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Mark “Pocket” Goldberg Trio Headlines End of Summer Concert Celebration

Summer is almost over but the heat will still be on when the Mark “Pocket” Goldberg Trio performs at South Pasadena Library on Thursday, September 25, 5:00-6:30 p.m. The South Pasadena Arts Council (SPARC) and the Friends of South Pasadena Library will present the trio during the 4th Annual End of Summer Concert Celebration. The trio, composed of Mark “Pocket” Goldberg on lead vocals, Debra…

Video Preview of Wicked Lit 2014 – Opens in 2 Weeks

Unbound Productions Executive Director Jonathan Josephson, Artistic Director Paul Millet, and Producing Artistic Director Jeff G. Rack have announced details for WICKED LIT 2014, the 6th annual immersive theatre event that will take place at…

NASA’s Newest Mars Mission Spacecraft Enters Orbit around Red Planet

This image shows an artist concept of NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission. Image Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) spacecraft successfully entered Mars’ orbit at 7:24…

JPL’s RapidScat Wind Watcher Launches, Heads to Space Station

Sept. 21, 2014 — At Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40, the nine rocket engines roar to life on the Falcon launch vehicle. Image credit: NASA   A new NASA mission that…

NASA’s ISS-RapidScat is Headed Into Space!

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with ISS-RapidScat on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida early Saturday morning, Sept. 20, 2014 (EDT). Image credit: NASA NASA’s International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer,…

Monday, September 22

Today: Historical Discussion on Henry VIII in the Eyes of a Courtier

Susan Brigden, a published historian, will discuss during a lecture at the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens on Monday, September 22, 7:30 p.m.…

Tuesday, September 23

Tomorrow: Huntington to Hold Discussion on “Healthcare in China One Thousand Years Ago”

Nathan Sivin, a noted historian will discuss a golden period in Chinese history when medical practice shifted to a much more scholastic approach and medical…

Tuesday, September 23

Tomorrow: KPCC 89.3 Pays Tribute to Women in Space

Photo courtesy “Makers” KPCC 89.3 will pay tribute to the women engineers, mathematicians and astronauts in American history through a sneak preview screening of the…

Wednesday, September 24

Simpatico Guitar Duo Presents Night of Jazz Music at redwhite+bluezz

Peter Kavanaugh The Simpatico Guitar Duo composed of guitarists Peter Kavanaugh and Bob Robles will present a night of jazz and Latin grooves at redwhite+bluezz…

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NASA’s ISS-RapidScat to Launch Aboard SpaceX Rocket

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket on the launch pad at Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The rocket is carrying the ISS-RapidScat instrument to the International Space Station as part of a resupply mission. Image credit: NASA The launch of NASA’s International Space Station Rapid Scatterometer, or ISS-RapidScat, on board the fourth SpaceX commercial resupply services mission is scheduled for 11:14 p.m. PDT Sept. 19 (2:14 a.m. EDT Sept. 20). The instrument will monitor ocean winds from its perch on the space station. It will track hurricanes and storms, and provide a better understanding of Earth’s…

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