to Shake Up Social Discovery Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Kwello, a free social discovery platform for major messenger and video chat clients, will be presenting at the Demo Startup Showcase at this year´s Digital Summit in the Georgia World Congress Center. On Wednesday, May 15, Founder and Lead Developer of Kwello, Kenneth Williams, will present his company as part of a lineup of innovative technology and digital startups showcasing their products and...

2013-04-30 08:33:46

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Moderna Therapeutics, the pioneering company developing messenger RNA therapeutics(TM)--a revolutionary new treatment modality to enable the in vivo production of therapeutic proteins--announced today that Henri A. Termeer, Genzyme's retired chairman, president, and CEO, has joined Moderna's board of directors. Over nearly 30 years at Genzyme, Termeer built one of the world's most innovative and commercially successful biotechnology...

2013-04-25 19:56:01

A new level of variation in messenger RNAs exposed Like musicians in an orchestra who have the same musical score but start and finish playing at different intervals, cells with the same genes start and finish transcribing them at different points in the genome. For the first time, researchers at EMBL have described the striking diversity of messenger RNAs (mRNAs) that such start and end variation produces, even from the simple genome of yeast cells. Their findings, published today in...


Latest MESSENGER Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:40

The Planet Mercury -- in astronomy, nearest planet to the sun, at a mean distance of 36 million mi (58 million km); its period of revolution is 88 days. Mercury passes through phases similar to those of the moon as it completes each revolution about the sun, although the visible disk varies in size with respect to its distance from the earth. Because its greatest elongation is 28, it is seen only for a short time after sunset or before sunrise. Since observation of Mercury is...

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