Tag Archives: space

Enjoy the eclipse at your own risk

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FTL: You are the Stormtrooper

FTL (Faster Than Light) is an addictive Roguelike spaceship game of cat and mouse. You are a federation spaceship that has information about the rebel flagship. This is a take off on Star Wars where you are like stormtroopers trying ...

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New ASI president sets agenda for year ahead at Fresno State

Four years ago as a college freshman Abigail Hudson made it a goal to become president of Associated Students, Inc. at Fresno State. At first, she was like most freshmen – hesitant and overwhelmed by the large campus. During her ...

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Science that is out of this world

“The best scientist is open to experience and begins with romance – the idea that anything is possible,” said Ray Bradbury, an American science-fiction writer.

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How much would you pay for the universe?

The year was 1961. It was the height of the Cold War, with the United States locked in a political, economic and scientific battle with the Soviet Union. Our Red rivals launched Sputnik, the first artificial satellite, in 1957, using essentially an intercontinental ballistic missile as its propulsion method. Fear fell over our nation after the realization that we were not as untouchable as we had previously thought. This fear gave birth to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the United States began its own journey to the stars.

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Fresno State Students work with NASA

In July, a team of eight Fresno State students went to NASA to conduct an experiment in its Grant Us Space Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. The students departed to Houston, on July 5, where they trained for their weightless experiment.

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Fresno State students work with NASA

In July, a team of eight Fresno State students went to the NASA to conduct an experiment in its Grant Us Space Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program. The students departed to Houston, Texas, on July 5, where they trained for their weightless experiment.

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NASA selects ‘Team Fresno State’ for zero gravity experiment

Eight Fresno State students have been chosen by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to conduct an experiment in its Grant Us Space Reduced Gravity Education Flight Program.

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