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Jet Propulsion Laboratory begins assembly of Europa Clipper spacecraft, bound for Jupiter’s icy moon – Pasadena Now

Clockwise from left: NASA’s Europa Clipper propulsion module, the ultraviolet spectrograph (called Europa-UVS), the high-gain antenna, and an illustration of the spacecraft. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech / Johns Hopkins APL Full Image Details Science instruments and other hardware from NASA’s Clipper spacecraft…

Microgravity experiments could help future space missions find water

New research on generating oxygen from water found on the surfaces of other planets could help support future long-term missions to the Moon and Mars. Researchers from the University of Glasgow and their colleagues made a series of grueling microgravity…

Microgravity experiments could help space missions find water

New research on generating oxygen from water could help support long-term missions to the Moon and Mars. Researchers from the University of Glasgow carried out a series of microgravity flights to study how the planets’ different gravitational attractions might affect…

Stawell Dark Matter Lab Chair Sue Barrell Awarded by OAM | The Stawell Times-News

reserved for subscribers, A SCIENTIST currently working at the Stawell Underground Physics Laboratory is a recipient of an Order of Australia in the Australia Day Honors List. Dark Matter Lab President Sue Barrell received the award for “Distinguished Service to…

New research reveals oxygen ions in Jupiter’s innermost radiation belts

NNA | Update: January 23, 2022 12:03 STI Berlin [Germany], Jan 23 (ANI): NASA ended its Galileo mission to Jupiter on September 21, 2003, nearly 20 years ago. Today, German scientists have uncovered a new secret from the mission’s vast…

Opinion: When art goes nuclear

Through Pramod K Nayar A few years ago, Finland announced its intention to build its 6and Cape Hanhikivi nuclear reactor in Pyhäjoki. Besides the usual protests, which many countries have seen, against nuclear power and atomic testing, Finland has seen…

Appointment of the head of the space exploration sector

Note from the Applied Physics Laboratory: Appointment of the Head of the Space Exploration Sector Status report from: Johns Hopkins University Posted: Thursday January 20th 2022 ADM 2022-002 January 20, 2022 To: All Staff From: RD Semmel Subject: Appointment of…

Appointment of the head of the space exploration sector

Note from the Applied Physics Laboratory: Appointment of the Head of the Space Exploration Sector Status report from: Johns Hopkins University Posted: Thursday January 20th 2022 ADM 2022-002 January 20, 2022 To: All Staff From: RD Semmel Subject: Appointment of…

New research could help scientists uncover the physics of solar wind

A new study by researchers at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, using data from NASA’s Parker Solar Probe, provides insight into what generates and accelerates the solar wind, a stream of charged particles released from the corona. solar. Understanding…

Better than donuts? Here are a dozen baker’s find stories from 2021 at PPPL that you don’t want to miss.

Newswise – The year 2021 heralded a new era in scientific exploration for the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) of the United States Department of Energy (DOE). The lab has completely expanded from fusion energy research to the science of…

Scientists imagine what Mars would look like as an exoplanet

Posted 12 December 2021 Artist’s impression of a system of exoplanets escaping from the atmosphere in relation to its host star. Credit: MACH Center / Aurore Simonnet In science fiction movies and TV shows, real locations on Earth, such as…

Mysterious STEVE light emissions emanate from Earth’s magnetosphere

Posted 12 December 2021 Photograph of the STEVE events of July 17, 2018. Credit: Neil Zeller For years, dawn watchers across Canada have noticed mysterious streaks of pale purple and green light that appear to dance across the night sky….

