Liz Chudoba, water quality program manager for the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay (left), and Annie Bronez, volunteer coordinator for the Potomac Riverkeeper Network (right), show a group of volunteers how to measure the pH of the Potomac River at National Harbor during a training session in May. (Whitney Pipkin)

Bacterial monitoring goes mobile in and around the District

Boat-based lab and swimming app let public know when it’s safe to go in the water Whitney Pipkin, BayJournal.com When

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The logo for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing gives a nod to the past with a few elements borrowed from the original Apollo program emblem, and a glimpse into the future with a graphic depiction of NASA’s vision for the next half-century of deep space exploration. The arc through the word “Apollo” represents Earth’s limb, or horizon, as seen from a spacecraft. It serves as a reminder of how the first views of Earth from the Moon – one of NASA’s crowning achievements – forever transformed the way we see ourselves as human beings. It also affirms NASA’s intention to continue pushing the boundaries of knowledge and delivering on the promise of American ingenuity and leadership in space. Credits: NASA/Matthew Skeins

NASA Adds Events to Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing

News Release, NASA NASA is offering new opportunities, in addition to those announced July 2, for America to celebrate with the

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