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Satellite to keep tabs on thickness of globe's ice sheets

...or shrinking. "Very simply, we do not know," said Jay Zwally, the mission's project scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. "Not only do we not know what is happening today, we don't know what is going to...

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Pollution one possible cause of African famine

...correspond for the Sahel, Senegal and parts of Brazil, said Yogesh Sud, senior research meteorologist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. "But in India and Australia, there is absolutely no match" between recorded rainfall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/23/tec_349445.shtml
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Evidence of huge flood on Mars

...Alfred S. McEwen of the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, and Susan Sakimoto of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. They argue that the lava areas known as the Cerberus Plains should be considered "important targets in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/28/tec_335960.shtml
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Antarctic ozone hole larger than expected

...off-guard. "The fact that it's real big right now is kind of a surprise," said Dr. Paul A. Newman of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. The center detected an ozone hole of about 11 million square miles on Sept. 3. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/10/tec_295538.shtml
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Capsules

...must have formed when the nebula was already mature and pumping out the gas. Joseph Nuth and colleagues at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., suggest that comparing concentrations of primitive and processed gases in a comet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/03/liv_294084.shtml
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Last total eclipse of millennium is coming

...observations still give us the clearest view of the corona," said Craig DeForest, a solar physicist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. Among other things, scientists are trying to learn why the corona sizzles at 3.6...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/09/tec_267510.shtml
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Camera for bugs helps study Mars

...there are these variations and how they affect the atmosphere," said James Foster, a climatologist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. NASA scientists came to the Beltsville researchers last year looking for help designing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/04/tec_246530.shtml
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Storm cloud raised Earth's atmosphere

...in a hurricane approaching the U.S. East Coast," said TRMM project scientist Christian Kummerow of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. Many scientists believe that the vast amounts of warm, moist air carried aloft in such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/09/tec_238526.shtml
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SOHO satellite still working

...expected them to be," said Francis Vanderbussche, an ESA engineer who heads the SOHO recovery team at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. The temperature of SOHO's rocket thruster fuel tanks was about 32 degrees F, cold enough to freeze...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/13/tec_235943.shtml
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Government's computer security questioned

...containing sensitive military data at the Air Force's Rome Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base and NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, among others. Once called a top threat to U.S. national security, the hacker turned out to be a 16-year-old...

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