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Anthony Russo has been at 13 events

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Google Lunar XPRIZE516,422Join us to talk with Google Lunar XPRIZE team Plan B! Team Plan B has used 3D printing extensively in building their unique Moon rover. Find out about the challenges in going to the Moon from these innovative Ukranian-Canadians, who are finding their place on the cutting edge of history in the #GLXP ! Overview A global team of scientists and engineers are all working toward constructing missions to land on, travel across, and send video back from the Moon. With this new Google Hangout on Air series, we will introduce you to the men and women behind each of these planned missions and bring you all the latest developments from the +Google Lunar XPRIZE. Google Lunar XPRIZE Team Hangout 008: Plan B to the Moon2014-09-17 04:00:0075  
Katie Cross1,163I'm releasing my first YA fantasy novel, Miss Mabel's School for Girls, on March 27th. Stop by www.facebook.com/missmabels or www.missmabels.com to see the giveaway loot and links to by your own personal copy.  Official website: www.missmabels.com It's going to be an inter webs party!! We'll be celebrating on Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, G+, Goodreads, and any others you can think of!Miss Mabel's Launch Party2014-03-27 05:00:0062  
Eli Fennell66,621*Social Media and Internet Marketing* There are many ways to use social media and internet marketing successfully.  Our panel of guests @107022061436866576067, @110738178351405818606, and @117778937939543425499 will be talking about how they use these online tools in their careers and in their daily lives, and how to establish an online presence.  Are you reaching the right people, and are you achieving your goals? The show will take place at 8 PM ET, Wednesday, January 29, 2014.  We will paste the link to the YouTube event here 15 minutes before show time. Please feel free to join us and to share and invite others to this event! Hashtag: #digitalmediaconnectionsDigital Media Connections Show #1 - Social Media and Internet Marketing2014-01-30 02:00:0059  
Toya Black5,099Back by popular demand The Walking Dead watch party last season we would all login to the event watch and comment real-time. Join us this Sunday for the Walking Dead. It should be good.  Is Carol really gone? Will they get the medicine back to the prison before people start dying? Will Darryl beat down Bob? Will Rick tell the truth about what happened to Carol? Walking Dead G+ Watch Party2013-11-11 03:00:0066  
Ender's Game372,977Ready to meet the fleet? Hang out with director Gavin Hood, producer Roberto Orci, and star Asa Butterfield on Tue 5/7 @ 1PM PT on Google+! Prepare for launch with the Ender's Game book series on Google Play: http://bit.ly/EGplayEnder's Game Hangout with director Gavin Hood, producer Roberto Orci, and star Asa Butterfield2013-05-07 22:00:002623  
Toya Black5,099Walking Dead Fans we had a blast last week watching and discussing so let's do out again. who is going to die tonight since both camps have declared war...Walking Dead E-Watch Party2013-03-18 02:00:0027  
Virtual Star Party11,970It's time for another Virtual Star Party, where we connect several live telescopes into a Google+ hangout and show you the wonders of the night sky. Tonight we should have a beautiful view of Jupiter and several deep sky objects, without a pesky Moon washing out the faint objects. If you want to attend, make sure you click "Yes" to say that you'll be joining us. #vsp20130301  Virtual Star Party - Mar 3. 20132013-03-04 04:00:00563  
The Walking Dead107,289Rick, Carl, and Michonne heads out and encounters a stranger on the road.Episode 12: Clear2013-03-04 03:00:00817  
The Walking Dead107,289MID-SEASON PREMIERE2013-02-11 03:00:001933  
