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Orlando Sentinel
NASA's Mars 2020 mission to lay groundwork for human arrivallooking for the unknown. “SHERLOC is a one of a kind instrument,” said Luther
NASA's Mars 2020 mission to lay groundwork for human arrival
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
looking for the unknown. “SHERLOC is a one of a kind instrument,” said Luther Beegle, SHERLOC principal investigator with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. “It’s really hard to identify what life is that you don’t know.” Using a sensitive UV... Read more
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EarthSky
Mars rover crosses most rugged terrain so farnavigation, driving across it did not accelerate damage to the wheels.Steve Lee
Mars rover crosses most rugged terrain so far
EarthSky / Posted 2 days ago
navigation, driving across it did not accelerate damage to the wheels.Steve Lee is Curiosity’s deputy project manager at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Lee said: We carefully inspect and trend the condition of the wheels. Cracks and punctures... Read more
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Orange County Register
WEATHER: No room for June gloom in Southern California?weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,”
WEATHER: No room for June gloom in Southern California?
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,” said Bill Patzert, a climate scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena. It’s something else you can blame on El Niño, Patzert added, because that... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Will we see ‘May gray,’ ‘June gloom’ this year?weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,”
Will we see ‘May gray,’ ‘June gloom’ this year?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,” said Bill Patzert, a climate scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena. It’s something else you can blame on El Niño, Patzert added, because that... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Will we see ‘May gray,’ ‘June gloom’ this year?weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,”
Will we see ‘May gray,’ ‘June gloom’ this year?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
weather watchers say. “It looks like a long, hot, dry spring through summer,” said Bill Patzert, a climate scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena. It’s something else you can blame on El Niño, Patzert added, because that... Read more
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Wired News
Triangles in the Sky Tell the Story of the Universe’s Birththan observing the cosmic microwave background. “It’s a 3-D versus 2-D argument
Triangles in the Sky Tell the Story of the Universe’s Birth
Wired News / Posted 7 days ago
than observing the cosmic microwave background. “It’s a 3-D versus 2-D argument,” said Olivier Doré, a cosmologist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory who is working on a proposed search for non-Gaussianities in the large-scale structure. “If... Read more
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Orange County Register
Earth Day: You can tap an app for ways to live a greener lifehashtagclimate.org Earth Now How cool is it to view global climate data from
Earth Day: You can tap an app for ways to live a greener life
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
hashtagclimate.org Earth Now How cool is it to view global climate data from Earth Science satellites? Too cool. And NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory has developed an app for doing just that. Watch the Earth and monitor data including surface... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
A New Old Ideacorrect today. We did it before, let’s do it again. Robert M. Nelson (CCNY ’66
A New Old Idea
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
correct today. We did it before, let’s do it again. Robert M. Nelson (CCNY ’66) is a Senior Scientist at the Planetary Science Institute. He recently retired from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena where he was a Senior Research Scient... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here's an inside look at the mission to detect alien life on this mysterious water worldjust announced plans for a groundbreaking mission to hunt for extraterrestrial
Here's an inside look at the mission to detect alien life on this mysterious water world
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
just announced plans for a groundbreaking mission to hunt for extraterrestrial life light-years away, scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have set their sights on a spot in our own neighborhood — Jupiter's moon... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here's an inside look at the mission to detect alien life on this mysterious water worldjust announced plans for a groundbreaking mission to hunt for extraterrestrial
Here's an inside look at the mission to detect alien life on this mysterious water world
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
just announced plans for a groundbreaking mission to hunt for extraterrestrial life light-years away, scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) have set their sights on a spot in our own neighborhood — Jupiter's moon... Read more
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redOrbit
Did Cassini actually detect Planet Nine? NASA weighs in.10 times the mass of Earth, would affect the orbit of Saturn, not Cassini," sai
Did Cassini actually detect Planet Nine? NASA weighs in.
redOrbit / Posted 17 days ago
10 times the mass of Earth, would affect the orbit of Saturn, not Cassini," said William Folkner, a planetary scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where he develops planetary orbit information used for NASA's high-precision spacecraft... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Climate denial goes wobblyshould give climate change skeptics pause because it indicates the vast scope o
Climate denial goes wobbly
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
should give climate change skeptics pause because it indicates the vast scope of climate change as it occurs. A team from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory published a report Friday in the journal Science Advances, demonstrating that global warming... Read more
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Orange County Register
Was flood insurance a mistake for Southern California homeowners?our job to make sure that people are prepared.” THE BIG 1997-98 RAINS Besides
Was flood insurance a mistake for Southern California homeowners?
