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July 23 - Bird's Eye View

Today’s factismal: The first Landsat was launched 42 years ago; we are now up to Landsat 8.

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird… 329 more words

Famous Scientists

Hubble Telescope Spots Lois Lerner’s Emails Leaving Solar System in Secret Rocket

Cape Canaveral, FL – NASA officials have announced the Hubble Telescope has spotted an object leaving our solar system at breakneck speed and believe the vessel is carrying Lois Lerner’s missing IRS emails. 285 more words

Politics

Chandra X-ray observatory celebrates 15th anniversary

(To celebrate the anniversary, these four new images of supernova remnants have been released - Photo Credit: NASA)

Fifteen years ago, NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory was launched and deployed into space by the Space Shuttle Columbia.  664 more words

NASA

Audit: NASA doesn't have the money for big rockets

WASHINGTON – NASA does not have enough money to get its new, $12 billion rocket system off the ground by the end of 2017 as planned, federal auditors say. 309 more words

World

Rumbled!

Look into those phobossy eyes…
Sad Ice and Green Tea: Sounds like a song yet to be composed. Better than a Total Eclipse of the Heart… 30 more words

The Star Bear Odyssey

Here's the Solar System's Weirdest-Looking Comet

A comet has a lot to hide. To most people, it’s among the most glamorous objects in the solar system—brilliantly illuminated, racing through space with its glowing tail streaming far behind it. 260 more words