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Mendocino Complex Fire Shrouds California in Smoke

August 14, 2018 Leave a comment

The largest fire in California’s history, the Mendocino Complex, is still spewing clouds of smoke across the state. via NASA https://ift.tt/2vDktBt
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Parker Solar Probe Launches to ‘Touch the Sun’

August 13, 2018 Leave a comment

A United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket launches NASA’s Parker Solar Probe on a mission to touch the Sun, on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 from Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. via NASA https://ift.tt/2P7ftNI
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Parker Solar Probe Ready for Launch on Mission to the Sun

August 10, 2018 Leave a comment

Inside the United Launch Alliance Delta IV Heavy rocket payload fairing on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, the Parker Solar is slated to launch at 3:33 a.m. EDT, Saturday, August 11. via NASA https://ift.tt/2B0VSvs
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Mary Ross: A Hidden Figure

August 9, 2018 Leave a comment

Who was Mary Ross? Another ‘hidden figure,’ a mathematician and engineer. via NASA https://ift.tt/2MkCU7G
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40 Years Ago, Pioneer Venus Multiprobe Launched to Study the Cloud-Shrouded Planet Venus

August 8, 2018 Leave a comment

40 Years Ago, Pioneer Venus Multiprobe Launched to Study the Cloud-Shrouded Planet Venus via NASA https://ift.tt/2AQbxOf
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World of Change: Columbia Glacier, Alaska

August 7, 2018 Leave a comment

The Columbia Glacier descends from an ice field 10,000 feet and into a narrow inlet that leads into Prince William Sound in southeastern Alaska. via NASA https://ift.tt/2M0mW2T
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California Fires as Seen From the Space Station

August 6, 2018 Leave a comment

The Earth, in all its majesty and its tragedy, is the subject of images taken aboard the International Space Station. This image of the Carr and Ferguson fires was captured from the station on August 3, 2018, by European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst. via NASA https://ift.tt/2ALEef1
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