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NASA Unveils New Public Web Portal for Research Results

By   /  August 23, 2016  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Last week, a press release out of NASA announced, “Public access to NASA-funded research data now is just a click away, with the launch of a new agency public access portal. The creation of the NASA-Funded Research Results portal on NASA.gov reflects the agency’s ongoing commitment to providing broad public access to […]

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The Treasure Trove That Is NASA’s Public Data Archives

By   /  January 7, 2016  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

Seasons Of Light (cropped)

by Angela Guess Emily Lakdawalla recently wrote in Planetary.org, “One of the great things about NASA is that all the data returned from all of the missions all over the solar system belong to you, the public. A good chunk of what I write about at this blog depends upon NASA’s public data archives, the […]

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D-Wave Partners with NASA, Google, USRA on Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

By   /  September 30, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Scientific Computing reports, “D-Wave Systems has entered into a new agreement covering installation of a succession of D-Wave systems at NASA’s Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA. This agreement supports collaboration among Google, NASA and USRA (Universities Space Research Association) dedicated to studying how quantum computing can advance artificial intelligence and […]

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How Cognitive Computing Will Power Future NASA Missions

By   /  May 22, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Mark Pomerleau recently wrote for GCN, “Despite the conclusion of the space shuttle program, NASA shows no signs of slowing down.  The space agency’s recently released draft 2015 Technology Roadmaps outline NASA’s plans across 15 technology areas, ranging from nanotechnology to exploration systems. Underlying all NASA’s technology goals are its cross-cutting computing […]

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NASA, Data Science, and Gender Diversity

By   /  April 16, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess João-Pierre S. Ruth recently wrote for Xconomy, “Space exploration could launch more diversity in the technology scene. Over the weekend, NASA held its annual International Space Apps Challenge, a hackathon that encourages the development of new ideas that relate to the space agency’s mission. Once again, New York was the global headquarters […]

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NASA Turns to Machine Learning to Identify Stars Faster

By   /  January 13, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Under the Stars

by Angela Guess A recent article in The Astrophysical Journal reports that NASA has started to use machine learning techniques to understand the properties of stars more quickly. The article states, “New time-domain surveys have begun exploring everything from nearby extrasolar planets to the most distant known stellar explosions, and a veritable zoo of time-variable […]

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Winners at NASA Space Apps Challenge Demonstrate Star Trek-Like Technology

By   /  April 16, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Developers at the NASA Space Apps Challenge won the Plexi Natural Language Processing challenge by demonstrating an app that allows astronauts to use voice commands for mission-critical tasks by speaking to a wearable device.

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Off Semantic Tech Goes Into The Wild Blue Yonder

By   /  January 23, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Jennifer Zaino Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird, it’s a plane, no – it’s an Amazon drone! Admittedly, Amazon Prime Air’s unmanned aerial vehicles in commercial use are still a little ways off. But such technology – along with other recent innovations, such as the use of unmanned aircraft in crop-dusting or […]

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NASA’s Latest Strategies for Tackling Big Data

By   /  January 21, 2014  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

Pleiades Star Cluster

by Angela Guess Megan Gannon of Space.com reports, “Every hour, NASA’s missions collectively compile hundreds of terabytes of information, which, if printed out in hard copies, would take up the equivalent of tens of millions of trees worth of paper. This deluge of material poses some big data challenges for the space agency. But a team at […]

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NASA Turns to Charles River Analytics to Detect Volcanic Eruptions, Storms

By   /  January 10, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Sara Castellanos of Biz Journals reports, “Charles River Analytics on Thursday announced a contract to develop technology for NASA that detects volcanic eruptions, storms and algae blooms from satellite imagery.”

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