Italian Space Agency

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Name: Italian Space Agency
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Dust cloud explains mystery of rare five-hour space explosion

© Credit: Phil Evans/ University of LeicesterThe X-ray image from the Swift X-ray Telescope of the gamma-ray burst GRB 130925. The white object in the center is the gamma-ray burst. The large diffuse region to the right is a cluster of galaxies. The ... [Published Sott.net - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Italian Space Agency (ASI): fundamental physics on Earth and Space symposium next Monday

UsernamePasswordMemorize the usernameMemorize the password ... [Published Avio News - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mystery of rare five-hour space explosion explained

09:22, Astronomy & Space/AstronomyThe X-ray image from the Swift X-ray Telescope of the gamma-ray burst GRB 130925. The white object in the center is the gamma-ray burst.  The large diffuse region to the right is a cluster of galaxies. The other objects ... [Published PhysOrg.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Crescent Mimas

A thin sliver of Mimas is illuminated, the long shadows showing off its many craters, indicators of the moon’s violent history.The most famous evidence of a collision on Mimas (246 miles, or 396 kilometers across) is the crater Herschel that gives Mimas ... [Published Space Fellowship - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Response To California Napa Quake Aided By NASA Research

Image Caption: NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, has been monitoring active earthquake faults in California with a number of remote sensing and ground-based techniques. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASI/Google EarthAlan Buis, NASA’s Jet ... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Research Aids Response to California Napa Quake

NASA data and expertise are proving invaluable in California's ongoing response to the Aug. 24 magnitude 6.0 earthquake in Napa Valley, northeast of San Francisco. The quake was the strongest to occur in the San Francisco Bay Area in a quarter-century ... [Published Noodls - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

NASA plans to send Space Submarine on Titan’s surface

Titan, the largest moon of Saturn, is the only other object in our solar system that has liquid lakes and seas on its surface. Instead of water, however, these bodies contain liquid hydrocarbons such as oil or gas.According to NASA, Titan's largest body ... [Published French Tribune - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Italian Space Agency (ASI): Cosmo-SkyMed activated to analyze the earthquake in California

UsernamePasswordMemorize the usernameMemorize the password ... [Published Avio News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Italian Space Agency Awards Cosmo-Skymed Contract to Thales Alenia Space

Artist’s rendition of Cosmo-SkyMed. Photo: Thales Alenia Space[Via Satellite 08-28-2014] Thales Alenia Space has received an $87 million contract from the Italian Space Agency for the Second Generation Cosmo-SkyMed Earth Observation (EO) satellite program. ... [Published Satellite Today - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

THALES : Contract signed for next phase of Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed activities

- Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed an agreement with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for the next phase of the Second Generation COSMO-SkyMed activities. The contract is valued at around 66 million euros, and initiates the activation of ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta: Landing Site Search Narrows

PASADENA, Calif. , Aug. 25 -- NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory issued the following news release:The European Space Agency's Rosetta mission has chosen five candidate landing sites on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko for its Philae lander. Philae's descent ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 2 reports

Astronauts Can Finally Get A Decent Cup Of Espresso In Space

A coffee producer, engineering company and space agency have come together to give astronauts an Italian taste of home aboard the International Space Station. “ISSpresso,” a joint effort by Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering firm Argotec and ... [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - Jun 17 2014]

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...shows that these two conditions existing simultaneously can explain our observations of the ultra-long gamma-ray burst GRB 130925A," Burrows said. "One reason that these results are satisfying is that scientists generally prefer to find the simplest explanations for mysterious phenomena" he said
...and a different electronic controller so we could resume thrusting quickly," said Dawn Mission Director and Chief Engineer Marc Rayman of JPL. "We have a plan in place to revive this disabled component later this year."
"The JSCC, among others, will consider a proposal to establish a joint space science and technology laboratory through the support of universities and research institutes. The meeting follows the signing of the Framework Agreement between ASI and CNSA signed on November 23, 2011 in Beijing."
"NASA's UAVSAR radar imagery of the magnitude 6.0 Napa earthquake is being widely used to identify fault slip across the full Napa fault zone for the scientific, engineering and damage assessment communities and may result in the most comprehensive fault map ever produced for an earthquake in the United States" said Gerald Bawden, program scientist at NASA Headquarters, Washington

