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Lifehacker Australia
Thinking Cap: Podcasts, Articles And Clips To Make You Smarteralways amazing to see how those sounds get made. [via BoingBoing]NASA Travel Po
Thinking Cap: Podcasts, Articles And Clips To Make You Smarter
Lifehacker Australia / Posted yesterday
always amazing to see how those sounds get made. [via BoingBoing]NASA Travel Posters for a Space Age We Never Got (Yet) NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory put together a ton of beautifully stylised posters that simulate the old-school travel... Read more
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The Scientist
Microbes Persist in Super-Salty ConditionsSchneegurt, a biologist at Wichita State, told The Scientist. Recently, Schnee
Microbes Persist in Super-Salty Conditions
The Scientist / Posted 2 days ago
Schneegurt, a biologist at Wichita State, told The Scientist. Recently, Schneegurt and colleagues at Wichita State and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory isolated bacteria from the Great Salt Plains of Oklahoma and Hot Lake in Washington, growing... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mark Rober, former NASA engineer, says he’s built the world’s largest NERF gunRober said. His YouTube channel page said Mr. Rober, who holds a master’s in m
Mark Rober, former NASA engineer, says he’s built the world’s largest NERF gun
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Rober said. His YouTube channel page said Mr. Rober, who holds a master’s in mechanical engineering from the University of Southern California, worked at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory “for 9 years, 7 of which were working on the Curiosity Rov... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NASA lays foundation for solar system-wide internetVinton G. Cerf, vice president and chief internet evangelist for Google as well
NASA lays foundation for solar system-wide internet
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Vinton G. Cerf, vice president and chief internet evangelist for Google as well as a distinguished visiting scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Dr Cerf said, “Our experience with DTN on the space station leads to additional terrestrial... Read more
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Orange County Register
Global coral bleaching event expected to last through 2016reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water look
Global coral bleaching event expected to last through 2016
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water looking at small portions of reefs. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and other scientists recently... Read more
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EarthSky
Juno to enter Jupiter orbit July 4is an encounter with the harshest radiation environment in the solar system. R
Juno to enter Jupiter orbit July 4
EarthSky / Posted 4 days ago
is an encounter with the harshest radiation environment in the solar system. Rick Nybakken is Juno’s project manager from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Nybakken said: Over the life of the mission, Juno will be exposed... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Global coral bleaching event expected to last through 2016reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water look
Global coral bleaching event expected to last through 2016
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water looking at small portions of reefs. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and other scientists recently... Read more
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Lifehacker
The Battle Over Barbecue, the Tech Behind Air Traffic Control, and Instant Phoalways amazing to see how those sounds get made. [via BoingBoing]NASA Travel Po
The Battle Over Barbecue, the Tech Behind Air Traffic Control, and Instant Pho
Lifehacker / Posted 5 days ago
always amazing to see how those sounds get made. [via BoingBoing]NASA Travel Posters for a Space Age We Never Got (Yet) NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory put together a ton of beautifully stylized posters that simulate the old-school travel... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Scientists battle to save world’s coral reefsreefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water look
Scientists battle to save world’s coral reefs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water looking at small portions of reefs. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and other scientists recently... Read more
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Salon.com
Scientists battle to save world’s coral reefsreefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water look
Scientists battle to save world’s coral reefs
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
reefs have almost always been studied up close, by scientists in the water looking at small portions of reefs. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and other scientists recently... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
What’s the cause of Southern California’s heat wave?kinds of high pressure systems, we usually expect in mid- to late summer,” said
What’s the cause of Southern California’s heat wave?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
kinds of high pressure systems, we usually expect in mid- to late summer,” said Bill Patzert, a climate scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge. “The hottest months are usually August and September and in June we... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the solar system,” said Heidi Becker of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Engineers had to equip Juno with a special “radiation vault” made of titanium walls a... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 9 days ago
of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the solar system,” said Heidi Becker of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Engineers had to equip Juno with a special “radiation vault” made of titanium walls a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 9 days ago
of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the solar system,” said Heidi Becker of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Engineers had to equip Juno with a special “radiation vault” made of titanium walls a... Read more
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USA Today
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the
Look out Jupiter: Juno journeys close July 4
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
of all, radiation levels around Jupiter are “the scariest … of any place in the solar system,” said Heidi Becker of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Engineers had to equip Juno with a special “radiation vault” made of titanium walls a... Read more
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The Hindu
NASA spots methane leak from space for the first timein our ability to eventually measure and monitor emissions of this potent green
NASA spots methane leak from space for the first time
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
in our ability to eventually measure and monitor emissions of this potent greenhouse gas from space. David R. Thompson of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the US said that the leak occurred over Aliso Canyon near Porter Ranch in... Read more
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The Financial Express
NASA spots methane leak from space for the first timeDavid R Thompson of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the US said that the le
NASA spots methane leak from space for the first time
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
David R Thompson of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the US said that the leak occurred over Aliso Canyon near Porter Ranch in California.(Reuters) In a first, an instrument onboard an orbiting spacecraft has measured the methane emissions from a... Read more
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EarthSky
Exoplanets’ water hidden by clouds?have found many hot Jupiters with water in their atmospheres, but others appear
Exoplanets’ water hidden by clouds?
