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  • Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory

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  • Known as the GRAIL mission, or Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory, the satellites will launch together on a single Delta II rocket as early as 8.37am tomorrow 10.37pm AEST, when the launch window opens.

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  • Hardier than any pair of human eyes, GRAIL, which is short for Gene Relationships Across Implicated Loci, scans study abstracts for references to regions of the genome suspected to play a role in rheumatoid arthritis and compares these with previously confirmed risk factors.

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  • Also this month, the twin GRAIL probes will be in the proper orbit to begin their scientific observations of the moon!

    Zoe P. Strassfield: Plans and Precommitment: 2012 in Space!

  • GRAIL – the name stands for Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory – is a scaled-down analogue of GRACE, the twin US-German satellites that have been surveying the Earth's gravity from orbit since 2002.

    Spacewatch: GRAIL ready for launch

  • LRO should soon be joined by Nasa's twin GRAIL probes which are due to be launched together by a Delta 2 rocket at either 13:37 or 14:16 BST tomorrow, or at further instantaneous opportunities over the coming weeks.

    Spacewatch: GRAIL ready for launch

  • The visual style, especially in the action scenes, attempts to borrow from 300 ... but the slow-mo slaughter gets old really fast, and the giant gouts of blood being splashed around at every opportunity soon become silly, and began to remind me of nothing so much as the Black Knight sequence in MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL.

    You Can't Go Rome Again

  • State-run healthcare is the HOLY GRAIL of socialism!

    Aides: President to be 'very forceful' in Wednesday address

  • The visual style, especially in the action scenes, attempts to borrow from 300... but the slow-mo slaughter gets old really fast, and the giant gouts of blood being splashed around at every opportunity soon become silly, and began to remind me of nothing so much as the Black Knight sequence in MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL.

    The Future of Air Travel

  • GRAIL ($45M) delay or cancel - will effect next Disco AO

    What the MSL Bailout Looks Like - NASA Watch

  • But here it's accompanied by a bizarre and ridiculous introduction penned by David Hatcher Childress that's heavily dependent on HOLY BLOOD, HOLY GRAIL with the Knights presented as sworn enemies of the Church, privy to wisdom passed down from Atlantis.

    Dan Brown's statement to the court tells us how little he knows

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