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The Aero-News Network
LM Delivers NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft To Launch Siteto be shipping the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center,” said Mike Do
LM Delivers NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft To Launch Site
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
to be shipping the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center,” said Mike Donnelly, OSIRIS-REx project manager at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. “We still have a few major milestones to go, but I'm confident that we'll... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA looks at winds in developing tropical cyclonethe northern to the southeastern quadrant. NOAA manages the GOES-East satellite
NASA looks at winds in developing tropical cyclone
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
the northern to the southeastern quadrant. NOAA manages the GOES-East satellite and the NASA/NOAA GOES Project at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland uses the satellite data to create images and animations. NOAA's GOES-East... Read more
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PhysOrg
Stars with planets on strange orbits: what's going on?of HD 189733 b, a Hot Jupiter so close to its host that its atmosphere is being
Stars with planets on strange orbits: what's going on?
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
of HD 189733 b, a Hot Jupiter so close to its host that its atmosphere is being boiled off into space. Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center These oscillations can be so extreme that they cause a planet to become star-grazing, skimming... Read more
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redOrbit
Scientists find link between dark matter and primordial black holesa new study published Tuesday in the Astrophysical Journal Letters, Alexander K
Scientists find link between dark matter and primordial black holes
redOrbit / Posted 3 days ago
a new study published Tuesday in the Astrophysical Journal Letters, Alexander Kashlinsky, an astrophysicist at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, and his colleagues believe that the link between dark matter and... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA scientists explain the art of creating digital Hurricanes - newkerala.com #68296California, May 26 : Every day, scientists at NASA work on creating better hurr
NASA scientists explain the art of creating digital Hurricanes - newkerala.com #68296
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
California, May 26 : Every day, scientists at NASA work on creating better hurricanes - on a computer screen. At NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, a team of scientists spends its days incorporating millions of atmospheric... Read more
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redOrbit
Scientists solve the 'Faint Young Sun Paradox'was so weak that the Earth “should have been an icy ball,” study lead author Vl
Scientists solve the 'Faint Young Sun Paradox'
redOrbit / Posted 3 days ago
was so weak that the Earth “should have been an icy ball,” study lead author Vladimir Airapetian, a solar scientist at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, explained in a statement. “Instead,” he noted, “geological evidence says... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission will have a map for thatdifferent kinds of data to answer an independent question," said Lucy Lim, OSIR
NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission will have a map for that
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
different kinds of data to answer an independent question," said Lucy Lim, OSIRIS-REx assistant project scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. One top-level map will deal with the safety of the spacecraft. The team... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA scientists explain the art of creating digital hurricanesMcCallum Every day, scientists at NASA work on creating better hurricanes - on
NASA scientists explain the art of creating digital hurricanes
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
McCallum Every day, scientists at NASA work on creating better hurricanes - on a computer screen. At NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, a team of scientists spends its days incorporating millions of... Read more
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examiner.com
NASA installs cameras on future space telescopeagency announced May 24. The installation of the "integrated science instrumen
NASA installs cameras on future space telescope
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
agency announced May 24. The installation of the "integrated science instrument module" occurred in a clean room at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. The combined equipment will now undergo ground testing to ensure it can... Read more
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examiner.com
NASA telescopes fin clues on cosmic seeds for giant black holesHubble Space Telescope is a project of international cooperation between NASA a
NASA telescopes fin clues on cosmic seeds for giant black holes
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
Hubble Space Telescope is a project of international cooperation between NASA and the European Space Agency. NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, manages the telescope. The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Science instruments of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope successfully installedthat will record the light collected by Webb's giant golden mirror. Inside the
Science instruments of NASA's James Webb Space Telescope successfully installed
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
that will record the light collected by Webb's giant golden mirror. Inside the world's largest clean room at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, the team crane-lifted the heavy science instrument package, lowered it... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Ancient alien life may be harder to detect than we thought thanks to radiationdon’t have any such protections. Even in the past, Mars had only a thin atmosph
Ancient alien life may be harder to detect than we thought thanks to radiation
ExtremeTech / Posted 4 days ago
don’t have any such protections. Even in the past, Mars had only a thin atmosphere. According to Alexander Pavlov at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, biological remains like fossils and amino acids may not survive as long as we thought. The team... Read more
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EarthSky
Solar storms key to life on Earth?sun wasn’t luminous enough to warm Earth. Vladimir Airapetian is lead author o
Solar storms key to life on Earth?
