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Why NASA Is Investigating Martian Dust Storms
Science & Tech  (tags: astronauts, discovery, JPL, Mars Global Surveyor, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, NASA, news, space, science )

- 134 days ago -
NASA scientists hope to glean as much atmospheric information as possible from Mars orbiters to prepare astronauts for living on the Red Planet. They're using new methods of analysis, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
NASA Introduces New and Wider Set of Eyes on the Universe
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, WFIRST, Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope, JPL, Goddard Space Flight Center )

- 250 days ago -
After years of preparatory studies, NASA is formally starting an astrophysics mission designed to help unlock the secrets of the universe -- the Wide Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST).
Meanwhile, in a Galaxy Not So Far, Far Away
Science & Tech  (tags: Kepler Mission, NASA, Planetary science, JPL )

- 313 days ago -
The fantasy creations of the "Star Wars" universe are strikingly similar to real planets in our own Milky Way galaxy. A super Earth in deep freeze? Think ice-planet "Hoth." Kepler-452b, might make a good stand-in for Coruscant.
Get Your Binoculars: Huge Asteroid to Pass Close to Earth Next Week
Science & Tech  (tags: Arecibo Observatory, asteroid, astronomy, Goldstone, interesting, JPL, nasa, news, science, space )

- 643 days ago -
NASA says it just takes a pair of binoculars to see this giant, third-of-a-mile-wide space rock as it makes its closest approach on January 26th. It's already under big-time surveillance, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
New Layer-Cake Model Advances the Idea That Jupiter's Moon Ganymede Hosts Life
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, , E.T. life, Ganymede, interesting, JPL, Jupiter, Ames Research Center, news, science, space )

- 907 days ago -
Four oceans lurk in layer-cake fashion, separated by layers of dense ice, according to researchers. Ganymede may host at least simple forms of organic life, as logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
NASA's Voyager 1 Spacecraft Encounters Unknown Region Of Space At Solar System's Edge
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, nasa, space, research, interesting, investigation, Voyager 1, Voyager 2, JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory )

- 1214 days ago -
LOS ANGELES -- New research pinpoints the current location of NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft: It's still in our solar system.
Strange Marks on Martian Dunes Appear to Be Tracks of Dry-Ice Sleds
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, interesting, JPL, Mars, nasa, news, science, space, University of Arizona )

- 1230 days ago -
Chunks of frozen carbon dioxide most likely carved linear gullies into sand dunes on Mars, according to new photos from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Mars is full of surprises. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Moon's Water May Have Come From Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Brown University, discovery, JPL, moon, NASA, news, water, world )

- 1262 days ago -
Scientists recently analyzed the water in Moon rocks returned by Apollo astronauts and discovered that the Moon seized a giant amount of water from Earth when our satellite formed. Logged in Doomwatch Legacy by Sunstroke author David Kagan.
Titans' Surface Organics Surpass Oil Reserves on Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: JPL, NASA, Cassini, Earth, hydrocarbon, liquid, methane, radar, Titan, research, science, discovery, space, technology, news )

- 3177 days ago -
Data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft reveals that Saturn's moon Titan has hundreds of times more liquid hydrocarbons than all the known oil and natural gas reserves on Earth.Hydrocarbons rain from the sky,collecting in vast deposits that form lakes & dunes
Linked Hawaiian Telescopes Catch a Nova Surprise
Science & Tech  (tags: science, discovery, astronomy, research, space, environment, nasa, study, technology, nova, jpl, news )

- 3193 days ago -
A system,called the Keck Interferometer,combines the observing power of the two 10-metre Keck telescopes into a single mega-telescope.Using interferometer's 'nulling' mode,data were taken by the Keck Interferometer team on a nearby nova called RS Ophiuchi

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