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Fitness machine shakes up industry

...sleep better. It has basically the same effects as if they'd started an exercise program." A STUDY AT NASA'S Johnson Space Center showed that the use of a vibration platform during exercise squats made muscles work more, but it didn't look...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/30/bus_130299.shtml
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Comet dust recovered from capsule

...and its sealed sample canister for a flight to the Johnson Space Center in Houston on Tuesday. The capsule had only had...It looks very pristine," Vellinga said. At the Johnson Space Center, scientists will unlock the sample canister. After...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/17/liv_45296.shtml
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A chronology of Hurricane Rita

...closing refineries, including two of the largest around Houston. Crude-oil prices briefly pass $68 a barrel. - Johnson Space Center in Houston is emptied and the task of monitoring the international space station is turned over to Russian flight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/24/hur_6552.shtml
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Robots to the rescue

...development to help Hubble entices Whittaker. Flying to Hubble's rescue also captivates the Robonaut team at Johnson Space Center in Houston. Robonaut, supported in part by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for possible battlefield...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/liv_414341.shtml
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Workers remember colleagues killed in shuttle disaster

HOUSTON -- Johnson Space Center workers wiped away tears during an emotional tribute Friday to the seven astronauts who died a year ago during the space shuttle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/31/nat_402981.shtml
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People in the News

...country singer was invited to perform for the team, its staff, management and their families Thursday at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, according to Ronna Rubin, the singer's publicist. She also will perform during what she and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/30/ent_402768.shtml
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Alabama museum raising $5 million to save Saturn V moon rocket

...and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. Saturn V rockets displayed at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida and Johnson Space Center in Texas are complete, Winter said, but they were constructed from pieces of different vehicles. They have not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/17/liv_401329.shtml
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100 years after first flight, as president considers new course

...well-received Mars invasion. "Look, we had humans on the moon six times. We have 700 pounds of lunar rocks sitting at Johnson Space Center that nobody even bothers to look at," Zubrin says in a rapid-fire voice, getting more excited as he gets warmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/16/liv_392088.shtml
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Safety rule will mean more and longer delays

...far out over the Atlantic so the fuel tank is visible when it tumbles away. At a return-to-flight seminar at Johnson Space Center, the chief of the shuttle ascent and descent dynamics branch, Greg Oliver, said these daylight launch restrictions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/18/nat_388878.shtml
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Families of Columbia astronauts forge ahead with life

...magic potion and pour it on her picture and bring her back, things like that," said Clark, a flight surgeon at Johnson Space Center. "But I see a tremendous resilience there. He's going through his own tough time, but he's not paralyzed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/26/nat_386256.shtml
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