EarthSky / Posted 10 days ago
have found many hot Jupiters with water in their atmospheres, but others appear to have none. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, wanted to find out what the atmospheres of these giant worlds have in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mars needs you! Retro posters recruiting for a trip to the red planetsky,’ reads one poster’s caption (right) Design firm Invisible Creature create
Mars needs you! Retro posters recruiting for a trip to the red planet
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
sky,’ reads one poster’s caption (right) Design firm Invisible Creature created colourful space-themed travel posters for Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The collection is split up into three themes that focus on the planet's visited by... Read more
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EarthSky
Measuring time in deep spaceB is Mars – is it still that simple? Conceptually, yes. But to actually do it w
Measuring time in deep space
EarthSky / Posted 11 days ago
B is Mars – is it still that simple? Conceptually, yes. But to actually do it we need better tools – much better tools. At NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, I’m working to develop one of these tools: the Deep Space Atomic Clock, or DSAC for short.... Read more
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The Hindu
NASA unveils seasonal dust storm pattern on Marsstructure instead of the visible dust, we finally see some regularity in the la
NASA unveils seasonal dust storm pattern on Mars
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
structure instead of the visible dust, we finally see some regularity in the large dust storms,” said David Kass of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the US. “Recognising a pattern in the occurrence of regional dust storms is a step... Read more
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The Financial Express
NASA unveils seasonal dust storm pattern on Marsstructure instead of the visible dust, we finally see some regularity in the la
NASA unveils seasonal dust storm pattern on Mars
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
structure instead of the visible dust, we finally see some regularity in the large dust storms,” said David Kass of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in the US. “Recognising a pattern in the occurrence of regional dust storms is a step... Read more
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The News & Observer
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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The Financial Express
Clouds around exoplanets may hide atmospheric waterScientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California wanted to fi
Clouds around exoplanets may hide atmospheric water
The Financial Express / Posted 15 days ago
Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California wanted to find out what the atmospheres of these giant worlds have in common. (Photo: Reuters/NASA) Clouds or haze layers in the atmosphere of ‘hot Jupiters’ could be preventing a... Read more
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The Financial Express
NASA’s Juno probe inches closer to Jupiterthe JOI sequence as part of our final preparations for Jupiter orbit insertion,
NASA’s Juno probe inches closer to Jupiter
The Financial Express / Posted 15 days ago
the JOI sequence as part of our final preparations for Jupiter orbit insertion,” Rick Nybakken, project manager of Juno for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, pointed out. “Throughout the project, including operations, our... Read more
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The Hindu
NASA’s Juno probe inches closer to Jupiterthe JOI sequence as part of our final preparations for Jupiter orbit insertion,
NASA’s Juno probe inches closer to Jupiter
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
the JOI sequence as part of our final preparations for Jupiter orbit insertion,” Rick Nybakken, project manager of Juno for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, pointed out. “Throughout the project, including operations, our... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
NASA Looks At Coral Reefs From 23,000 Feet Awayin the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
NASA Looks At Coral Reefs From 23,000 Feet Away
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and top... Read more
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New York Post
NASA is taking photos of the world’s coral reefs from 23,000 feetin the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
NASA is taking photos of the world’s coral reefs from 23,000 feet
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and top... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefsJet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in O
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefs
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 16 days ago
Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in Oahu’s Kaneohe Bay, near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nasa to map coral reefs from the air to show impact of climate changein the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
Nasa to map coral reefs from the air to show impact of climate change
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 16 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But Nasa’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 ft above. Using... Read more
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Brandon Sun
International Breaking NewsJet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in O
International Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in Oahu’s Kaneohe Bay, near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefsJet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in O
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefs
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Jet Propulsion Laboratory scientist Michelle Gierach, right, look at reefs in Oahu’s Kaneohe Bay, near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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The Hindu
NASA takes 23,000-ft view of the world's coral reefsin the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
NASA takes 23,000-ft view of the world's coral reefs
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and top... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
26, 2015 file photo, a patch of coral reef is shown in Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay off the island of Oahu near Kaneohe, Hawaii. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and reef scientists from around the world are announcing the launch of a campaign Thursday,... Read more
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Salon.com
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefsin the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and top... Read more
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The Financial Express
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefsin the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowl
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
in the water looking at small portions of larger reefs to gather data and knowledge about the larger ecosystems. But NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a step back and getting a wider view, from about 23,000 feet above. NASA and top... Read more
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Raw Story
Why the Deep Space Atomic Clock is key for future space explorationB is Mars – is it still that simple? Conceptually, yes. But to actually do it w
Why the Deep Space Atomic Clock is key for future space exploration
Raw Story / Posted 17 days ago
B is Mars – is it still that simple? Conceptually, yes. But to actually do it we need better tools – much better tools. At NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, I’m working to develop one of these tools: the Deep Space Atomic Clock, or DSAC for short.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Drought could get worse this winterfor decades, and the recent acceleration of pumping has only made things worse,
Drought could get worse this winter
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
for decades, and the recent acceleration of pumping has only made things worse,” said Tom Farr, a research scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, who uses satellites to measure how much the ground rises and falls as a result... Read more
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Wired News
NASA Steps Up to Track the Shrinking of Earth’s Coral Reefsup the spectrum into several bands—you can think of each band as a color range—
NASA Steps Up to Track the Shrinking of Earth’s Coral Reefs
Wired News / Posted 22 days ago
up the spectrum into several bands—you can think of each band as a color range—and measuring the brightness in each band. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, which has long built spectrometers for spacecraft and satellites, developed PRISM... Read more
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express
Could city disappear? Home to 1.1million is SINKING into a riverproblem also affected the wider area around the city, which takes the overall p
Could city disappear? Home to 1.1million is SINKING into a river
express / Posted 28 days ago
problem also affected the wider area around the city, which takes the overall population to 1.1million. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California; UCLA; and the Center for GeoInformatics at Louisiana State... Read more
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express
Could voodoo city disappear? New Orleans is SINKING into the Mississippiproblem also affected the wider area around the city, which takes the overall p
Could voodoo city disappear? New Orleans is SINKING into the Mississippi
express / Posted 28 days ago
problem also affected the wider area around the city, which takes the overall population to 1.1million. Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California; UCLA; and the Center for GeoInformatics at Louisiana State... Read more

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