Fraser Cain959,555Join us for a @100902337165997768522  Every week we connect up a bunch of telescopes into a live Google+ hangout and broadcast our view of the night sky. What will we be able to see? We're moving into the Fall constellations now, so many of the bright galaxies like Andromeda and M33 will be visible. It'll be a big bright Full Moon on Sunday, so... there's that. Maybe Jupiter? We'll get started once it gets dark on the West Coast. If you love these star parties, make sure you circle @100902337165997768522 on Google+. Then you'll get an invite each week. #starparty-sep30 I've attached last week's star party so you can get an idea of what this is about.Virtual Star Party - Sep. 30, 20122012-10-01 04:30:00627  
Fraser Cain959,555To celebrate the landing of NASA's Curiosity Rover - the Mars Science Laboratory - we'll be running a special live hangout.  In conjunction with @106911959181067745693. We'll have all your favorite space/astronomy journalists on hand to discuss the mission in depth, and celebrate the landing live, when it happens. Join Fraser Cain, @109036978092446954908, @108952536790629690817 and @102887292457967781591 for this special event. Over the course of this 4-hour Google+ Hangout on Air, we'll interview members of the Curiosity team live in the hangout, as well as other special guests from the @111419948721791453320 and the @108759765804984663877. @109479143173251353583 and @107051665537162034944 will be on location at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory to interview members of the engineering team, and show you what it's like to be at NASA during this amazing moment. We'll update this event as we lock down more of the guests and participants. See you there! You can follow the hashtag #marshangout   (this will replace our regular Sunday night @100902337165997768522)Google+ Hangout - Curiosity Landing Coverage2012-08-06 05:00:004861  
London 20121,460,431The Opening Ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games is almost here!  We can’t wait for the celebrations to begin. But the Olympics isn’t just for those inside the Olympic Stadium in London – it’s for everyone to enjoy wherever you are in the world. We want you to join in and show us how you’re celebrating the start of the Olympic Games. We’ve created this Event on Google+ to bring the pictures of your Opening Ceremony parties (and some from the Stadium too!) together in one place. Wherever you are in the world, simply join this Event and upload your pictures via Android, iPhone or the web. // What you need to do now Tell us you’re ‘going’ to the event by clicking the blue 'Are you going' button above and selecting 'Yes'. Then download the Google+ App to your Android or iPhone and sign in with your Google Account details. Share this event with others who you’ll be celebrating with! // What you need to do on Friday from 7.30pm On the evening of the Opening Ceremony you'll be able to add photos and comments. Android: Open the Google+ App, select Events, then click the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony Event. Check in, and enable Party Mode (http://goo.gl/ziNdk). Then use the camera as usual to take photos of your celebration. These will upload to the Event page. iPhone: Open the Google+ App, select Events, then click the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony Event. From there, click the Camera icon in the bottom right hand corner and take photos of your celebration. These will upload to the Event page. Web: Click the red “Add Photos” button at the top of this page, and upload photos manually to the Event page through the interface.   Please note: This is a family-friendly event. Inappropriate photos or comments will be removed. For more information, please refer to our Moderation Policy (http://goo.gl/s7LvC).London 2012 Opening Ceremony: The Worldwide Watch Party!2012-07-27 20:30:004693  
Fraser Cain959,555Come join our weekly *Virtual Star Party*, held right here on Google+ as soon as it gets dark Sunday night on the West Coast of North America. We'll stream multiple telescopes into a Google+ Hangout, and show you the night sky. Learn about telescopes and astrophotography from the people actually doing it. We'll also have research astronomers on hand to explain the science behind what you're seeing. Is there a specific object you'd like to see? We'll even take requests. Virtual Star Party - July 1st, 20122012-07-02 06:00:00220  