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
our job to make sure that people are prepared.” THE BIG 1997-98 RAINS Besides, said Bill Patzert, a climate scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, some preparations still have been put to the test. “If your roof needed... Read more
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Namibia Economist
How to win friends and influence peoplelogical next step in Facebook’s mission to “make the world more open and connec
How to win friends and influence people
Namibia Economist / Posted 22 days ago
logical next step in Facebook’s mission to “make the world more open and connected”. He has hired aerospace engineers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and its Ames Research Centre. They have designed Aquila, an unmanned plane with the wingspan... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Bombardments likely enhanced conditions for life on Mars, study findssome of the 3-D modeling used in the study. Mojzsis will meet scientists from
Bombardments likely enhanced conditions for life on Mars, study finds
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
some of the 3-D modeling used in the study. Mojzsis will meet scientists from the California Institute of Technology and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena next month to discuss possible landing sites and research targets for the... Read more
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/Film
The Force Awakens Bits: Preview the Poe Dameron Comic Book, Learn How Your Sphero BB-8 Can Watch 'The Force Awakens,' and Watch John Boeyga and Daisy Ridley Rapof people visiting places they never thought they’d go, the embed above teases
The Force Awakens Bits: Preview the Poe Dameron Comic Book, Learn How Your Sphero BB-8 Can Watch 'The Force Awakens,' and Watch John Boeyga and Daisy Ridley Rap
/Film / Posted 24 days ago
of people visiting places they never thought they’d go, the embed above teases a longer video where BB-8 visits NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, offering the fictional droid a chance to mingle with a bunch of real-life robots and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Brunswick jet fixer lends hand to NASA coral reef expeditiondesign for the modification, which will take place at its 84,000-square-foot fa
Brunswick jet fixer lends hand to NASA coral reef expedition
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
design for the modification, which will take place at its 84,000-square-foot facility in Brunswick. The contract is with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Tempus said that after the modifications are complete, it also has a deal to fly the... Read more
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TechCrunch
NASA partners with Microsoft to launch “mixed reality” Mars exhibitof NASA/JPL “Destination: Mars” makes use of OnSight software, a Mars rover mi
NASA partners with Microsoft to launch “mixed reality” Mars exhibit
TechCrunch / Posted 25 days ago
of NASA/JPL “Destination: Mars” makes use of OnSight software, a Mars rover mission operations tool co-developed by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and Microsoft. With OnSight, NASA scientists have a more intuitive way to explore the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Future of Microsoft’s HoloLens is in developers’ handswith Directions on Microsoft. “They don’t want this to be another case of ‘We t
Future of Microsoft’s HoloLens is in developers’ hands
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
with Directions on Microsoft. “They don’t want this to be another case of ‘We tried, but no one cared.’ ” Roving Mars NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), the California-based research and development center that handles Mars rover... Read more
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Mashable
Microsoft HoloLens: Does anyone know where it’s going?Microsoft did its best to dispel the mystery, while at the same time enhancing
Microsoft HoloLens: Does anyone know where it’s going?
Mashable / Posted 28 days ago
Microsoft did its best to dispel the mystery, while at the same time enhancing the HoloLens mystique. A co-production of NASA’s Jet Propulsion laboratory and Microsoft, the Mars experience uses HoloLens mixed reality capabilities to put you on... Read more
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EarthSky
Comet Hale-Boppof the most-viewed comets in human history. There are over 5,000 images of this
Comet Hale-Bopp
EarthSky / Posted 29 days ago
of the most-viewed comets in human history. There are over 5,000 images of this comet available via a webpage maintained by NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Some called Hale-Bopp the Great Comet of 1997 (although others disagreed that it met the... Read more

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