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Flood maps key in storm season

Federally backed mortgage companies require flood insurance for homes in flood plains, but rapid growth in the Carolinas is rendering many flood maps obsolete.

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Spirit's View from 'Engineering Flats'

This 360-degree view from a site dubbed "Engineering Flats" combines several frames taken by the navigation camera on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit during the rover's 182nd martian day, or sol (July 7, 2004).

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Genesis Mission Status Report

Genesis team scientists and engineers continue their work on the mission's sample return canister in a specially constructed clean room at the U.S. Army Proving Ground in Dugway, Utah.

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