EarthSky / Posted 4 days ago
sun wasn’t luminous enough to warm Earth. Vladimir Airapetian is lead author of the paper and a solar scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. He said: Back then, Earth received only about 70 percent of the energy... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gigantic 'seeds' of supermassive black holes found for first timeto test how well they fit, and the fit is surprisingly good,' said Alexander Ka
Gigantic 'seeds' of supermassive black holes found for first time
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
to test how well they fit, and the fit is surprisingly good,' said Alexander Kashlinsky, an astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. 'If this is correct, then all galaxies, including our own, are embedded... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could the universe's dark matter be made up of BLACK HOLES?to test how well they fit, and the fit is surprisingly good,' said Alexander Ka
Could the universe's dark matter be made up of BLACK HOLES?
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
to test how well they fit, and the fit is surprisingly good,' said Alexander Kashlinsky, an astrophysicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. 'If this is correct, then all galaxies, including our own, are embedded... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit High alumna to highlight pursuing passions at weekend graduationhas worked for Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, better known as just SGT, Inc.
Summit High alumna to highlight pursuing passions at weekend graduation
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
has worked for Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies, better known as just SGT, Inc. With her company, she works out of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in the Washington, D.C. area, part of the team building the James Webb Space Telescope, the... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA begins launch preparations for the first US asteroid sampling missionto be shipping the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center, said Mike Don
NASA begins launch preparations for the first US asteroid sampling mission
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
to be shipping the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft to Kennedy Space Center, said Mike Donnelly, OSIRIS-REx project manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. "We still have a few major milestones to go, but I'm confident that we'll... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientist suggests possible link between primordial black holes and dark matterformed during the first second of our universe's existence, known as primordial
Scientist suggests possible link between primordial black holes and dark matter
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
formed during the first second of our universe's existence, known as primordial black holes. Now a scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, suggests that this interpretation aligns with our knowledge of cosmic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sun 'lashed out with power of a thousand TRILLION atomic bombs' to create Earthof what the Sun might look like if it were to produce a "superflare" Vladimir
Sun 'lashed out with power of a thousand TRILLION atomic bombs' to create Earth
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
of what the Sun might look like if it were to produce a "superflare" Vladimir Airapetian, a solar scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, said: "Back then Earth received only about 70 percent of the energy from... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Four billion year old solar storms brought life on Earth: NASAonly about 70 percent of the energy from the Sun than it does today,” said Vlad
Four billion year old solar storms brought life on Earth: NASA
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
only about 70 percent of the energy from the Sun than it does today,” said Vladimir Airapetian, solar scientist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. That means Earth should have been an icy ball. “Instead, geological... Read more
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ABC News
Record-Breaking Heat Grips India Amid Rash of Farmer Suicides(COP21), on Nov. 30, 2015, at Le Bourget, on the outskirts of the French capita
Record-Breaking Heat Grips India Amid Rash of Farmer Suicides
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
(COP21), on Nov. 30, 2015, at Le Bourget, on the outskirts of the French capital Paris. Scientific Visualization Studio/Goddard Space Flight Center/NASA2015 was the warmest year since modern record-keeping began in 1880, according to a new... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA's KORUS-OC campaign takes to seasis very dynamic, and changes happen on very short time scales - from minutes to
NASA's KORUS-OC campaign takes to seas
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
is very dynamic, and changes happen on very short time scales - from minutes to hours," said Antonio Mannino of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, one of the campaign's lead scientists. One of the dynamic players that... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA mini-balloon mission maps migratory magnetic boundaryof the storm. "It's very difficult to model that open-closed boundary," said A
NASA mini-balloon mission maps migratory magnetic boundary
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
of the storm. "It's very difficult to model that open-closed boundary," said Alexa Halford, a space scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. "This will help with our simulations of how magnetic fields change around... Read more
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The Columbian
Seventh-graders win NASA contestThe tents can house up to four sleeping people, and can be folded up when not i
Seventh-graders win NASA contest
The Columbian / Posted 11 days ago
The tents can house up to four sleeping people, and can be folded up when not in use. The winners earn a trip to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., June 28-30 for workshops and an awards ceremony, and they’ll also create their... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Sue E. Ruestanalyst for many corporations throughout her career that spanned over 40 years.
