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Flying Over An Aurora


NASA astronaut Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) captured photographs and video of auroras on June 22, 2015. Kelly wrote, “Yesterday’s aurora was an impressive show from 250 miles up. 15 more words

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Dawn Survey Orbit Image 11


A cluster of mysterious bright spots on dwarf planet Ceres can be seen in this image, taken by NASA’s Dawn spacecraft from an altitude of 2,700 miles (4,400 kilometers). 21 more words

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Night-Shining Clouds


This image of noctilucent clouds is a composite of several Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM) satellite passes over the Arctic on June 10, 2015. 40 more words

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Fish Tacos with Watermelon Salsa

What’s more synonymous with summer than fresh watermelon?  As the temperatures rise and summer makes its debut, there’s nothing better to satisfy our need for extra hydration and antioxidants.  574 more words

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Why the Revolution Starts in Your Kitchen

The cure for what ails you isn’t just found with your doctor. You can also find it in your kitchen.

Here, we can gather to rebuild our communities and connection, strengthen bonds with family and friends, teach life-giving skills to our children, and enrich and nourish our bodies and our souls. 907 more words

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Through the Clouds


On June 18, 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space when the space shuttle Challenger launched on mission STS-7 from Pad 39A, Kennedy Space Center. 42 more words

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SOFIA at Sunset


NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) takes off from Palmdale, California at sunset. SOFIA is a partnership of NASA and the German Aerospace Center (DLR); NASA and DLR have collaborated on a range of activities and signed agreements on June 16 to work together to reduce aircraft noise and advance research into rotorcraft. 6 more words

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