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2015-06-28 22:53:58 (9 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

The new image resolves Ceres' strange spots into a cluster comprised of several patches, some of which were not visible in previous photos. But it doesn't solve the mystery of the spots' origin and composition.

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2015-06-30 02:37:13 (5 comments, 6 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

These math oddities never cease to amaze me.

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These math oddities never cease to amaze me.

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2015-07-03 05:36:59 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

"Venus and Jupiter are Close" is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150702.html

"Venus and Jupiter are Close" is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150702.html___

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2015-07-02 20:53:40 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

The latest New Horizons' data pouring into NASA servers on Earth has returned color and black & white images of Pluto and Charon. The data also confirms the presence of methane on Pluto's surface. The strange dark spots, seen in the approximate true color view, are oddly very similar in size. 

The latest New Horizons' data pouring into NASA servers on Earth has returned color and black & white images of Pluto and Charon. The data also confirms the presence of methane on Pluto's surface. The strange dark spots, seen in the approximate true color view, are oddly very similar in size. ___

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2015-07-02 17:00:49 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

"Curiosity's Stars and Stripes" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/multimedia/pia15882.html

"Curiosity's Stars and Stripes" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/msl/multimedia/pia15882.html___

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2015-07-02 10:45:43 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

Word of the Day - dragoman: a professional interpreter. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/07/02.html at Dictionary.com

Word of the Day - dragoman: a professional interpreter. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/07/02.html at Dictionary.com___

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2015-07-02 10:42:33 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

"Venus, Jupiter, and Noctilucent Clouds " is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150701.html

"Venus, Jupiter, and Noctilucent Clouds " is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150701.html___

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"Light Toned Deposit in the Aureum Chaos Region on Mars" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/light-toned-deposit-in-the-aureum-chaos-region-on-mars

"Light Toned Deposit in the Aureum Chaos Region on Mars" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/light-toned-deposit-in-the-aureum-chaos-region-on-mars___

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Come fly with our New Horizons spacecraft on its approach to Pluto! Images show Pluto and its largest moon as the spacecraft closes in on the system for a July 14 flyby. Details: http://go.nasa.gov/1LUF1Fk

Come fly with our New Horizons spacecraft on its approach to Pluto! Images show Pluto and its largest moon as the spacecraft closes in on the system for a July 14 flyby. Details: http://go.nasa.gov/1LUF1Fk___

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Word of the Day - contradistinction: distinction by opposition or contrast. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/07/01.html at Dictionary.com

Word of the Day - contradistinction: distinction by opposition or contrast. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/07/01.html at Dictionary.com___

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"An Unusual Mountain on Asteroid Ceres " is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150630.html

"An Unusual Mountain on Asteroid Ceres " is NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap150630.html___

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Today in History: Colossal Explosion in the Sky over Siberia, 1908

On June 30, 1908 — 107 years ago today — at about 7:15 in the morning, people in Verevara along the Tanguska River in the middle of Siberia, Russia, were awoken by the sight and sound of a huge fireball in the sky heading for Earth — the biggest explosion in recorded human history. A loud explosion took place about 40 miles away in the Taiga Forest; the explosion knocked people over and smashed windows many miles away. One speculated conclusion was that the explosion was an airburst of an asteroid from a 100 feet to a couple of miles in diameter. Whatever it was left 830 square miles of scorched earth and blown-down trees. The affected area was over 10 times the size of Washington, DC. 

And the shock waves from the explosion traveled twice around the world and registered on seismometers everywhere on Earth. Noimpact crat... more »

Today in History: Colossal Explosion in the Sky over Siberia, 1908

On June 30, 1908 — 107 years ago today — at about 7:15 in the morning, people in Verevara along the Tanguska River in the middle of Siberia, Russia, were awoken by the sight and sound of a huge fireball in the sky heading for Earth — the biggest explosion in recorded human history. A loud explosion took place about 40 miles away in the Taiga Forest; the explosion knocked people over and smashed windows many miles away. One speculated conclusion was that the explosion was an airburst of an asteroid from a 100 feet to a couple of miles in diameter. Whatever it was left 830 square miles of scorched earth and blown-down trees. The affected area was over 10 times the size of Washington, DC. 

And the shock waves from the explosion traveled twice around the world and registered on seismometers everywhere on Earth. No impact crater was ever found.

Scientists calculate that a stony meteoroid of only 30 feet in diameter can produce an explosion similar to the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan in World War II. Scientists estimate that the Tanguska Event probable asteroid entered the Earth’s atmosphere traveling at 33,500 mph, weighing about 220 million pounds, generating heat of about 44,500°F in the air around it, producing a fireball and releasing energy equivalent to 185 Hiroshima atomic bombs!



From Scientific American: June 30, 1908, 7:14 a.m., central Siberia—Semen Semenov, a local farmer, saw “the sky split in two. Fire appeared high and wide over the forest.... From ... where the fire was, came strong heat.... Then the sky shut closed, and a strong thump sounded, and I was thrown a few yards.... After that such noise came, as if ... cannons were firing, the earth shook ...”



The asteroid, if it was an asteroid, picked a remote place upon which to do its destruction, which still shows over a century later. (See photos in linked articles.) 

At least one scientist suggested the event was caused by a comet, not an asteroid. After the explosion, observers across Europe has reported “skyglows,” which can be explained by the dust and ice that would have dispersed from a comet’s tail across the upper atmosphere. Moreover, a comet may not have made a crater impact.

Some observers think that this fireball was actually caused by a high energy beam that Nikola Tesla created to light up the North Pole, but his experiment went awry. [Please see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIBqSuLum9Qhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIBqSuLum9Q.]

