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Ocean-Studying Satellites Launched into Space

February 25, 2013, 7:36 am

Seven satellites including SARAL (satellites for collecting data on oceans) were launched on 25th February from India on the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).

‘Up there for years’: North Korea’s Satellite Basically Space Debris

December 18, 2012, 12:45 pm

Despite being described as a great success by North Korean state media, the satellite the country launched into orbit last week is little more than space debris.

Divert Power to Shields–Solar Maximum Is Coming

December 14, 2012, 3:30 pm

Over the past few months our planet has been impacted by an increasing number of solar explosions that have erupted from the sun’s surface.

San Quentin Inmates Making NASA Satellites

December 6, 2012, 9:35 pm

Inmates in California’s notorious San Quentin prison are building hardware for NASA satellites, it was reported Thursday.

Satellite Images Show Mass Destruction in Western Burma

October 29, 2012, 1:36 am

Recent communal violence between Buddhists and Muslims in western Burma’s Rakhine State has forced the displacement of tens of thousands.

Quantum Teleportation Record Smashed Between Two Islands

September 6, 2012, 9:00 am

A new quantum teleportation record has been set, transmitting information via entangled photons across 143 kilometers (89 miles).

Two Egyptian Pyramids Found Using Google Earth?

August 11, 2012, 6:50 am

An American archaeologist has discovered two pyramid-shaped features in Egypt using satellite imagery.

Tiny ‘Firefly’ Satellite Will Study Lightning and Thunderstorms

July 20, 2012, 8:30 am

Imagine a fully-instrumented satellite the size of a half-gallon milk carton.

TIMELINES: What satellite technology became widely available with the flip of a switch by the White House on May 2, 2000?

May 2, 2012, 1:27 am

What satellite technology became widely available with the flip of a switch by the White House on May 2, 2000?

Scientists Census Emperor Penguins With Satellites

April 13, 2012, 6:14 pm

Nearly 600,000 emperor penguins have been recorded in Antarctica, almost double previous estimates, with satellite mapping technology.


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