Articles tagged with: NASA

17 February 2015

NASA warns intense drought conditions

Posted in U.S. & World News, Weather

NASA is warning that much of the western U.S. could face a "megadrought" by the end of this century due to global warming. A NASA study indicates that such a drought could last for decades and that ...

28 October 2014

Private spaceship bound for space station explodes on launch

Posted in U.S. & World News

Island, Va. --- (NBC News) A private spaceship bound for the International Space Station exploded shortly after launch on Tuesday. Orbital Sciences' unmanned Cygnus spacecraft exploded as it blaste ...

01 October 2014

NASA satellite photo shows fall colors

Posted in U.S. & World News

Take a look at this. NASA tweeted this satellite image showing fall colors creeping south toward the great lakes; the photo was taken on September 26th, just a few days after fall officially showed ...

04 June 2014

See if you can spot the International Space Station

Posted in U.S. & World News

(OPB) Calling all Oregonians! Step right up, armchair astronomers and sporadic stargazers! This week, the whole state has a chance to catch a glimpse of the International Space Station passing thr ...

06 May 2014

Southern Oregon astronomers return from rare NASA flight

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- North Medford astronomy teacher Robert Black and his friend and fellow amateur astronomer Dave Bloomsness with Southern Oregon Skywatchers where one of only a dozen teams selected t ...

22 April 2014

Southern Oregon astronomers fly with NASA

Posted in Local, Entertainment, Technology

Medford, Ore. -- Two astronomers from Southern Oregon will take the flight of their dreams to study the inner workings of outer space. North Medford astronomy teacher, Robert Black and Southern Oreg ...