Category Archives: Space

A Growing Intelligence around Earth

A Growing Intelligence around Earth A satellite orbiting Earth is learning to think for itself. This artificial intelligence offers a powerful new way to study Earth, and it may prove useful on other planets, too.

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Space Telescope Sees Billions of Years Back in Time

Astronomers take a peek through a NASA telescope and see how space was 9 billion years ago From PhysOrg.com, astronomers have recently used the Spitzer Space Telescope at NASA to look at and document clusters of galaxies located over 9 … Continue reading

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One of Mars Rover Spirit’s Wheels Stops Working

One of the front wheels on the Mars rover Spirit has stopped working The Mars rover Spirit project has been going very well for NASA, but one of Spirit’s front wheels has stopped working.  Researchers believe that the motor that … Continue reading

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Google does mars

We can all explore the surface of Mars thanks to Google and NASA. Check out Mars Google which allows users to scan the surface of Mars by elevation, visibility, or infrared. Excuse me while I step outside of my Mars … Continue reading

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Download of the Day: Desktop Earth 2.0

Windows only: Freeware program Desktop Earth puts the earth on your desktop wallpaper giving you an idea of what the earth would look like from space at any time of the day. The images come from NASA’s Blue Marble Next … Continue reading

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NASA Orbiter Enters the Red Planet”s Orbit

The NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has entered into orbit around Mars yesterday The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter had a seven-month, 310-million mile journey from Earth, before entering Mars" orbit on Friday. The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter sent signals to controllers at NASA"s … Continue reading

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NASA Researcher Busted in Online Sex Sting

Fly me to the moon, let me play… Life must be lonely at NASA. Travis Johnson, a 23-year old researcher at NASA, was busted for soliciting sex from a cop posing as a 13-year old over the Internet. Police officers … Continue reading

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