Sue E. Ruest
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 days ago
analyst for many corporations throughout her career that spanned over 40 years. She was most proud of her work for NASA at Goddard Space Flight Center from 1968 to 1972, during the Apollo space flight missions. She will be sadly missed by her... Read more
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redOrbit
NASA makes first observation of magnetic reconnection eventChuck Bednar By flying spacecraft through the magnetic fields that connect the
NASA makes first observation of magnetic reconnection event
redOrbit / Posted 12 days ago
Chuck Bednar By flying spacecraft through the magnetic fields that connect the Earth to the Sun, researchers at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland have seen for the first time seen the inside of an explosive, invisible burst of... Read more
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Wired News
Space Photos of the Week: A Galaxy Takes a Punch Like a Projourney across the sun was created with visible-light images from the Helioseis
Space Photos of the Week: A Galaxy Takes a Punch Like a Pro
Wired News / Posted 15 days ago
journey across the sun was created with visible-light images from the Helioseismic and Magnetic Imager on SDO.NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/SDO Caption: The MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile captured... Read more
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Mashable
NASA satellites find trigger for magnetic explosions near Earth for first timethrough Earth's magnetic field to study the mysterious phenomenon called magnet
NASA satellites find trigger for magnetic explosions near Earth for first time
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
through Earth's magnetic field to study the mysterious phenomenon called magnetic reconnection. Image: Karl TatE/nasa, goddard Space flight center Magnetic reconnection effects on Earth Magnetic reconnection can have major impacts on Earth.... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA satellite data could help reduce flights sidelined by volcanic eruptionsAsh Advisory Centers. These centers are finding timely and more accurate satell
NASA satellite data could help reduce flights sidelined by volcanic eruptions
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Ash Advisory Centers. These centers are finding timely and more accurate satellite data beneficial. Researchers at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, are using already available satellite measurements of sulfur dioxide... Read more
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Daily Mail
Soaring through the icy jets of a rotating Comet 252P/Linearand the sun, its orbit will bring it back to the inner solar system in 2021, bu
Soaring through the icy jets of a rotating Comet 252P/Linear
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
and the sun, its orbit will bring it back to the inner solar system in 2021, but not anywhere close to the Earth Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, manages the telescope. The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) in... Read more
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My EastText
Special Report: "Rocket Man"NASA. With an engineering certificate from Johns Hopkins, but no Bachelors deg
Special Report: "Rocket Man"
My EastText / Posted 16 days ago
NASA. With an engineering certificate from Johns Hopkins, but no Bachelors degree, he started as a lab technician at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland. He later got an electrical engineering degree from University of Maryland. He would... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA satellite data could help reduce flights sidelined by volcanic eruptions - newkerala.com #62829Ash Advisory Centers. These centers are finding timely and more accurate satell
NASA satellite data could help reduce flights sidelined by volcanic eruptions - newkerala.com #62829
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Ash Advisory Centers. These centers are finding timely and more accurate satellite data beneficial. Researchers at NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, are using already available satellite measurements of sulfur dioxide... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA directly observes fundamental process of nature for 1st time - newkerala.com #62816and in some cases, magnetic reconnection doesnt occur at all, said Tom Moore, t
NASA directly observes fundamental process of nature for 1st time - newkerala.com #62816
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
and in some cases, magnetic reconnection doesnt occur at all, said Tom Moore, the mission scientist for MMS at NASAs Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. Whether explosive or steady, the local particles are caught up in the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
More Than 1,200 New Planets Discovered, NASA Saysother stars. “We are now able to say planets are incredibly plentiful in our g
More Than 1,200 New Planets Discovered, NASA Says
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 days ago
other stars. “We are now able to say planets are incredibly plentiful in our galaxy,” said Dr. Padi Boyd, with the NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center. NASA says evidence from Kepler confirmed 1,284 new exoplanets have been detected, bringing the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Swept up in the solar windwhile scientists know a great deal about solar wind, the source of the slow win
Swept up in the solar wind
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
while scientists know a great deal about solar wind, the source of the slow wind remains a mystery. Now, a team at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, has explored a detailed case study of the slow solar wind, using newly... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Watch stunning video of Mercury's transit across the sun6,876 mph and Earth orbits the sun at 67,062 mph. The SDO launched aboard an A
Watch stunning video of Mercury's transit across the sun
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
