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  1. Religious Group Threatens To Sue NASA For Censoring JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Caller

    A legal group focused on religious liberty just threatened National Aeronautics and Space Administration with a lawsuit in response to the government agency's censorship of the word "Jesus" from emails. In a letter sent Monday, the Liberty Institute stated that NASA lawyers pressured a group of employees at the Johnson Space Center to remove the word "Jesus" from a club announcement.

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  2. SpaceX rocket set for next flight as company boosts productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jerusalem Post

    Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, will attempt its second launch of the year this month, as it ramps up production of its Falcon 9 rockets to handle more than $8 billion of business for NASA and commercial companies, officials said. The next SpaceX launch is scheduled for Feb. 24, its customer, SES SA, a Luxembourg-based satellite communications operator, said on Monday.

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  3. This could be the first case of a man killed by a meteoriteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Albany Times Union

    ... Charlestown section, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, one day after a blizzard dumped about 2 feet of snow in the city. The NASA Earth Observatory shares images and stories captured from its various satellite missions high above the Earth. Among those many ...

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  4. 370 mph 'bullet' car fueled by batteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | 4029TV.com

    ... "Most of the new students that are working on the VBB-3 project are now working in the industry, for the likes of Ford, NASA and other companies, doing batteries and working on the future," she added. "We are working with a lot of local companies. ...

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  5. Asteroid 2013 TX68 to Buzz Earth at 32,212 MPH in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News Max

    ... a shock wave possibly twice of the 2013 incident, which caused more than 1,500 Russians to seek medical treatment. NASA researchers said while they cannot predict the asteroid's exact path, they believe they can predict that it will not hit Earth ...

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  6. Astronaut Edgar Mitchell experienced an 'epiphany' in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Globe and Mail

    ... long ago in the furnace of one of the ancient stars that burned in the heavens about me." In an e-mailed statement, NASA administrator Charles Bolden called Dr. Mitchell, "one of the pioneers in space exploration on whose shoulders we now stand." ...

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  7. Blazes seen across KingdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pnompenh Post

    Recent satellite images from NASA have captured a high number of fires blazing across Cambodia this season, illustrating what one forestry official called a chronic inability to deal with the Kingdom's numerous illegally set fires, a problem exacerbated by especially dry El Nino conditions. The images also conform to the trend over the past decade of Cambodia registering one of the highest numbers of "hot-spots" in the region, according to NASA Earth Observation Satellite imagery.

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  8. Todd Starnes: Nasa bans 'Jesus' from Space Center newsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Fox News

    The name of Jesus is not welcome in the Johnson Space Center newsletter, according to a complaint filed on behalf of a group of Christians who work for NASA. The JSC Praise & Worship Club was directed by NASA attorneys to refrain from using the name 'Jesus' in club announcements that appeared in a Space Center newsletter.

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  9. An asteroid is about to pass so close to Earth that we'll see it in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Boy Genius

    Don't worry, we aren't about to go extinct like the dinosaurs. That said, a 30-meter wide asteroid will be passing Earth so close early next month that we might be able to see it in the sky, NASA has announced.

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  10. NASA Releases 360-Degree Video Of Martian SurfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | TechCrunch

    Today, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory released a new 360-degree video, giving you a virtual tour of the Martian surface. The video was created by stitching together images taken by the Mars Curiosity Rover on December 18th, 2015.

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  11. What Does a 'Good' Budget for Planetary Science Look Like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Planetary Society

    One of the first things I will look for after tomorrow's release of the 2017 budget proposal for NASA will be the budget for the Planetary Science Division. This part of NASA supports all robotic exploration of the solar system .

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  12. Apollo 14 Moonwalker Edgar Mitchell Remembered by Space CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Space.com

    ... anniversary of his and Alan Shepard's lunar landing in 1971 - at age 85 after a short illness. "On behalf of the entire NASA family, I would like to express my condolences to the family and friends of NASA astronaut Edgar Mitchell,"Charles Bolden, ...

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  13. FIRST program sends NASA engineer to help build Narooma robot | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Narooma News

    Three mentors from FIRST Robotics visited Narooma High School last week, assisting students with their robot ahead of the FIRST Robotics Asia Pacific final in Sydney on March 18 and 19. ROBOTICS CLASS: Narooma High School robotics students and teachers with the robot and mentors Andy Marshall and Tyler Evans from the USA and James McArthur from Macquarie University. ROBOT CONSTRUCTION: NASA engineer and FIRST mentor Tyler Evans from Washington DC helps the Narooma High School students build their robot for the upcoming FIRST robot games.

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  14. 'Moon Glint' Magic: Astronaut's Photo Reveals Dreamy PatternsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | LiveScience

    ... according to a mathematical concept called the bidirectional reflectance distribution function (BRDF), according to NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. [ Earth from Above: 101 Stunning Images from Orbit ] It turns out that ...

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  15. The role of risk and the potential for failure in space explorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Hill

    ... we would never have achieved spaceflight. Unfortunately, when one operates at the boundary of human knowledge, as NASA is tasked to do, failures can occur. Sometimes these failures are small; sometimes they cost a lot of time, money, and resources; ...

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  16. Oscar buzzRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | USA Today

    ... Mars in 'The Martian,' they leave behind Mark Watney (Matt Damon), presumed dead after a fierce storm. Meanwhile, NASA tries to figure out a way to bring him home. From Leonardo DiCaprio to John Travolta, these stars have multiple Academy Award nods ...

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  17. NASA Bans the Word 'Jesus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Townhall

    The name of Jesus is not welcome in the Johnson Space Center newsletter, according to a complaint filed on behalf of a group of Christians who work for NASA. The JSC Praise & Worship Club was directed by NASA attorneys to refrain from using the name 'Jesus' in club announcements that appeared in a Space Center newsletter.

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  18. Minneapolis on deck as Houston takes ball for next Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Star Tribune

    With a video of NASA astronaut Scott Kelly in the International Space Station tossing a football in zero gravity and catching it himself, the Houston host committee took over planning for next year's Super Bowl in impressively charming fashion Monday. Listening to the news conference from the back row at the Moscone Center, Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee CEO Maureen Bausch and three staff members watched and learned - as they have all week at behind-the-scenes tours, free public events and exclusive private parties.

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  19. Apollo astronaut leaves strong legacyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Times News

    ... as they neared the moon. That 1970 mission, however, was called a "successful failure" because of the experience NASA gained in rescuing the crew. After the aborted Apollo 13 moon landing, support for the Apollo program was being questioned by ...

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  20. Fatal meteor impact in India may be first ever recordedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | SlashGear.com

    ... the risk of a large impact is real, and has spurred governments and space agencies across the world to prepare. NASA has its Near Earth Object (NEO) tracking project, which identifies and tracks space rocks that are near (relatively speaking) our ...

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