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News - February 5, 2010

Obama's budget boosts NASA Ames

Loss of moon mission means big gains for research at Moffett

by Daniel DeBolt

The announcement of President Barack Obama's new direction for space exploration has caused some rancor in other parts of the country, where NASA's flagship moon program and its associated jobs will be lost. But here in Mountain View, NASA Ames' Silicon Valley programs are getting a boost, officials say.

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E-mail Daniel DeBolt at ddebolt@mv-voice.com


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