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May 27, 2016
MARSDAILY
NASA Radar Finds Ice Age Record in Mars' Polar Cap
Pasadena CA (JPL) May 27, 2016
Scientists using radar data from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) have found a record of the most recent Martian ice age recorded in the planet's north polar ice cap. The new results agree with previous models that indicate a glacial period ended about 400,000 years ago, as well as predictions about how much ice would have been accumulated at the poles since then. The results, published in the May 27 issue of the journal Science, help refine models of the Red Planet's past and future clima ... read more

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MILTECH

FLIR Systems launches ground surveillance products
FLIR Systems has launched new ground surveillance tools for border security and force protection. ... more
ICE WORLD

Study Helps Explain Sea Ice Differences at Earth's Poles
Why has the sea ice cover surrounding Antarctica been increasing slightly, in sharp contrast to the drastic loss of sea ice occurring in the Arctic Ocean? A new NASA-led study finds the geology of A ... more
FLOATING STEEL

Idea That US's New Destroyer is 'Invisible' is a 'Fairy Tale for Fools'
The builders of the USS Zumwalt, the US Navy's new next-generation super-destroyer, have promised that the ship would be nearly invisible to enemy radar. Military analyst Viktor Baranets told Sputni ... more
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WATER WORLD

New Study Maps Rate of New Orleans Sinking
New Orleans and surrounding areas continue to sink at highly variable rates due to a combination of natural geologic and human-induced processes, finds a new NASA/university study using NASA airborn ... more


WAR REPORT

NATO may take on new air surveillance role in IS fight
NATO's secretary general said Thursday that the alliance could expand its support for the US-led fight against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria with the deployment of sophisticated surveillance aircraft. ... more

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TECH SPACE

Lockheed, Indra conduct test of new radar system
Indra of Spain and Lockheed Martin have demonstrated the integration of new a solid state S-band radar system being developed for a new Spanish frigate. ... more
AEROSPACE

Paramount announces armed ISR aircraft
South Africa's Paramount Group has launched a new armed aircraft for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions. ... more
24/7 News Coverage
How a huge landslide shaped Zion National Park

Predation in ancient microbial ecosystems dates back 740M years

Clouds provide clue to better climate predictions

Is aging inevitable? Not necessarily for sea urchins

Abundance inequality in freshwater communities has an ecological origin

From Jungfraujoch Station: How new atmospheric aerosols form

Antarctic fossils reveal south was not safer during dinosaur extinction

CHIP TECH

Cobham announces new GaN-based solid state technology
A new family of scalable and modular gallium-nitride solid state radar transmitter solutions has been developed by Cobham. ... more
UAV NEWS

Radar integration effort starts to improve ISR capabilities
Maritime-mode inverse synthetic aperture radar imaging capability is being integrated into the standard payload of U.S. Air Force unmanned aerial systems. ... more
NUKEWARS

Iran equipped with Russian missile system: defence minister
Iran's army is now equipped with a Russian air defence system after a long and controversial delivery process, Defence Minister General Hossein Dehghan was quoted as saying Tuesday. ... more
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PILLAGING PIRATES

Indonesia frees vessel captured by suspected pirates: navy
Indonesia on Monday freed a Singapore-flagged vessel captured by pirates off the coast of Borneo island, and detained nine suspects involved in the hijacking, a navy spokesman said. ... more
TECH SPACE

Leonardo-Finmeccanica develops new E-scan radar
An electronic scanning radar with a flat-panel antenna design is being built for Norwegian search-and-rescue helicopters by Leonardo-Finmeccanica. ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
Old jobs die hard in China's rustbelt

India's Indigenous IT: New Supercomputer to be Built in 2017

Diamonds closer to becoming ideal semiconductors

Solar Impulse lands in Pennsylvania on record-breaking flight

Smart home gadgets need to live together

Clashes as France gripped by fresh wave of strikes

Microsoft-Facebook laying trans-Atlantic Internet line

SUPERPOWERS

Russian jets regularly violate Estonian airspace
Russian military planes regularly violate Estonian airspace, the former Soviet state's defence minister said Tuesday, describing such behaviour as "incredibly reckless". ... more
AEROSPACE

LONGBOW fire control radar for India's Apache helos
LONGBOW LLC, a joint venture company of Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman, is to produce its fire control radar to India for use on the Indian Air Force's new Apache AH-64E attack helicopters. ... more
BIO FUEL

Airbus Defence and Space signs contract to build Biomass
Airbus Defence and Space, the world's second largest space company has signed a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) to build its next Earth Explorer mission, the Biomass satellite. Biomass ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

Sentinel-1B delivers
Launched on 25 April from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana, Sentinel-1B has produced its first images only two hours after the radar was switched on - a record time for a space radar. The f ... more
LAUNCH PAD

Soyuz demonstrates Arianespace mission flexibility
Arianespace's third flight of 2016 has demonstrated the versatility of its medium-lift Soyuz launcher, which deployed five European satellites of varying sizes into three different low Earth orbits ... more

TECH SPACE

Companies named for Navy's open RF program
A dozen U.S. companies have won places on a multiple-award, IDIQ contract for the Navy's Electromagnetic Maneuver Warfare Command and Control program. ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

Sentinel-1B launched to complete radar pair
The second Sentinel-1 satellite - Sentinel-1B - was launched today to provide more 'radar vision' for Europe's environmental Copernicus programme. Sentinel-1B lifted off on a Soyuz rocket from ... more
24/7 News Coverage
How a huge landslide shaped Zion National Park

Predation in ancient microbial ecosystems dates back 740M years

Clouds provide clue to better climate predictions

Is aging inevitable? Not necessarily for sea urchins

Abundance inequality in freshwater communities has an ecological origin

From Jungfraujoch Station: How new atmospheric aerosols form

Antarctic fossils reveal south was not safer during dinosaur extinction




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SPACEMART

Teams ready for Sentinel-1B launch

TECH SPACE

Hanwha Thales preferred bidder for KF-X radar contract

EARTH OBSERVATION

Sentinel-1B will complete European Radar Vision initiative

LAUNCH PAD

Europe to launch satellites for Earth, Einstein

SPACEMART

Training beyond the expected

FLOATING STEEL

Australia's sixth ANZAC-class frigate modernized

UAV NEWS

Rafael rolls out 'Drone Dome' anti-drone system

NUKEWARS

N. Korea missile launch fails on founder's birthday

WAR REPORT

Fewer Russian jets on ground in Syria but Moscow still key to fighting

EARTH OBSERVATION

Twiss interferometry offers new approach for remote sensing

GenDyn completes Space Fence radar array structure

US, Philippines hold war games as China flexes muscles

New use for X-rays: A radar gun for unruly atoms

Amazon makes foray into fashion world

MBDA, Qatar sign MOU for coastal defense system

India acquiring Stinger missiles for its new helicopters

Cassini Spies Titan's Tallest Peaks

Lockheed Martin Opens Space Fence Test Facility

Saab showcases Sea Giraffe 1X air and surface naval radar

Kelvin Hughes radar for British Navy vessels

Flexible skin that traps radar waves, cloaks objects

Sentinel-3A rides the waves

New radar system set for testing


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