Fortney: Top NASA engineer chooses her alma mater University of Calgary to pursue PhD

They were the brilliant minds whose precise formulas helped launch astronaut heroes like John Glenn and Neil Armstrong into space and return them home safely. Like millions around the world, Laura Lucier saw Hidden Figures, the acclaimed 2016 film about the black American women whose contribution to space exploration went unheralded for more than half a […]

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Fortney: Top NASA engineer chooses her alma mater University of Calgary to pursue PhD

They were the brilliant minds whose precise formulas helped launch astronaut heroes like John Glenn and Neil Armstrong into space and return them home safely. Like millions around the world, Laura Lucier saw Hidden Figures, the acclaimed 2016 film about the black American women whose contribution to space exploration went unheralded for more than half a […]

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Leaving the dome: Scientists emerge from year-long isolation in NASA project simulating life on Mars

One year ago, six scientists stepped into a small isolation dome meant to mimic what life would be like on Mars. On Sunday, the six-member team emerged, and are telling their stories

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Leaving the dome: Scientists emerge from year-long isolation in NASA project simulating life on Mars

One year ago, six scientists stepped into a small isolation dome meant to mimic what life would be like on Mars. On Sunday, the six-member team emerged, and are telling their stories

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