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6 Men Charged In Kickbacks Scheme Involving Subsidiary Of Boeing Co.

Six Southland men face federal charges stemming from an alleged scheme to pay kickbacks to a procurement official at a subsidiary of the Boeing Co. that supplies satellites and satellite parts to government entities, including NASA.


Charles Bolden discusses NASA's asteroid initiative at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena on May 23, 2013. (credit: NASA/JPL)

NASA Administrator Visits JPL To Check Progress Of Satellites Designed To Monitor Earth’s Climate

A NASA administrator was at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena Tuesday to check the progress of three satellites designed to monitor the Earth’s climate.

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Cell Phone Acting Wonky? Don’t Blame Your Wireless Company, It’s The Sun’s Fault

Cell phone acting up? Is your blackberry behaving badly? Don’t blame your wireless carrier — this time. Blame the sun!


Earthquake Prediction Still Stymies Scientists

Despite years of research, scientists still cannot predict when the next earthquake will strike.


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Powerful Solar Flare Has Limited Impact On Earth

The sun unleashed a powerful solar flare early Tuesday, the largest in nearly five years.