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NASA Finds Drought May Take Toll on Congo Rainforest

JPL News - Wed Apr 23, 2014 01:04 pm MDT



A new NASA study shows Africa's Congo rainforest, the second-largest tropical rainforest in the world, has undergone a large-scale decline in greenness over the past decade.



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Arp 81: 100 Million Years Later

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed Apr 23, 2014 06:46 am MDT

Arp 81: 100 Million Years Later


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The El Gordo Massive Galaxy Cluster

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed Apr 23, 2014 06:46 am MDT

It is bigger than a bread box.


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Red Moon, Green Beam

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Wed Apr 23, 2014 06:46 am MDT

Red Moon, Green Beam


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Massive Nearby Spiral Galaxy NGC 2841

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue Apr 22, 2014 06:44 am MDT

It is one of the more massive galaxies known.


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Waterton Lake Eclipse

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Tue Apr 22, 2014 06:44 am MDT

Waterton Lake Eclipse


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Caltech Cargo Launched to Space Station

JPL News - Mon Apr 21, 2014 01:04 pm MDT



When the SpaceX-3 cargo resupply mission launched to the International Space Station April 18, an experiment designed by the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) Pasadena, Calif., was among the cargo headed to space.



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JPL Cargo Launched to Space Station

JPL News - Mon Apr 21, 2014 01:04 pm MDT



JPL's OPALS lasercomm experiment arrived at the International Space Station on April 20, 2014, via SpaceX Dragon.



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Ash and Lightning above an Icelandic Volcano

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon Apr 21, 2014 06:43 am MDT

Why did a picturesque


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Spica, Mars, and Eclipsed Moon

Astronomy Picture of the Day - Mon Apr 21, 2014 06:43 am MDT

A beautiful, reddened


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