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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

This Student Is One of the Top Scientists Studying Faster-Than-Light Warp Drives


This Student Is One of the Top Scientists Studying Faster-Than-Light Warp Drives


Article Excerpt: "... An undergrad from the University of Alabama, Huntsville just gave a presentation about warp drives to a packed house at a top propulsion conference ..."


Reference: www.vice.com

Graduate Mathematics Programs in Alabama


Graduate Mathematics Programs in Alabama


Article Excerpt: "...The University of Alabama in Huntsville offers a Master of Arts in Mathematical Sciences and a Master of Science in Mathematical Sciences, with thesis and non-thesis options, as well as a 54-semester hour Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics. The minimum semester hours required for thesis and non-thesis options in the master's programs are 24 and 33, respectively, and the M.A. track also allows students to apply for Class A teaching certification along with the degree ..."


Reference: learn.org

Facts About Space Camp


Facts About Space Camp


Article Excerpt: "... Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama is unique. Instead of canoeing and archery, young attendees get to ride spacecraft simulators, build robots, and program computers. It’s the closest young civilians can come to working for NASA ..."


Reference: mentalfloss.com

4 key reasons Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ is best pick for Space Command HQ


4 key reasons Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ is best pick for Space Command HQ


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville is in the running to be the headquarters of the new U.S. Space Command, a move that is a natural fit for Alabama’s Rocket City and its longtime support of space and defense programs ..."


Reference: www.madeinalabama.com

Mexican cartel drug smuggling ring dismantled in north Alabama


Mexican cartel drug smuggling ring dismantled in north Alabama


Article Excerpt: "... According to officials, more than 70 pounds of meth were confiscated. Madison County Sheriff Kevin Turner applauded federal agents and local law enforcement officers for their cooperation during the operation ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Army defends decision to close space, tech library


Army defends decision to close space, tech library


Article Excerpt: "... The U.S. Army is defending a decision to close its historic 57-year-old space and technical library at Redstone Arsenal ..."


Reference: www.sfgate.com

Alleged Huntsville FBI employee center of North Carolina national forest suspicious death investigation


Deceased woman named in N.C. national forest suspicious death investigation


Article Excerpt: "... Welch said she had been told Miller was employed by the FBI as a forensic photographer in Huntsville, Alabama. An FBI official referred questions to the sheriff's department for Graham County, which includes the portion of the forest where Miller was found. A background search listed Miller as living in Owens Cross Roads near Huntsville and having worked in photography ..."


Reference: www.citizen-times.com

More Reading: Graham Co. deputies: Woman who drowned in creek was FBI photographer; criminal investigation underway

Friday, October 11, 2019

Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Article Excerpt: "... The world's first spacewalker, Alexei Leonov, died in a Moscow hospital Friday (Oct. 11), but his legacy lives on aboard the International Space Station, where astronauts mourned the famed cosmonaut ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Monday, October 7, 2019

Toyota will build SUV at Alabama plant with Mazda


Toyota will build SUV at Alabama plant with Mazda


Article Excerpt: "... The Toyota Mazda plant is being built near Huntsville, Alabama, and is expected to start production in 2021. It sits on a 2,500-acre site about 14 miles from Toyota’s engine plant in Huntsville, Alabama, and will employ up to 4,000 people ..."


Reference: msbusiness.com

Huntsville attorney sheds light on Alabama’s parole officer shortage


Huntsville attorney sheds light on Alabama’s parole officer shortage


Article Excerpt: "... Mark McDaniel said probation and parole officers sometimes get the short end of the stick. "Parole officers are extremely overworked. I can't emphasize I mean we talked about corrections officers. How few of them there are versus how many people are in prison. It's more critical for parole officers, probation, and parole officers," said McDaniel ..."


Reference: whnt.comHuntsville attorney sheds light on Alabama’s parole officer shortage

Homebuilders academy seeks to address Huntsville construction crisis


Homebuilders academy seeks to address Huntsville construction crisis


Article Excerpt: "... here is a dramatic shortage of skilled workers in the construction business and the Huntsville Madison County Builders Association is starting an academy to train more workers..."


