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NASA/NOAA Water Vapor Animations Show Where Water Vapor Is Moving Over Oceans
2014-06-26 03:07:03

Knowing where water vapor is in the atmosphere is one of many factors forecasters use to identify weather features.

GOES-R Satellite Giant Black Wing Ready For Flight
2014-06-25 03:20:34

The solar array that will provide power to NOAA's GOES-R satellite has been tested, approved and shipped to a facility where it will be incorporated on the spacecraft. The five sections of the solar array come together as one to resemble a giant black wing.

2014-06-17 23:06:29

Port of New Bedford Releases Six-Pronged Plan to Revive its Historic Groundfishery and Modernize the Port New Bedford, MA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 The Port

white shark
2014-06-14 03:00:03

White sharks are among the largest, most widespread apex predators in the ocean, but are also among the most vulnerable.

2014-06-11 12:21:14

Announcement made during Capitol Hill Ocean Week WASHINGTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Senator Carl Levin (D-MI) announced at the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation's

2014-06-10 23:01:32

Findings from the study, which investigates incidental mortality of Atlantic sea scallops, will contribute to better management of this valuable commercial fishery. Biddeford,

Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
2014-06-10 13:29:42

With an announcement made today by presidential adviser John Pedestal, NOAA has reopened the nominating process so that members of the American public can make suggestions directly to NOAA on what should be classified as nationally significant marine and Great Lakes areas.

2014-06-06 12:21:43

Now everyone can follow the conversation! WASHINGTON, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- OceansLIVE

GOES-R EXIS instrument
2014-05-30 03:00:48

Two of the six instruments that will fly on NOAA's first Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite - R (GOES-R) satellite have completed integration with the spacecraft.

2014-05-16 16:21:19

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has awarded ITT Space Systems LLC, a subsidiary of Exelis, Inc., of Fort Wayne, Indiana, a contract to provide the Radiation Budget Instrument


Word of the Day
dwale
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'
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