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SOFIA finds missing link between supernovae, planet formation

Posted March 27, 2015 by

Using NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, an international scientific team discovered that supernovae are capable of producing a substantial amount of the material from which planets like Earth can form.

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Thunderbirds, Hornet, Harriers, warbirds all dazzle at L.A. County Air Show

Posted March 27, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

All eyes were on the sky at the second annual L.A. County Air Show March 21-22.

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AFAF campaign taking off at Edwards

Posted March 20, 2015 by Kenji Thuloweit

This year's Air Force Assistance Fund campaign officially kicks off March 23 at Edwards, and the secretary of the Air Force approved a $5.97 million goal for this year's campaign.

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Salutes & Awards

Edwards thanked for ‘saluting’ AV youth

Posted March 20, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

The Antelope Valley Union High School District recognized Edwards AFB March 17 for its contributions to the area's annual Salute to Youth event.

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412th CPTS ‘Weaves the Stories of Women’s Lives’

Posted March 20, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Celebrating Women's History dates back to 1987 when Congress passed a law designating March as Women's History Month.

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Health & Safety

Find your ‘happy place’ in yoga

Posted March 20, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Melissa Hoffman, a configuration manager at NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center, first started doing yoga after high school.

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Local

Team Edwards undergoes combined IG inspection

Posted March 20, 2015 by Jet Fabara

How do Air Force bases gauge whether they are up to par with Air Force standards on how to operate and function as an installation? That's where Inspector General Unit Effectiveness Inspections play an important role.

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Health & Safety

March marks Brain Injury Awareness Month

Posted March 13, 2015 by Karen S. Guice, M.D., M.P.P.

Often called one of the "invisible wounds of war," traumatic brain injury is the result of a blow or jolt to the head that disrupts the normal function of the brain. Anyone can suffer a TBI, it can happen on the sports field, in your home, or on the job.

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TPS students ‘stay classy’ during test management project

Posted March 13, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

It's Test Management Project season at the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School. In order to earn a master's degree in flight test, each student must successfully complete a TMP, the school's equivalent of a thesis, and present the results in June.

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90-year-old Holocaust survivor tells resilient story

Posted March 13, 2015 by Rebecca Amber

Albert Rosa is 90 years old today. He is happy and energetic and boldly proclaims, "God bless America, it's the best land in the world."

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