IMAGE Stories


Latest Updates from NASA on IMAGE Recovery

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IMAGE has returned to the quiet mode it suffered in the early spring, despite the efforts of personnel at NASA and the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab. APL engineers have been unable to lock on to the spacecraft to receive…


NASA’s Newly Rediscovered IMAGE Mission Provided Key Aurora Research

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On Jan. 20, 2018, amateur astronomer Scott Tilley detected an unexpected signal coming from what he later postulated was NASA’s long-lost IMAGE satellite, which had not been in contact since 2005. On Jan. 30, NASA — along with help from…