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Message 1

Subject: NASA Astronaut Spins Discs from Space for Third Rock Radio

NASA Astronaut Spins Discs from Space for Third Rock Radio

NASA astronaut Joe Acaba will host a two-hour special radio broadcast on the Internet radio station Third Rock Radio while aboard the International Space Station, 240 miles above Earth.


Message 2

Subject: The Longest Continuous View of Earth From Space Hits 40

The Longest Continuous View of Earth From Space Hits 40

WASHINGTON — NASA and the Interior Department Monday marked the 40th anniversary of the Landsat program, the world’s longest-running Earth-observing satellite program. The first Landsat satellite was launched July 23, 1972, from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.


Message 3

Subject: New NASA Supercomputer Facility Set to Advance Earth Research

New NASA Supercomputer Facility Set to Advance Earth Research

NASA soon will open a new chapter of discovery using enhanced Landsat Earth-observing data in a state-of-the-art, high-performance computing and data access facility called NASA Earth Exchange (NEX).


Message 4
Subject: Satellites See Unprecedented Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Melt

Satellites See Unprecedented Greenland Ice Sheet Surface Melt

For several days this month, Greenland’s surface ice cover melted over a larger area than at any time in more than 30 years of satellite observations.


Message 5
Subject: Dr. Sally Ride

Dr. Sally Ride

In this photograph from July 2008, Dr. Sally Ride, who visited Goddard Space Flight Center for a tour and speech, greets a young fan on the stage. Dr. Laurie Leshin, the Goddard Space Flight Center’s Deputy Director for Science and Technology, is in the background. Dr. Ride, NASA’s first female astronaut, died on July 23, 2012, after an illness. Image Credit: NASA/GSFC/Bill Hrybyk


Message 6
Subject: NASA Ames Research Center News and Features Update.

NASA Offers Condolences on the Passing of Sally Ride

In a space agency filled with trailblazers, Sally K. Ride was a pioneer of a different sort.


Message 7
Subject: Dr. Sally Ride

Dr. Sally Ride

In this photograph from July 2008, Dr. Sally Ride, who visited Goddard Space Flight Center for a tour and speech, greets a young fan on the stage. Dr. Laurie Leshin, the Goddard Space Flight Center’s Deputy Director for Science and Technology, is in the background. Dr. Ride, NASA’s first female astronaut, died on July 23, 2012, after an illness. Image Credit: NASA/GSFC/Bill Hrybyk


Message 8
Subject: NASA Kepler Mission Update

You are subscribed to Kepler Mission for NASA. This information has recently been updated, and is now available.

Kepler Mission Manager Update

As reported earlier, on July 14, 2012, the Kepler spacecraft experienced an anomaly in the reaction wheel assembly (RWA) of the Attitude and Determination Control Subsystem (ADCS).


Message 9
Subject: NASA Mars Orbiter Repositioned to Phone Home Mars Landing

NASA Mars Orbiter Repositioned to Phone Home Mars Landing

NASA’s Mars Odyssey spacecraft has successfully adjusted its orbital location to be in a better position to provide prompt confirmation of the August landing of the Curiosity rover.

 

fonte: NASA.com