NASA to Host Google+ Hangout on Hurricane Research Flights

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NASA to Host Google+ Hangout on Hurricane Research Flights
07/22/2013

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07/19/2013 12:00 PM EDT

NASA will host a Google+ Hangout from several NASA centers at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, July 23 as the agency prepares to fly two unmanned aircraft over Atlantic Ocean hurricanes this summer.

NASA Mission Discovers Particle Accelerator in Heart of Van Allen Radiation Belts
07/25/2013

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07/25/2013 12:00 PM EDT

Using data from a NASA satellite, scientists have discovered a massive particle accelerator in the heart of one of the harshest regions of near-Earth space, a region of super-energetic, charged particles surrounding the globe and known as the Van Allen radiation belts.