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News and Features - NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  1. Cassini Catches Titan Naked in the Solar Wind

    Titan Observed Naked in the Solar Wind

    Researchers studying data from NASA's Cassini mission have observed that Saturn's largest moon, Titan, behaves much like Venus, Mars or a comet when exposed to the raw power of the solar wind.

  2. NASA's SMAP Earth Mission Awaits Launch

    NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) Ready for Jan. 29 Launch

    NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) mission is set to launch Thursday, Jan. 29, at 6:20 a.m. PST (9:20 a.m. EST) from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

  3. SMAP Readiness Review Gives 'Go' for Launch

    Sunset at Vandenberg

    Managers from NASA and United Launch Alliance (ULA) met Tues., Jan. 27, at Vandenberg Air Force Base to assess the status of NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive spacecraft and the ULA Delta II rocket that will boost SMAP into space.

  4. Building a Better Weather Forecast? SMAP May Help

    SMAP's soil moisture measurements will help with forecasts of precipitation and temperature.

    Soil moisture data from NASA's SMAP mission will open a path to improved weather forecasts.

  5. NASA's Dawn Spacecraft Captures Best-Ever View of Dwarf Planet

    Ceres Sharper Than Ever (Animation)

    NASA's Dawn spacecraft has returned the sharpest images ever seen of the dwarf planet Ceres.

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