YouTube videos:
•Asteroid air-burst over Siberia — The Tunguska Event (by Stargazer Nation; length 06:03). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ov8h_ddLfDI
•1908 Mystery in Tunguska, Russia. (by 3dtimespace; length 01:15:20). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tudVC8NSDHw
•Big Bang in Tunguska — Documentary of the Mysterious 1908 Event (length 49:20). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXfvhJoNi90
•Nikola Tesla Experiment — Tunguska 1908???? (by Matrix World Disclosure; 20:16). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIBqSuLum9Qhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YIBqSuLum9Q
•NASAFLIX — Tunguska: The Russian Roswell (by NASAFLIX Lost History; length 50:57). 
•Nikola Tesla | The Missing Secrets (by ScientistX; length 46:25). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1b5ciAZmyd0

Web sources:
•http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tunguska_event

•http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=the-tunguska-mystery-100-years-later

•http://www.world-mysteries.com/sci_tunguska.htm

•http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2008/30jun_tunguska/
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http://www.universetoday.com/36398/what-is-the-difference-between-asteroids-and-meteorites/

•http://scienceblogs.com/startswithabang/2010/11/02/how-afraid-of-asteroids-should/
•http://www.topo.biz/2013/02/tunguska-event-large-meteoroid-or-comet-fragment-at-an-altitude-of-5%E2%80%9310-kilometres/
•http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/06/090624152941.htm

Book sources:
• The Tunguska Event: The Mystery of the Biggest Explosion in Recorded History by Charles River Editors. http://amzn.to/1KoLucC
• The Tunguska Mystery by Vladimir Rubtsov. http://amzn.to/1g90YGs
• Tunguska by Paul England. http://amzn.to/1LBnS5B
• The Tunguska Fireball: Solving One of the Great Mysteries of the 20th Century by Surendra Verma. http://amzn.to/1KoLfhR

Image credits:
•Google Earth map of the location of the Tunguska Event. Created by Google Maps.
•Artist’s depiction of the Tunguska Event. http://www.ismar.cnr.it/events-and-news/news/il-mistero-di-tunguska-a-superquark-rai-uno-ore-21-20-del-26-agosto-2010___

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2015-07-01 01:11:38 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Us, too! :)

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2015-06-30 16:43:49 (3 comments, 3 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

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2015-06-30 16:39:04 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Time will stand still for one second this evening (June 30) as a "leap second" is added to atomic clocks around the world. The extra second is needed to deal with Earth's irregular but gradually slowing rotation.

Time will stand still for one second this evening (June 30) as a "leap second" is added to atomic clocks around the world. The extra second is needed to deal with Earth's irregular but gradually slowing rotation.___

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2015-06-30 16:38:10 (1 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

The two brightest planets in our sky — Venus and Jupiter — have been getting progressively closer to each other throughout June. Tonight (June 30), they will be a scant 20 arc minutes (0.33 degrees) apart.

The two brightest planets in our sky — Venus and Jupiter — have been getting progressively closer to each other throughout June. Tonight (June 30), they will be a scant 20 arc minutes (0.33 degrees) apart.___

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"Eruption of Wolf Volcano, Galapagos Islands" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/eruption-of-wolf-volcano-galapagos-islands

"Eruption of Wolf Volcano, Galapagos Islands" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/eruption-of-wolf-volcano-galapagos-islands___

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2015-06-30 14:27:58 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Could This Become the First Mars Airplane? | V3 | NASA Armstrong
June 29, 2015: A prototype of the Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars, or Prandtl-m, which is a flying wing aircraft with a twist, is planned to be ready for launch from a high altitude balloon later this year. The Prandtl–m will be released at about at 100,000 feet altitude, which will simulate the flight conditions of the Martian atmosphere, said Al Bowers, NASA Armstrong chief scientist and Prandtl-m program manager.

The tests could validate how the aircraft works, leading to modifications that will allow it to fold and deploy from a 3U CubeSat in the aeroshell of a future Mars rover. A CubeSat is a miniature satellite used for space research that is usually about four inches in each dimension, a 3U is three of those stacked together.

