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NASA Researcher To Speak At Augustana

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A NASA researcher will be the special guest speaker at the John Deere Planetarium at Augustana College on Thursday night, January 23, 2014.

Dr. Lora Koenig will talk about monitoring polar ice in Greenland.

Koenig is an expert in remote sensing of ice sheets and snow.

She'll also talk about a new solar-powered robot that can monitor ice accumulation.

The free public lecture will take place at 7:00 p.m.