NASA to fund LASP’s new OWLS instrument

Posted December 7, 2021 Gravity waves imprinted on the glow of the air, viewed from Las Campanas Observatory, Chile. Image Credit: Smith et al. [2020] As a great windstorm descends over a mountain range, leaves quiver from their branches, dust…

Purchase of science and math lab kits and delivery to Dili

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) hereby invites qualified companies to submit electronic bids as follows: Within the framework of the project “Strengthening science and mathematics in primary education” in Timor-Leste, UNESCO is setting up 9 learning…

FLC partners with Los Alamos National Laboratory to promote Indigenous women in physics – The Journal

Two students selected for an internship with nuclear and particle physicists Two students from Fort Lewis College have been chosen to be the first participants in an internship program developed by the college and the Los Alamos National Laboratory to…

FLC Partners with Los Alamos National Laboratory to Promote Indigenous Women in Physics – The Durango Herald

Two students selected for an internship with nuclear and particle physicists Two students from Fort Lewis College have been chosen to be the first participants in an internship program developed by the college and the Los Alamos National Laboratory to…

Exclusive license from Rocket Lab of the Applied Physics Laboratory at Johns Hopkins University to manufacture space radio technology

Rocket Lab United States, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a provider of launch services and space systems, announced that it has entered into an exclusive license agreement with the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) to…

Strategic Laboratory Leadership Program extends to laboratories across the country%

Editor’s Note: This item was originally published by the University of Chicago. In 2007, a new leadership training initiative for scientists at the Argonne National Laboratory and the Fermi Accelerator National Laboratory was launched as a small pilot project. This…

Associate Research Physicist, NJ for Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL)

PPPL has an open postdoctoral position in the field of digital plasma physics, to play a key role in tokamak applications and the development of the Gkeyll code, which uses advanced discontinuous Galerkin algorithms to simulate plasmas with different levels…

Research Physicist at, NJ for Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL)

The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is a world-class fusion energy research laboratory operated by Princeton University for the Office of Science of the US Department of Energy. PPPL is dedicated to developing the scientific and technological knowledge base for fusion…

Research Physicist – Computational Science at, NJ for Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL)

PPPL has an early career researcher position open in the field of computational plasma physics to play a key role in the application and development of the Gkeyll code to astrophysical systems. The successful candidate will develop new plasma simulation…

New experiments will measure the material properties of comets under space-like conditions. – ScienceDaily

Comets are icy, dusty snowballs that have remained relatively unchanged since their formation billions of years ago. The study of small bodies provides clues to the formation of the solar system. In Review of Scientific Instruments, by AIP Publishing, researchers…

Space Station Cold Atom Physics Lab Upgrade to Mixed Reality

NASA Cold Atoms Laboratory. Credit: NASA Nasa is investigating whether mixed reality technology could help with repairs and upgrades to the state-of-the-art Cold Atom lab aboard the space station. NASA’s Cold Atom Lab is a unique physics laboratory operating in…

Laboratory will illuminate the formation, composi

image: The new chamber, which will simulate space-like conditions and has 14 associated instruments to measure the properties of comets. seen Following Credit: Kreuzig et al. WASHINGTON, November 3, 2021 – Comets are icy, dusty snowballs that have remained relatively…

NASA Experiments Cold Atom Lab Hardware On Board ISS With Mixed Reality Technology

Taking another photo from virtual reality, NASA is experimenting with whether the technology can be helpful in repairing equipment aboard the International Space Station (ISS). In a recent paper, the agency revealed that it is testing the limits of helmet-equipped…

National Physical Laboratory Announces Appointment of New Chairman of the Board of Directors of NPL Management Ltd

Today, the National Physics Laboratory (NPL) and the Economic, Energy and Industrial Strategy Department (BEIS) announce the appointment of Professor Graeme Reid as the new chair of the NPL Management Consulting Ltd (NPLML). Graeme is professor of science and research…

Stawell’s Underground Physics Lab to End in December | The Stawell Times-News

reserved for subscribers, With COVID-19 affecting nearly every aspect of life in Australia over the past 20 months, completing a major technical and scientific development has come with an additional set of challenges. But despite the challenges, the Stawell Underground…

LASP rocket flight to refine NASA’s study of the Sun

Posted September 7, 2021 It is best not to look directly at the Sun, unless you are one of NASA’s Sun Observation Instruments. And even then it will cause damage. Sun exposure degrades light sensors of all kinds, from the…

Austria to leave CERN particle physics laboratory

Scientists look at a computer screen at the CERN control center in Geneva on September 10, 2008. REUTERS / Fabrice Coffrini / Pool VIENNA (Reuters) – Austria is considering pulling out of the international particle physics laboratory CERN as its…