MX-2 Space Suit Analogue

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University of Maryland undergraduates Ali Husain, Heather Bradshaw and Adam Mirvis make a splash with their research on the spacesuit of tomorrow in the University of Maryland 's Neutral Buoyancy Research Facility .

Research in the Autonomous Vehicle Lab, University of Maryland

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How flying robots imitate insects, explained by University of Maryland aerospace engineering graduate students Joe Conroy and Andrew Hyslop. Winning science video in 2008 Vid/Terp competition. http://www.newsdesk.umd.edu/undergradexp/release.cfm?ArticleID=1647

The High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN)

submitted by: Hans

The High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN) is a National Science Foundation funded network research project, which also functions as a collaborative interdisciplinary and multi-institutional cyberinfrastructure for research, education, and first responder activities. The program includes the creation, demonstration, and evaluation of a non-commercial, prototype, high-performance, wide-area, wireless network in San Diego, Riverside, and Imperial counties.

Skylab: A Home Above Our Home Planet

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For more information see: http://www.nasa.gov

NASA's Discovery Launch Dress Rehersal

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The Discovery astronauts train at Kennedy for the upcoming STS-124 mission.

For more information see: http://www.nasa.gov

NASA's Discovery Rolls to Pad

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Space shuttle Discovery made an important step toward space when it was moved to its launch pad.

For more information see: http://www.nasa.gov