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Dust cloud explains mystery of rare five-hour s... [Published Sott.net - Sep 22 2014]
Italian Space Agency (ASI): fundamental physics... [Published Avio News - Sep 17 2014]
Mystery of rare five-hour space explosion expla... [Published PhysOrg.com - Sep 17 2014]
Dawn Operating Normally After Safe Mode Triggered [Published SpaceRef - Sep 17 2014]
Pulse of a Dead Star Powers Intense Gamma Rays [Published Space Fellowship - Sep 16 2014]
Crescent Mimas [Published Space Fellowship - Sep 15 2014]
In Space, What’s on the Outside Matters [Published Space Fellowship - Sep 12 2014]
News From Space [Published Lyndon LaRouche Public Action Committee - Sep 12 2014]
Response To California Napa Quake Aided By NASA... [Published Red Orbit - Sep 11 2014]
NASA Research Aids Response to California Napa ... [Published Noodls - Sep 11 2014]
NASA Instrument aboard European Spacecraft Retu... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 10 2014]
NASA plans to send Space Submarine on Titan’s s... [Published French Tribune - Sep 09 2014]
Moonlets Created and Destroyed in a Ring of Saturn [Published Noodls - Sep 08 2014]
NASA Instrument aboard European Spacecraft Retu... [Published CW 50 Detroit - Sep 04 2014]
Icy Aquifers on Titan Transform Methane Rainfall [Published Space Fellowship - Sep 04 2014]
Italian Space Agency (ASI): Cosmo-SkyMed activa... [Published Avio News - Aug 29 2014]
Italian Space Agency Awards Cosmo-Skymed Contra... [Published Satellite Today - Aug 28 2014]
Italy Commits More Funds to Second-generation R... [Published Space News - Aug 28 2014]
THALES : Contract signed for next phase of Seco... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
Contract signed for next phase of Second Genera... [Published Thales Group Press Releases - Aug 28 2014]
PUBLICIS GROUPE : Rosetta: Landing Site Search ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 26 2014]
Roseatta comet probe team narrows landing site ... [Published Digital Journal - Aug 26 2014]
Supreme Saturn [Published European Space Agency - Aug 23 2014]
Combinatorial Peptide Ligand Libraries as a “Tr... [Published Analytical Chemistry - Aug 20 2014]
Cassini Prepares For Its Biggest Remaining Burn [Published SpaceRef - Aug 19 2014]
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As Seen by Rosetta: Comet Surface Variations [Published Space Fellowship - Aug 15 2014]
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Contract signed for next phase of Second Genera... [Published Thales Group Press Releases - Aug 28 2014]
The contract is valued at around 66 million euros, and initiates the activation of Phase C3 of the program. Cannes, August 27, 2014  – Thales Alenia Space announced that it has signed an agreement with the Italian Space Agency (ASI) for the next phase ...
Astronauts Can Finally Get A Decent Cup Of Espr... [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - Jun 17 2014]
A coffee producer, engineering company and space agency have come together to give astronauts an Italian taste of home aboard the International Space Station. “ISSpresso,” a joint effort by Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering firm Argotec and ...
Coffee Snobs Can Finally Get a Decent Cup of Es... [Published Mashable! - Jun 17 2014]
Italian coffee company Lavazza, engineering company Argotec and Italian space agency ASI are working together to bring espresso to the International Space Station. The collaborated to build a device called ISSpresso, which offers non-instant coffee ...
The International Space Station Is Getting an E... [Published TIME.com - Jun 15 2014]
The International Space Station is 240 miles above earth, but that doesn’t mean astronauts don’t have a hard time getting up in the morning — after all, they can make a run to the stars, but not a run to the Starbucks. But the ISS is about to get a ...
Is Saturn making a new moon? [Published EarthSky - Apr 15 2014]
The disturbance visible at the outer edge of Saturn’s A ring in this image from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft results from gravitational effects on ring particles by an object that may be replaying the birth process of icy moons. Cassini’s narrow-angle ...
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