Reference: www.al.com

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Yulista constructs new campus outside gates


Yulista constructs new campus outside gates


Article Excerpt: "... Our headquarters is strategically positioned near Huntsville, home of the Aviation and Missile Command located on Redstone Arsenal, PEO Aviation, NASA’s Marshall Space Center, Missile Defense Agency, Space and Missile Defense Command, and many other government organizations that are located within this unique geographic region. Huntsville is also home to the second largest research park in the United States, where over $100 billion dollars of government contract work is performed. The city of Huntsville is expected to be the largest city in Alabama in the next five years, and companies such as Google ..."


Reference: www.theredstonerocket.com

The U.S. Army’s Truck-Mounted Hypersonic Missile Is Coming


The U.S. Army’s Truck-Mounted Hypersonic Missile Is Coming


Article Excerpt: "... The slide, shown at the 22nd Space and Missile Defense Symposium in Huntsville, Alabama earlier this month, depicts the planned first LRHW battery. It consists of a prototype ballistic missile – an All Up Round, or AUR -- encased in a ..."


Reference: nationalinterest.org

19-year-old charged with attempted murder of Huntsville police officer, robbery


19-year-old charged with attempted murder of Huntsville police officer, robbery


Article Excerpt: "... The attempted murder of a police officer charge stems from the police pursuit involving the Charger where the passenger fired allegedly several shots at officers..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Ohio: Woman Claims She Saw A Burger King Employee Snap A Picture Of Her Debit Card


Woman Claims She Saw A Burger King Employee Snap A Picture Of Her Debit Card


Article Excerpt: "... The manager confiscated the phone, found multiple pictures of other customers credit cards, and immediately called the police. The employee was let go, but he is currently not facing any charges..."


Reference: pittsburgh.cbslocal.com

In northern Alabama, farmers stalk solid corn yields


In northern Alabama, farmers stalk solid corn yields


Article Excerpt: "... Corn farmers in northern Alabama are seeing some good yields in this year’s harvest, agriculture experts said. Yields will depend on where the cornfields are located..."


Reference: whnt.com

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Elon Musk says SpaceX Starship could get to orbit within six months


Elon Musk says SpaceX Starship could get to orbit within six months


Article Excerpt: "... Starship's ambitions aren't just the Moon or Mars, either. Musk showed off some promo art of a potential future for Starship that would have it head further out into the solar system. Next destination? Saturn! (Well... maybe not the next, next destination.)..."


Reference: www.cnet.com

NASA Announces New Tipping Point Partnerships for Moon and Mars Technologies


NASA Announces New Tipping Point Partnerships for Moon and Mars Technologies


Article Excerpt: "... SpaceX will collaborate with NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, to develop and test coupler prototypes – or nozzles – for refueling spacecraft such as the company’s Starship vehicle. A cryogenic fluid coupler for large-scale in-space propellant transfer is an important technology to aid sustained exploration efforts on the Moon and Mars. ..."


Reference: spacecoastdaily.com

Unpiloted Japanese Cargo Ship Delivers Fresh Supplies to Space Station


Unpiloted Japanese Cargo Ship Delivers Fresh Batteries and More to Space Station


Article Excerpt: "... A robotic Japanese cargo ship successfully arrived at the International Space Station Saturday (Sept. 28) carrying more than 4 tons of supplies, including new batteries for the outpost's solar power grid. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's (JAXA) HTV-8 cargo ship ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Thursday, September 26, 2019

NASA's Dragonfly Drone Will Fly Around Titan Looking For Origins, Signs Of Life


NASA's Dragonfly Drone Will Fly Around Titan Looking For Origins, Signs Of Life


Article Excerpt: "... The program is managed by the Planetary Missions Program Office at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, for the agency’s Planetary Science Division in Washington. “The New Frontiers program has transformed our understanding of the solar system, uncovering the inner structure and composition of Jupiter’s turbulent atmosphere, discovering the icy secrets of..."


Reference: www.aero-news.net