NASA's Flying Observatory: Not a Kid's Telescope

July 15 (Bloomberg) –- NASA'S flying observatory lets scientists reach the edge of the atmosphere to look at the stars. The heavily-modified Boeing 747 carries an ultra-powerful telescope that captures images neither satellites in space nor telescopes on the ground can achieve. The program was almost axed due to cuts in NASA's budget, but was salvaged by a $70 million House allocation. Bloomberg looks at NASA's SOFIA. (Corrects date of next flight.) (Source: Bloomberg)
Kleiner Perkins Attorney Speaks on Pao Suit Verdict
06:41 - Lynne Hermle, an attorney for Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, speaks about the verdict in the Ellen Pao's suit against the venture-capital firm. A jury soundly rejected Pao's claims of gender discrimination by Kleiner. (Source: Bloomberg)
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