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Air Force Times
Number of RPA flights to remain stable, US Air Force budget saysThe number of daily remotely piloted aircraft flights is expected to remain con
Number of RPA flights to remain stable, US Air Force budget says
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
The number of daily remotely piloted aircraft flights is expected to remain constant in fiscal 2017, the Pentagon said Tuesday. Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work said the Air Force would continue flying 60 combat air patrols per day, the same... Read more
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PhysOrg
NOAA launches unprecedented effort to discover how El Nino affects weatherScientists aboard NOAA's Gulfstream IV aircraft are dropping weather instrument
NOAA launches unprecedented effort to discover how El Nino affects weather
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Scientists aboard NOAA's Gulfstream IV aircraft are dropping weather instruments and using Doppler radar in the aircraft's tail during flights over the Pacific in research designed to improve the accuracy of weather forecasts and models. Credit: NOAA... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NASA drone to study El Niño weather changes over Pacific Ocean WASHINGTON — The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Global
NASA drone to study El Niño weather changes over Pacific Ocean
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON — The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Global Hawk drone will conduct missions over the Pacific Ocean to monitor the effects of El Niño current weather... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder researchers giving El Niño up-close scrutinyBy air, land and sea, Boulder-based researchers are well into the most comprehe
Boulder researchers giving El Niño up-close scrutiny
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 5 days ago
By air, land and sea, Boulder-based researchers are well into the most comprehensive examination of an ongoing El Niño that has ever been mounted. Billed as the El Niño Rapid Response Field Campaign, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Noaa and Nasa team up to investigate strongest El Niño on recordAmerica’s two leading climate science agencies are conducting an unprecedented
Noaa and Nasa team up to investigate strongest El Niño on record
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
America’s two leading climate science agencies are conducting an unprecedented survey via land, sea and air to investigate the current El Niño event and better understand its impact on weather systems that have brought both parched and soaking... Read more
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The Register
Hackers mirror 250GB of NASA files on the webUpdated Hackers have released online 250GB of data they claim they purloined fr
Hackers mirror 250GB of NASA files on the web
The Register / Posted 7 days ago
Updated Hackers have released online 250GB of data they claim they purloined from NASA systems. "So yeah, we know what you're thinking, hacking NASA? How fucking cliche... If only I had a Dogecoin for every time someone claimed that, amiright?" the... Read more
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Wired News
Floods, rain, and tornadoes are nuts, but they probably aren't El NiñoOr is it? Or wasn’t it already? No and yes, and yes and no. Scientists have had
Floods, rain, and tornadoes are nuts, but they probably aren't El Niño
Wired News / Posted 7 days ago
Or is it? Or wasn’t it already? No and yes, and yes and no. Scientists have had a pretty good idea since September that El Niño was going to be a monster (they even nicknamed it “Godzilla”). They knew what that meant in general—wet Southwest, warm... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
AnonSec hackers plunder NASA and attempt to crash a droneA GROUP of hackers called AnonSec has proudly declared successful attacks on NA
AnonSec hackers plunder NASA and attempt to crash a drone
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted 7 days ago
A GROUP of hackers called AnonSec has proudly declared successful attacks on NASA servers, but a less than successful attack on a drone. A mixed bag of results, then. The hackers, who celebrated their work in an online paste to CryptoBin, managed to... Read more
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Daily Star
HACKED: Cyber warriors take control of NASA drone midflightHACKED: A NASA drone has allegedly been hacked into A hacker group calling its
HACKED: Cyber warriors take control of NASA drone midflight
Daily Star / Posted 8 days ago
HACKED: A NASA drone has allegedly been hacked into A hacker group calling itself AnonSec has posted a document on a website for storing and sharing text. It is said to contain NASA program descriptions, thousands of employee contacts plus logs of... Read more
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International Business Times
Nasa hack: 10,000 machines in the space agency are infected by malware, says security expert There are over 10,000 machines that are currently infected by malware in Nasa,
Nasa hack: 10,000 machines in the space agency are infected by malware, says security expert
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
There are over 10,000 machines that are currently infected by malware in Nasa, showing that the US space agency definitely does not have the best possible cybersecurity practices and needs to completely overhaul how it secures its internal network, a... Read more
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Orange County Register
The research at the heart of the strongest El Niño in a generationHONOLULU – A thousand miles south of Hawaii, the air at 45,000 feet above the e
The research at the heart of the strongest El Niño in a generation
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
HONOLULU – A thousand miles south of Hawaii, the air at 45,000 feet above the equatorial Pacific was a shimmering gumbo of thick storm clouds and icy cirrus haze, all cooked up by the overheated waters below. In a Gulfstream jet more accustomed to... Read more
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International Business Times
Nasa hack: AnonSec attempts to crash $222m drone, releases secret flight videos and employee data Hackers from the AnonSec group who spent several months hacking Nasa have relea
Nasa hack: AnonSec attempts to crash $222m drone, releases secret flight videos and employee data
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
Hackers from the AnonSec group who spent several months hacking Nasa have released a huge data dump and revealed they tried to bring down a $222m Global Hawk Drone into the Pacific Ocean. The hack included employee personal details, flight logs and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Air Force looks to double number of drone pilotsJan. 09--The U.S. Air Force wants to double the number of units flying drones a
Air Force looks to double number of drone pilots
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 30 days ago
Jan. 09--The U.S. Air Force wants to double the number of units flying drones and recruit more pilots to decrease the burden on current crews as demand for the missions soars. The Air Force also recently allowed enlisted airmen to become drone... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Air Force to double number of drone pilotsThe U.S. Air Force wants to double the number of units flying drones and recrui
Air Force to double number of drone pilots
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
The U.S. Air Force wants to double the number of units flying drones and recruit more pilots to decrease the burden on current crews as demand for the missions soars. The Air Force also recently allowed enlisted airmen to become drone pilots for the... Read more

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