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NASA: Older Arctic Sea Ice Disappearing

This video by NASA Goddard clearly illustrates how the Arctic sea ice has not only been shrinking in surface area in recent years, it’s becoming younger and thinner as well. The animation shows the ice cover as it pulses through the seasons. Narrated by cryospheric scientist Dr. Walt Meier of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. …

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NASA: Teaming Up to Test the Future of Satellite Refueling

Published on Mar 5, 2014 NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland and Kennedy Space Center in Florida joined teams and efforts to test new robotic refueling technologies that could help satellites live longer in space. During the test, a robotic arm with a highly specialized tool transfered satellite oxidizer — an extremely corrosive fluid …

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