Tuesday, June 15, 2010

NOAA Launches Oil Spill Mapping Site

People interested in keeping track of the latest on the Deepwater Horizon spill cleanup efforts can now do so on a new Web site developed by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

The site provides up-to-the-minute information about efforts to respond to the spill that occurred April 20, and is part of NOAA's ongoing transparency plan, according to the agency.

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Monday, June 14, 2010

Moon Zoo

The goal of the Moon Zoo website is "to provide detailed crater counts for as much of the Moon's surface as possible." Be sure to check out the website by scrolling over the link:

In the meantime check out our library display in front of the circulation desk on the Men & women who have made space travel a reality: Read about the Mercury, Gemini & Apollo Missions from the astronauts who carried them out and lived to tell the tale.