SwRI News Releases

SwRI’s Alan Stern receives Distinguished Public Service Medal — NASA’s highest civilian honor
New Horizons leader recognized for successful Pluto mission that completed initial reconnaissance of the solar system
[Tuesday, June 28, 2016]

SwRI’s Parker discovers moon over Makemake in the Kuiper Belt
Faint moon was previously obscured by the glare of the icy dwarf planet
[Monday, June 27, 2016]

SwRI team finds a possible solution to “faint young Sun paradox” in primordial asteroid impacts
Bombardment triggered atmospheric warming capable of sustaining liquid water
[Wednesday, June 22, 2016]

Southwest Research Institute announces creation of Permian Basin Joint Industry Project
SwRI presenting West Texas research at AAPG convention, discussing similar Austin Chalk initiative
[Thursday, June 16, 2016]

SwRI celebrating decade of unmanned systems program during Eurosatory
R&D leader develops technologies for autonomous vehicles used in defense, automotive sectors
[Tuesday, June 14, 2016]

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