Explore Space Missions
For as long as there have been people on Earth, we have looked up at the sky and wondered ...Read more
It was not long after the first space satellites were launched that we succeeded in getting ...Read more
Satellites and robotic spacecraft are crucial to space exploration. They let us explore space ...Read more
These are links to other great web sites about Space Missions. But beware: you don't want ...Read more
Take off on an Exploratour! Click on one of the many tours listed below to follow a guided ...Read more
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Earth and Space Science Concept of the Day
Do you know what this word or phrase means?
xP-wave : A compressional wave (or pressure wave) in the Earth's surface that shakes the ground back and forth in the same direction and the opposite direction as the direction the wave is moving
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Geologists have learned that a magnitude-8.1 earthquake and tsunami that killed 192 people on September 29, 2009 in Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga was in fact a triple-whammy. The 8.1 "great earthquake"...Read more