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Fraser
2010-Jan-20, 12:10 AM
We all know how satellites make our lives better and easier (television, communications, GPS, weather forecasting, etc) but satellites also directly save people's lives. In 2009 alone, satellites helped with the rescue of 195 people during life-threatening situations throughout the United States and its surrounding waters. In each incident, a NOAA satellites [...]

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