"The aircraft would be part of the ballastt... more »

Could This Become the First Mars Airplane? | V3 | NASA Armstrong
June 29, 2015: A prototype of the Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars, or Prandtl-m, which is a flying wing aircraft with a twist, is planned to be ready for launch from a high altitude balloon later this year. The Prandtl–m will be released at about at 100,000 feet altitude, which will simulate the flight conditions of the Martian atmosphere, said Al Bowers, NASA Armstrong chief scientist and Prandtl-m program manager.

The tests could validate how the aircraft works, leading to modifications that will allow it to fold and deploy from a 3U CubeSat in the aeroshell of a future Mars rover. A CubeSat is a miniature satellite used for space research that is usually about four inches in each dimension, a 3U is three of those stacked together.

"The aircraft would be part of the ballast that would be ejected from the aeroshell that takes the Mars rover to the planet," Bowers said." It would be able to deploy and fly in the Martian atmosphere and glide down and land. The Prandtl-m could overfly some of the proposed landing sites for a future astronaut mission and send back to Earth very detailed high resolution photographic map images that could tell scientists about the suitability of those landing sites."

Because the Prandtl-m could ride in a CubeSat as ballast aboard the aeroshell/Mars rover piggyback stack going to Mars in 2022-2024, the additional weight would not add to the mission's cost, he said. Once in the Martian atmosphere, the Prandtl-m would emerge from its host, deploy and begin its mission.

"It would have a flight time of right around 10 minutes. The aircraft would be gliding for the last 2,000 feet to the surface of Mars and have a range of about 20 miles," Bowers said.

Before that happens, a configuration will be developed for the first of three tests here on Earth.

"We have a number of summer community college students coming that are going to help us design and build the aircraft that will complete the first phase of the mission," Bowers said. "We're going to build some vehicles and we are going to put them in very unusual attitudes and see if they will recover where other aircraft would not. Our expectation is that they will recover. As soon as we get that information, we will feel much better flying it from a high-altitude balloon."

In fact, Bowers credited the idea of the Prandtl-m to a brainstorming session with colleague Dave Berger, a NASA Armstrong aeronautical engineer who specializes in flow physics and propulsion and works with the Education Office. Berger and Bowers discussed a project that college students could immerse themselves in that would be extraordinary—helping to prepare a vehicle that could lead to a Mars flier was their answer.

"The actual aircraft's wingspan when it is deployed would measure 24 inches and weigh less than a pound," Bowers said. "With Mars gravity 38 percent of what it is on Earth, that actually allows us up to 2.6 pounds and the vehicle will still weigh only 1 pound on Mars. It will be made of composite material, either fiberglass or carbon fiber. We believe this particular design could best recover from the unusual conditions of an ejection."

The Flight Opportunities Program, which is managed at NASA Armstrong, has agreed to fund two balloon flights during the next several years and potentially a sounding rocket flight following that to demonstrate how the flier would work on Mars, Bowers said. The flights will be at one of two locations—Tucson, Arizona, or Tillamook, Oregon. NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, California, manages the Flight Opportunities solicitation and selection of technologies to be tested and demonstrated on commercial flight vehicles.

"We are going to use GPS initially, but obviously there is no GPS on Mars, so later on we will have to find something else for navigation," Bowers said. "But the little autopilot that provides the waypoint navigation, that's one of the things we're going to exercise on a research vehicle and then on the prototype that flies on a future balloon flight."

The flight test could also include some scientific research that will apply to a Mars mission.

"We could have one of two small science payloads on the Prandtl-m on that first balloon flight," Bowers said. "It might be the mapping camera, or one might be a small, high-altitude radiometer to measure radiation at very high altitudes of Earth's atmosphere. Eventually the aircraft may carry both of them at the same time."

A second research flight from a balloon is planned for next year and would feature an aircraft capable of returning to the launch site on a flight that could be as long as five hours as it glides back to Earth, he said.

"We will do the same thing again with a balloon flight to about the same altitude," Bowers said. "On that mission Prandtl-m would actually be inside a CubeSat container. The balloon would drop the CubeSat container and then the aircraft would deploy from the container right after the drop, unfold and fly away."

Success could lead to a third mission that is already being discussed because the Flight Opportunities Program has access to a sounding rocket capable of going to very high altitudes, Bowers said.

