Fortney: ‘Bio-inspired’ U of C students take their big ideas to NASA

When Anthony Demong was just six years old, his uncle gifted him what he calls “a little electrical kit.” The precocious, science-minded child used it to create a doorbell for his bedroom. “I made a little circuit into my room with a flashlight,” the now-19-year-old says with a laugh. “My parents saw what I did […]

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Fortney: ‘Bio-inspired’ U of C students take their big ideas to NASA

When Anthony Demong was just six years old, his uncle gifted him what he calls “a little electrical kit.” The precocious, science-minded child used it to create a doorbell for his bedroom. “I made a little circuit into my room with a flashlight,” the now-19-year-old says with a laugh. “My parents saw what I did […]

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Spacecraft reveals beauty of solar system’s biggest storm

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A NASA spacecraft circling Jupiter is revealing the up-close beauty of our solar system’s biggest planetary storm. Juno flew directly over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot on Monday, passing an amazingly close 5,600 miles (9,000 kilometres) above the monster storm. The images snapped by JunoCam were beamed back Tuesday and posted online […]

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Spacecraft reveals beauty of solar system’s biggest storm

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A NASA spacecraft circling Jupiter is revealing the up-close beauty of our solar system’s biggest planetary storm. Juno flew directly over Jupiter’s Great Red Spot on Monday, passing an amazingly close 5,600 miles (9,000 kilometres) above the monster storm. The images snapped by JunoCam were beamed back Tuesday and posted online […]

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