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NASA offers virtual fly-through of massive ice fissure

In October, the space agency discovered a 19-mile crack in Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier. Now, NASA has created a video showing what the giant canyon of ice looks like up close.

By February 23, 2012


NASA and U.S. Air Force eye chicken fat as jet fuel

Researchers are testing chicken-fat-derived biofuel on a NASA DC-8 to measure its performance and emissions as part of new research.

By March 31, 2011


NASA launching mission to study hurricanes

Starting Sunday, GRIP project to get close-up view of tropical cyclones to learn how they become hurricanes and help people better forecast and prepare for such disasters.

By August 15, 2010