NASA research center opens first new lab in nearly 30 years
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Even before they cut the ribbon, a prototype tripod-mounted sensor was tracking the sun on the roof of the newly opened NASA-Langley Research Center’s Measurement Systems Laboratory.
Langley’s first new lab in nearly three decades officially opened on April 21. But Charles Hill, a scientist with NASA’s Stratospheric Aerosols and Gases Experiment, has already set up the program’s SAGE-IV prototype to see if it can bring 30-plus years. research program an even broader scope.