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  1. NASA's Juno mission survives first close pass of JupiterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WAAY

    In Roman mythology, Juno was the jealous wife of Jupiter who kept a close eye on her mysterious and sometimes volatile husband. That's why NASA named the probe currently orbiting the planet Jupiter Juno - it's seeking to unveil the mysteries hidden under the stormy clouds.


  2. Penticton dam operators raising flows to assist salmonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Penticton Western

    Dam operators in Penticton are raising flows in the Okanagan River to assist migrating salmon on their trip down the Columbia River system to the ocean. Beginning today and continuing for approximately eight days, Canadian authorities will be ramping up flows from Lake Okanagan from current late summer levels to about 1,250 cubic feet per second.


  3. Firefighters Fill the Boot Tradition Continues in Southern Webster CountyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Webster County Citizen

    Firefighters in the Southern Webster County area will take their boots to the streets between now and Labor Day, continuing their support in the fight against muscular dystrophy and ALS. This year, Southern Webster County area firefighters will be among the 74 Fire Departments in the Ozarks supporting the Muscular Dystrophy Association by filling their boots with donations from their counties and communities.


  4. Edward A. Chuchla Named Chief Real Estate Officer for NBCUniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... property in Los Angeles. Ed will report to Ian Trombley, President of NBCUniversal Operations and Technical Services. "Ed is a seasoned real estate development executive with a proven track record in land-use, planning, design, and construction," ...


  5. Feisty at 90, Jerry Lewis is back onscreen in 'Max Rose'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Feisty at 90, Jerry Lewis is back onscreen in 'Max Rose' The legendary comic actor gets serious in the drama. Check out this story on At 90, Jerry Lewis is appearing in the long-delayed drama 'Max Rose,' which starts rolling out to theaters Sept.


  6. NASA's Juno Transmits First Close Look at JupiterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scientific American

    The spacecraft's closest-ever swoop over Jupiter's clouds offers a new view of the giant planet's north pole NASA's Juno spacecraft whizzed by Jupiter on Saturday , successfully completing the first - and closest - of 36 orbital flybys planned for the duration of the probe's mission. Juno arrived at Jupiter July 4 after a five-year journey, and this will be the closest approach of the entire mission, with the spacecraft grazing over the tops of Jupiter's clouds at a distance of just 2,600 miles at a speed of 130,000 mph .


  7. NASA's Juno Probe Buzzes Jupiter in Its First (and Closest) FlybyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    NASA's Juno spacecraft snapped this photo of Jupiter from a distance of 437,000 miles on Saturday . NASA's Juno spacecraft whizzed by Jupiter on Saturday , successfully completing the first - and closest - of 36 orbital flybys planned for the duration of the probe's mission.


  8. This is the closest photo of Jupiter anyone has seen in nearly a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    NASA's Juno spacecraft pulled off the first of 36 high-speed flybys of Jupiter, the largest planet in the solar system, on Saturday, Aug. 27. Juno strafed the gas giant at a speed of roughly 130,000 mph - briefly making it the fastest human-made object ever launched - and recorded crucial data that it will beam back in the coming days . But during its trip, the pinwheel-shaped spacecraft took a moment to photograph Jupiter in all its swirling, gassy splendor and beam this image back to Earth: A visible-light photo of Jupiter that NASA's Juno probe took during its first of 36 high-speed flybys.


  9. SME releases 2016 - Minerals Baby' The Minerals Education Coalition...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pit and Quarry

    The Minerals Education Coalition of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration released its 2016 "Minerals Baby," which reflects an increase of more than 15,000 pounds per capita usage of minerals and energy fuels when compared with the 2015 statistics. MEC annually calculates the amount of minerals and energy fuels that are consumed in the average lifetime of an American born in the current year.


  10. Industrial Scientific Launches New Data Environment for iNet Control v7.0Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Industrial Scientific also has operations based in Arras (France) and Shanghai (China), and provides technical services to customers from local service centers around the world. Industrial Scientific is the parent company to Predictive Solutions ...


  11. SwRI to demonstrate low-cost miniature solar observatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Aug 29, 2016 -- Southwest Research Institute will flight test a miniature solar observatory on a six-hour high-altitude balloon mission scheduled for the end of August. The SwRI Solar Instrument Pointing Platform is a complete, high-precision solar observatory about the size of a mini fridge and weighing 160 pounds.


  12. SwRI Will Lead $3.3 Million Oxy-Combustion Pilot Plant StudyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Southwest Research Institute is leading a team to help formulate a plan for an oxy-combustion pilot plant under a $3.3 million project from the U.S. Department of Energy National Energy Technology Laboratory . "Oxyfuel combustion has the potential to provide carbon emissions-free, high efficiency electricity in next-generation advanced power plants," said Danny Deffenbaugh, vice president of SwRI's Mechanical Engineering Division.


  13. Xyntek And Implement Fully Automated Bottle Line For Global Pharmaceutical OrganizationRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... Partner and Distributor of Antares Vision technology. Xyntek's business is based on providing high-end technical services & solutions that allow our customers to maximize the benefits of IT and Automation technologies, while adhering with regulatory ...


  14. rachel_feltman_and_sarah_kaplanRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Dear Science: I just saw the news that scientists found a potential planet orbiting the Sun's nearest neighbor, Proxima Centauri. So cool! But if astronomers can't just see the planet through a telescope, how can they tell it's even there? The night sky is full of possible planets - each of the 1 billion trillion stars in the observable universe is the potential sun to some distant world.


  15. Tesla And SolarCity: The Sting, Part DeuxRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time. --Abraham Lincoln Whether Lincoln said it or not, Elon Musk was not paying attention in that particular class in any case, and his operating record reminds me of the German word for conman: "Hochstapler" - translated literally: one who stacks it high - etymologically it refers to a beggar who makes himself seem like more.


  16. COMMENTARY: Fracking procedures are safe in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Recent headlines proclaiming that oil and gas drilling are directly linked to earthquakes in North Texas dominated energy news last week. You may have even read a few: "EPA: North Texas Earthquakes Likely Linked to Oil and Gas Drilling;" "EPA links oil and gas drilling to Texas quakes;" "EPA says EPA links oil and gas drilling to Texas quakes."


  17. 5 In-Demand Online Money Making Ideas That Require More Than Just Geeky BrainpowerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TG Daily

    ... a hard time speaking the language of "normal" (for lack of better wording) people. Companies that provide technical services or products, tend to develop a culture of odd language that often needs to be interpreted and made understandable for ...


  18. Nigeria: 'World Class' Nickel Discovered in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    A private mining syndicate has made a potentially "world class and highly unusual" Nickel discovery in Nigeria, The Australian, an Australian national newspaper is reporting. "The discovery is unusual because the nickel is found in small balls up to 3mm in diameter of a high purity in shallow soils in what could be the surface expression of a much bigger hard-rock nickel field," the newspaper said.


  19. Strong 6.9 Quake Strikes in Mid-Atlantic: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Outlook

    A strong 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck north of Ascension Island in the mid-Atlantic today, the US Geological Survey said, though there were no immediate reports of damage.


  20. NASA's Juno Spacecraft finishes Jupiter FlybyRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    NASA's Juno mission successfully executed its first of 36 orbital flybys of Jupiter today. The time of closest approach with the gas-giant world was 6:44am PDT when Juno passed about 2,600 miles above Jupiter's swirling clouds.