"That mission could be to 450,000 feet and the release from a CubeSat at apogee," he said. "The aircraft would fall back into the Earth's atmosphere and as it approaches the 110,000-to-115,000-feet altitude range, the glider would deploy just as though it was over the surface of Mars.

"If the Prandtl-m completes a 450,000-foot drop, then I think the project stands a very good chance of being able to go to NASA Headquarters and say we would like permission to ride to Mars with one of the rovers."

Credit: NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center

+NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center 
+NASA Ames Research Center 
+NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory 

#NASA #Space #Mars #Prandtlm #Prandtld #Aircraft #FlyingWing #Aerodynamics #Aeronautics #Atmosphere #Flight #Aerospace #Science #Exploration #Engineering #Technology   #Armstrong #Ames___

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2015-06-30 12:32:08 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

"Spirals in the D Ring" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/jpl/cassini/pia18321/spirals-in-the-d-ring

"Spirals in the D Ring" is NASA's Image of the Day — view more http://www.nasa.gov/jpl/cassini/pia18321/spirals-in-the-d-ring___

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Word of the Day - whodunit http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/30.html at Dictionary.com

Word of the Day - whodunit http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/30.html at Dictionary.com___

2015-06-30 04:42:45 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

Every day, I try to share the Astronomy Picture of the Day from +NASA. I will now place them in this collection.

Enjoy!

#astronomy   #astrophotography   #nasa   #space  

Every day, I try to share the Astronomy Picture of the Day from +NASA. I will now place them in this collection.

Enjoy!

#astronomy   #astrophotography   #nasa   #space  ___

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2015-06-30 02:37:13 (5 comments, 6 reshares, 28 +1s)Open 

These math oddities never cease to amaze me.

#math   #mathematics  

These math oddities never cease to amaze me.

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2015-06-30 02:33:17 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 16 +1s)Open 

Jim Henson died 24 years ago today.
If you think a muppet photo can't get you misty eyed, you might be wrong.

#Jimhenson   #kermitthefrog  
Image shared everywhere it seems but source appears to be a  'Have Geek Will Travel' blog post: http://goo.gl/4dXaMj  

Jim Henson died 24 years ago today.
If you think a muppet photo can't get you misty eyed, you might be wrong.

#Jimhenson   #kermitthefrog  
Image shared everywhere it seems but source appears to be a  'Have Geek Will Travel' blog post: http://goo.gl/4dXaMj  ___

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2015-06-29 18:44:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

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2015-06-29 18:43:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)Open 

Tomorrow is Asteroid Day! Did you know NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory's NEOWISE program is dedicated to hunting near-Earth asteroids? Watch to learn more.

Tomorrow is Asteroid Day! Did you know NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory's NEOWISE program is dedicated to hunting near-Earth asteroids? Watch to learn more.___

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2015-06-29 16:25:16 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

Today, instruments on the Stratosphere Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) are observing Pluto as it passes in front of a background star. SOFIA is a modified Boeing 747SP aircraft that makes celestial observations with its German-built 100-inch telescope. The telescope is enhanced to collect infrared radiation, and is able to detect energy at a wider range of wavelengths than any other ground-based or space telescope. Watch & learn more: https://youtu.be/_hXIeecp8oU

Today, instruments on the Stratosphere Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) are observing Pluto as it passes in front of a background star. SOFIA is a modified Boeing 747SP aircraft that makes celestial observations with its German-built 100-inch telescope. The telescope is enhanced to collect infrared radiation, and is able to detect energy at a wider range of wavelengths than any other ground-based or space telescope. Watch & learn more: https://youtu.be/_hXIeecp8oU___

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2015-06-29 14:39:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

It was a historic debut for Steven Matz. The rookie threw a spectacular 7.2 innings, allowing just 2 runs on 5 hits with 6 strikeouts. But, the historic part came at the plate where he went 3-for-3 with 4 RBI making him the first pitcher in MLB history to have 4 RBI in a debut. Watch Matz in this recap: http://atmlb.com/1Hsrffe

It was a historic debut for Steven Matz. The rookie threw a spectacular 7.2 innings, allowing just 2 runs on 5 hits with 6 strikeouts. But, the historic part came at the plate where he went 3-for-3 with 4 RBI making him the first pitcher in MLB history to have 4 RBI in a debut. Watch Matz in this recap: http://atmlb.com/1Hsrffe___

