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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Atmospheric Science at NASA”


Atmospheric Science at NASA: A History. By Erik M. Conway. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008. Acknowledgments, list of abbreviations, illustrations, notes, index. ISBN: 9780801889844. Hardcover with dustjacket. 416 pp. $57.00 USD. During the first decade of the Space … Continue reading

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A History Mystery: Who is the Gentleman in this Photograph?


Does anyone know the individual in this photograph? A friend forwarded this photograph to me asking if I could identify him. There are a couple of clues worth considering. The first is the date on the image, 1964, and the … Continue reading

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Amazing Video: “Dynamic Earth: Exploring Earth’s Climate Engine”


This is a stunning video from the National Air and Space Museum’s planetarium show. This new video from the animation team at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center brings home the Sun/Earth connection. It shows a massive coronal mass ejection careening … Continue reading

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