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Tiny shrimps hold clues to alien life

Tiny shrimps hold clues to alien life

24 Nov 2014

Washington: A tiny shrimp residing at one of the world's deepest undersea hydrothermal vents holds clues about what life could be like on other planets, NASA scientists say.

Tiny shrimps,   alien life,   NASA scientists,   NASA,   Jet Propulsion Laboratory,  
Haunting images of NASA's abandoned launch sites revealed

Haunting images of NASA's abandoned launch sites revealed

24 Nov 2014

Washington: Ace photographer Roland Miller from Illinois in US has put together photographs of abandoned NASA launch sites in a book.

Haunting images,   NASA's abandoned launch sites,   Roland Miller,   NASA,   Abandoned In Place,   space launch sites,  
<strong>NASA</strong> probe set to wake up for Pluto encounter

NASA probe set to wake up for Pluto encounter

20 Nov 2014

Washington: NASA's Pluto-bound probe New Horizons spacecraft comes out of hibernation for the last time next month in preparation for a six-month encounter, including a first-ever close flyby of the mysterious dwarf planet on July 14, 2015.

NASA,   Pluto encounter,   NASA's Pluto,   hibernation,   University Applied Physics Laboratory,   ,  
A jettisoned black hole discovered?

A jettisoned black hole discovered?

20 Nov 2014

Washington: Researchers analyzing decades of observations from NASA's Swift satellite have discovered an unusual source of light in a galaxy some 90 million light-years away.

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Earth smashed by 556 fiery asteroids in last 20 years

Earth smashed by 556 fiery asteroids in last 20 years

18 Nov 2014

Washington: Over 556 small asteroids smashed into the Earth over the last 20-years, NASA researchers have found, suggesting that fiery space rocks are bombarding into the planet's atmosphere at a stunning rate.

NASA,   Fiery Asteroids,   NEO,   Chelyabinsk event ,  
How carbon dioxide moves around the Earth?

How carbon dioxide moves around the Earth?

18 Nov 2014

Washington: An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe. Plumes of carbon dioxide in the simulation swirl and shift as winds disperse the greenhouse gas away from its sources.

carbon dioxide,   earth,   CO2 around earth,   NASA computer model,   greenhouse gas,   NASA,  
<strong>NASA</strong> shows satellite images of Earth's sanctuaries in book

NASA shows satellite images of Earth's sanctuaries in book

16 Nov 2014

Washington: From the weaving waterways of the Sundarbans to the iconic Great Barrier Reef in Australia, NASA has unveiled stunning satellite images of Earth's last untouched sanctuaries in a new book.

Sundarbans,   Great Barrier Reef,   NASA,   Satellite images,   Earth,   Sanctuaries,  
First zero-gravity 3D printer installed on ISS

First zero-gravity 3D printer installed on ISS

18 Nov 2014

Washington: NASA astronauts have installed the world's first zero-gravity 3D printer on the International Space Station (ISS).

NASA,   Astronauts,   Zero-gravity,   3D printer,   International Space Station,   ISS,  
First zero-gravity 3D Printer installed on ISS

First zero-gravity 3D Printer installed on ISS

18 Nov 2014

Washington: NASA astronauts have installed the world's first zero-gravity 3D printer on the International Space Station (ISS). With the 3D printer, astronauts will soon begin experimenting with additive manufacturing technology in microgravity, US space agency said in a statement.

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Black hole producing mysterious particles: <strong>NASA</strong>

Black hole producing mysterious particles: NASA

14 Nov 2014

Washington: The giant black hole at the center of the Milky Way may be producing mysterious particles called neutrinos, say NASA scientists. Neutrinos are tiny particles that carry no charge and interact very weakly with electrons and protons.

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