6,876 mph and Earth orbits the sun at 67,062 mph. The SDO launched aboard an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Feb. 11, 2010. Developed by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, the mission is tracked at http://sdo.gsfc.nasa... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Mangus To Present Talk At Martz ObservatoryMangus established the Optics Branch at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and
Mangus To Present Talk At Martz Observatory
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Mangus established the Optics Branch at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center and retired from the civil service in 1994. He has been a consultant to NASA for the past 12 years. He is currently a member of the Optical Product Improvement Team which... Read more
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PhysOrg
Unveiled Webb Telescope mirrors mesmerize in 'golden' gloryof protective covers installed onto the backplane structure, as technicians wor
Unveiled Webb Telescope mirrors mesmerize in 'golden' glory
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
of protective covers installed onto the backplane structure, as technicians work inside the massive clean room at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland on May 3, 2016. The secondary mirror mount booms are folded down into... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sunfrom the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sun
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
from the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things come close to each other in the heavens,” Goddard Space Flight Center program manager Louis Mayo said. “This is a big deal for us.” Copyright 2016 Raycom News... Read more
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CTV News
Mercury making rare move across the sunNASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, will work in tandem to study the tra
Mercury making rare move across the sun
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, will work in tandem to study the transit. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, said in a news release that, as celestial events go, this one is pretty... Read more
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CTV News
Mercury making rare move across the sunNASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, will work in tandem to study the tra
Mercury making rare move across the sun
CTV News / Posted 20 days ago
NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, will work in tandem to study the transit. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, said in a news release that, as celestial events go, this one is pretty... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sunfrom the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sun
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
from the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things come close to each other in the heavens,” Goddard Space Flight Center program manager Louis Mayo said. “This is a big deal for us.” Copyright 2016 Raycom News... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sunfrom the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sun
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
from the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things come close to each other in the heavens,” Goddard Space Flight Center program manager Louis Mayo said. “This is a big deal for us.” Copyright 2016 Raycom News... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sunfrom the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sun
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
from the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things come close to each other in the heavens,” Goddard Space Flight Center program manager Louis Mayo said. “This is a big deal for us.” Copyright 2016 Raycom News... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Mondaysaid people should use a solar filter to watch it to prevent severe eye damage.
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 20 days ago
said people should use a solar filter to watch it to prevent severe eye damage. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, considers it "a big deal." "Astronomers get excited when any two things... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sunfrom the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things
Mercury to make rare visible pass across the sun
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 20 days ago
from the sun, according to NASA. “Astronomers get excited when any two things come close to each other in the heavens,” Goddard Space Flight Center program manager Louis Mayo said. “This is a big deal for us.” Copyright 2016 Raycom News... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mercury will resemble black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday— and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a centur
Mercury will resemble black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
— and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a century. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, considers it "a big deal." "Astronomers get excited when any two things... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
How to watch Mercury partially eclipse the sun Monday- and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a centur
How to watch Mercury partially eclipse the sun Monday
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 21 days ago
- and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a century. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, considers it "a big deal." "Astronomers get excited when any two things... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday— and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a centur
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
— and then, until 2032. NASA says the event occurs only about 13 times a century. Louis Mayo, program manager at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, considers it "a big deal." "Astronomers get excited when any two things... Read more
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