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Army vet who tended bar accused by FBI of conspiring in Capitol insurrection

In her Ohio hometown, Jessica Watkins is known as a veteran who runs a bar. To the FBI, she's a militant leader who stormed the US Capitol.
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‘Cowboys For Trump’ Founder, Metal Guitarist Among Those Facing Charges For Capitol Attack

Federal authorities continue to churn out criminal complaints against individuals who allegedly took part in the storming of the Capitol earlier this month. Over the weekend, some familiar faces got wrapped up by the feds.  “Cowboys For Trump” Founder Couy Griffin  Perhaps most recognizable of the group -- no offense to the others -- was Cowboys for Trump founder Couy Griffin. Griffin, who’s also an elected commissioner in Otero County, New Mexico, led the mob of Trump supporters in praye...
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Insurrectionists Reportedly Used Walkie-Talkie App Zello To Storm the Capitol

Members of a violent and deadly mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol on January 6 reportedly communicated with each other through the walkie-talkie app Zello — a company long criticized for its failure to moderate the far-right extremist content it sometimes hosts. Read more...
Tags: Science, App, Content, Company, Capitol, Jessica Watkins, Zello, Militia Members, Ohio State Regular


NASA is hiring astronauts to go to the moon and Mars. The agency's selection manager says she looks for these 5 qualities in candidates.

NASA is taking applications for new astronaut candidates through 11:59 p.m. ET on March 31. During last year's selection process, NASA picked less than 1 in 1,500 applicants for the job. Anne Roemer, the agency's astronaut selection manager, and new astronaut Jessica Watkins offered Business Insider advice to would-be applicants. The two say it's important to have excellent people skills, provide more information rather than less on your resume, be yourself, show your unique hobbies and intere...
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NASA asked kids to name its new Mars rover, and the 9 finalists include Ingenuity and Fortitude. Now it's time to vote.

NASA plans to launch its next Mars rover in July. The robot will search for signs of ancient alien life and collect rock samples. Kids across the country submitted 28,000 essays in a contest to name the new rover, which is temporarily called Mars 2020.  Here are the nine finalists, from "Endurance" to "Fortitude." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. NASA is almost ready to send its next rover to Mars. Engineers have tested the robot's wheels and tried out its cameras. All it n...
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Understanding the Drivers of Conflict in Iraq

By Toby Dodge, Zeynep Kaya, Kyra Luchtenberg, Sarah Mathieu-Comtois, Bahra Saleh, Christine M. van den Toorn, Andrea Turpin-King and Jessica Watkins. It has now been over a year since the liberation of Mosul by Iraqi government forces in July 2017. This victory marks a new stage in the violent conflict that has destabilised Iraq since regime change in 2003. In some ways, this breakthrough can be compared firstly to the initial aftermath of the invasion itself from April 2003 until the insurgen...
Tags: News, Iraq, US, Iraq Business News, Lse, Baghdad, Mosul, Haider al Abadi, Kirkuk, Da esh, Jessica Watkins


Meet two astronaut candidates who can help NASA do science on other worlds

Two of NASA's new astronaut candidates are particularly suited to conduct scientific research on other worlds: Zena Cardman, a geobiologist, and Jessica Watkins, a geologist
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Meet Jessica Watkins, The Only Black Woman In NASA's Newest Astronaut Class

Watch out, universe. NASA’s newest class of astronauts includes one woman with some serious black girl magic. NASA announced its first class of astronaut candidates since 2013 on Wednesday. The twelve candidates from various backgrounds and fields of study met some pretty rigorous requirements and made it to the top of the pool of 18,300 applicants, a record number for NASA. Among them is one black woman: Jessica Watkins. Y'ALL NASA JUST ANNOUNCED THEIR NEWEST ASTRONAUTS. SHOUTOUT TO BLACK ...
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Meet Jessica Watkins, The Only Black Woman In NASA's Newest Astronaut Class

Watch out, universe. NASA’s newest class of astronauts includes one woman with some serious black girl magic. The twelve candidates from various backgrounds and fields of study met some pretty rigorous requirements and made it to the top of the pool of 18,300 applicants, a record number for NASA. Among them is one black woman: Jessica Watkins.
Tags: Science, Nasa, