Bio SOFIA is the worlds largest flying observatory. It is a Boeing 747SP aircraft modified to carry a 2.7-meter telescope and a joint project of @NASA and @DLR_en. Location California Tweets 4,7K Followers 77,2K Following 698 Account created 20-10-2008 22:57:21 ID 16876667
Twitter Web App : Research room for two! The new Life Sciences Glovebox has opened even more opportunities for ISS Research aboard the Intl. Space Station since it was installed. Most recently, weve used it to study physiological changes brought on by life in microgravity. go.nasa.gov/2n7mVio
iPhone : Pluto from the passing New Horizons, scanned by MVIC while the spacecraft was prioritizing other instrument. This crescent image is unique in the NewHorizons2015 dataset, somewhat lower phase than the famous crescent/haze image, making it scientifically valuable.
iPhone : This month marks ten years since the first two antennas were established on the AOS, with first fringes achieved on 21 October. Congratulations to the whole team for building ALMA to the point where it has the largest impact of any ground-based observatory. #TheNRAO ALMA Observatory
iPhone : Guys guys, Im presenting for Exploring By The Seat Of Your Pants tomorrow. ExploringByTheSeat is an amazing initiative that connects school kids with scientists. Check em out! Cant believe Im sharing a platform with super cool NASA scientists ( i.e Bobak Ferdowsi & Ravi Prakash) ! :O
Twitter Web App : Check out all of these companies who are hosting Brooke Owens Fellows Brookies in 2020! If youre a female or gender-minority who wants to work in the space industry (not just tech roles!) - apply to this program! twitter.com/owensfellowshi…
iPhone : Brilliant. We’ll have two international funding schemes please. One should prioritise paying for groups of early career researchers, who otherwise can’t get a foothold. The other should fund truly international collaboration, preferably on interdisciplinary projects. twitter.com/bbcpallab/stat…