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NASA Helps Cops Catch Criminals On Earth With Video Technology Invented By Space Scientists

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September 7, 2000
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NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
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FBI and other law enforcement officers - whose investigations are normally down-to-Earth - recently have been seeking the help of two NASA scientists who study the Sun and storms like hurricanes. The NASA researchers -- using their expertise and equipment for analyzing satellite video -- created technology that can dramatically improve TV images including crime scene videos.

FBI and other law enforcement officers - whose investigations are normally down-to-Earth - recently have been seeking the help of two NASA scientists who study the Sun and storms like hurricanes.


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NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. "NASA Helps Cops Catch Criminals On Earth With Video Technology Invented By Space Scientists." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 7 September 2000. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000905101634.htm>.
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. (2000, September 7). NASA Helps Cops Catch Criminals On Earth With Video Technology Invented By Space Scientists. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 24, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000905101634.htm
NASA Marshall Space Flight Center. "NASA Helps Cops Catch Criminals On Earth With Video Technology Invented By Space Scientists." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000905101634.htm (accessed April 24, 2014).

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