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2004-11-30 21:00:08

Dec. 1--STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. -- When future astronauts try to decide where to place facilities and roads on distant planets, they may get help from a toolkit developed here. Radiance Technologies has won a four-year contract to develop a geospatial technology toolkit for NASA that will be used in manned missions to distant planets. Radiance Technologies will develop the "Planetary Geospatial Exploitation Toolkit," a system that will use geographic and spatial data to analyze...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'