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Entries from November 2006

The WB-57 makes it in Snopes!

November 27th, 2006 · 5 Comments

NASA’s WB-57F is a high altitude research aircraft that can fly to 60,000+ ft and has carried numerous scientific instrument packages over the years. Our research group’s involvement with this plane has been flying instruments for in situ cloud measurements during CRYSTAL-FACE, MidCiX, and most recently, PUMA.During the most recent space shuttle launch (STS-115) on Sept. 9, 2006, the WB-57 “back-seater” took these pictures.

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Looking for a few good authors…

November 9th, 2006 · No Comments

Hello Friends, I am writing you today because I am seeking your help in making this blog a useful tool for keeping up to date with research in our field, and providing a relatively informal forum for discussion, questions, and criticisms of contemporary work. As with all of you, I am a busy person, and [...]

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Looking for a few good authors…

November 9th, 2006 · 3 Comments

Hello Friends, I am writing you today because I am seeking your help in making this blog a useful tool for keeping up to date with research in our field, and providing a relatively informal forum for discussion, questions, and criticisms of contemporary work. As with all of you, I am a busy person, and [...]

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