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Map illustration of path solar eclipse will travel over the United States
Earth
Jan 23, 2017
When depicting an eclipse path, data visualizers have usually chosen to represent the moon's shadow as an oval. By bringing in a variety of NASA... Read More
Jupiter's south pole
Solar System
Feb 17, 2017

NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter, which has been in orbit around the gas giant since July 4, 2016, will remain in its current 53-day orbit for the...

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Photo of radial core heat spreader
Universe
Feb 3, 2017
Technology Development: The NASA Glenn Research Center is developing the next generation of Stirling Radioisotope Generators (SRGs) to power deep... Read More
In February 2017, NASA begins the SnowEx field campaign in Colorado to advance new remote-sensing techniques.
Earth
Jan 30, 2017

In February 2017, NASA begins the SnowEx field campaign in Colorado to advance new remote-sensing techniques to measure the amount of water...

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Photo of the IPDA lidar system installed onboard a NASA aircraft
Earth
Jan 27, 2017
Technology Development: Nearly two decades of NASA technology investment in lidar systems and two-micron transmitters has resulted in a new... Read More
In February 2017, scientists begin collecting data on coral reef health and volcanic emissions and eruptions in Hawaii.
Earth
Jan 27, 2017

In February 2017, scientists begin collecting data on coral reef health and volcanic emissions and eruptions in Hawaii using NASA airborne...

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ScienceCasts: Milestones in Review Poster Image
Jan 24, 2017
We’re over 230 episodes in! Which were your favorites? From our home planet to discovering new worlds, find out:
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Illustration of the Auto-gopher 1 performing a deep drill
Planets of Our Solar System
Jan 19, 2017
SMD is supporting development of a deep-drill sampler called the Auto-Gopher for potential deployment in future space exploration missions.... Read More
Data visualization of 2016 global temperatures
Earth
Jan 18, 2017

Editor's note: The media telecon on global temperatures will be carried at 11 a.m. on www.nasa.gov/live. Graphics for telecon: NASA-...

New Horizons in the Kuiper Belt
Solar System
Jan 17, 2017

Artist's conception of NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft encountering a Kuiper Belt object, part of an extended mission after the spacecraft...