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2015-06-29 12:52:09 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Word of the Day - piebald http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/29.html at Dictionary.com

Word of the Day - piebald http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/29.html at Dictionary.com___

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2015-06-29 03:51:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

#damnnatureyouscary  

The puss caterpillar ___ #damnnatureyouscary  

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2015-06-29 03:08:06 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 11 +1s)Open 

#villain   #joker  

#villain   #joker  ___

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2015-06-29 03:07:27 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 8 +1s)Open 

#photography   #trees   #space  

#photography   #trees   #space  ___

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2015-06-28 22:54:54 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

#HappyRecap: Lucas Duda provides the #walkoff magic in the bottom of the 13th! http://atmlb.com/1Hq4kkJ 

#HappyRecap: Lucas Duda provides the #walkoff magic in the bottom of the 13th! http://atmlb.com/1Hq4kkJ ___

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2015-06-28 22:53:58 (9 comments, 0 reshares, 3 +1s)Open 

Still a mystery.

The new image resolves Ceres' strange spots into a cluster comprised of several patches, some of which were not visible in previous photos. But it doesn't solve the mystery of the spots' origin and composition.___Still a mystery.

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2015-06-28 19:05:09 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

Happy birthday to my grandson JJ!

With a photobomb from his sister.

Happy birthday to my grandson JJ!

With a photobomb from his sister.___

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2015-06-28 17:41:44 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 4 +1s)Open 

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2015-06-28 17:24:10 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

May The Schwartz be with you.

Happy birthday to Mel Brooks #BornOnThisDate  ___May The Schwartz be with you.

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2015-06-28 17:19:23 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 9 +1s)Open 

Happy 4th Birthday +Google+​!

Over the past 4 years, this social platform has impacted my life, changing it for the better. I've met countless, amazing G+ers that have become very close friends, building long lasting relationships and I've also embarked on a new career path thanks to the nature of this platform. There's no doubt in mind that the core community of this network includes the most engaging people out there.

Google, thanks for building it and to all of you, thanks for making what it is, a true social network, something beyond status updates.

Happy Birthday again +Google+​ and +Google+ Developers​! Here's to many, many more. Fingers crossed.

Let's let Google know why they should continue to invest in this value added, life changing service.

Happy 4th Birthday +Google+​!

Over the past 4 years, this social platform has impacted my life, changing it for the better. I've met countless, amazing G+ers that have become very close friends, building long lasting relationships and I've also embarked on a new career path thanks to the nature of this platform. There's no doubt in mind that the core community of this network includes the most engaging people out there.

Google, thanks for building it and to all of you, thanks for making what it is, a true social network, something beyond status updates.

Happy Birthday again +Google+​ and +Google+ Developers​! Here's to many, many more. Fingers crossed.

Let's let Google know why they should continue to invest in this value added, life changing service.___

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2015-06-28 17:17:54 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)Open 

A Neptune-size planet with a giant plume of gas streaming behind it like a comet's tail has been discovered by astronomers, and is the first such planet ever discovered.

A Neptune-size planet with a giant plume of gas streaming behind it like a comet's tail has been discovered by astronomers, and is the first such planet ever discovered.___

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2015-06-28 16:59:31 (2 comments, 1 reshares, 2 +1s)Open 

Even if they did, I cannot imagine the situation where this would actually prevent anything.

Even if they did, I cannot imagine the situation where this would actually prevent anything.___

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2015-06-28 16:49:51 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 6 +1s)Open 

#Stonehenge

___#Stonehenge

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2015-06-28 16:44:41 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 21 +1s)Open 

Cat math

Cat math___

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2015-06-28 16:09:33 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)Open 

Word of the Day - stinkaroo: something markedly inferior in quality. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/28.html at Dictionary.com

Word of the Day - stinkaroo: something markedly inferior in quality. http://dictionary.reference.com/wordoftheday/archive/2015/06/28.html at Dictionary.com___

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2015-06-28 08:21:03 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 10 +1s)Open 

Wheeeeee!

Terra
Zoom Loop by Micael Reynaud___Wheeeeee!

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2015-06-28 01:27:50 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 5 +1s)Open 

Happening now! In Mid-transit for the next 20 minutes about.

Happening now! In Mid-transit for the next 20 minutes about.___

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