30
July
2019

Columbia, Maryland--July 30, 2019. USRA’s Dr. Miguel Román, Director, Earth from Space Institute, recently visited several media outlets in New York City to discuss how the Earth from Space Institute (EfSI) is revolutionizing disaster response and resilience using space technology. Many of the visits generated a great deal of interest, including interest in the upcoming EfSI Symposium in October.

 Cheddar TV conducted a live interview with Miguel. (See below).  

Another interview was with the CBS affiliate in San Francisco--KPIX TV. Emily Turner, KPIX TV’s reporter was very interested in the topic particularly as it related to the earthquakes in California. The interview is now on Facebook and can be seen below.

KFI TV ‘s Trevor Gerdes from Los Angeles posted a writeup of Miguel’s interview and aired it. Coverage is av...

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June
12,
2019
| 05:25 PM America/New_York
Columbia MD and Mountain View CA. June 12, 2019. SOFIA observations reveal a strong magnetic field with a spiral shape at the center of the Milky Way that could explain why our galaxy’s black hole is “quiet.” Streamlines showing magnetic
June
05,
2019
| 04:54 PM America/New_York
Columbia, Maryland--June 17, 2019. Davide Venturelli, the lead scientist on quantum computing at Universities Space Research Association, and Alexei Kondratyev, managing director and head of data analytics at Standard Chartered Bank in London,
June
03,
2019
| 06:15 PM America/New_York
Coluumbia MD--June 3, 2019. Dr. Susan Strahan, a USRA scientist working at GESTAR at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, was interviewed by reporter Ray Coniff from Yale Environment 360 on the effect of ozone-depleting chemicals that are being
April
08,
2019
| 08:23 PM America/New_York
Columbia, Maryland—April 8, 2019.  Organized by the Universities Space Research Association, an independent non-profit organization, commissioned by the National Academies of Sciences to advance space- and aeronautics-related sciences exploration,
April
05,
2019
| 03:58 PM America/New_York
Columbia, MD. April 5, 2019. Universities Space Research Association (USRA)’s Program Director Louise Prockter, Director of LPI, was interviewed and quoted in the March 19, 2019 issue of The New York Times print edition in an article entitled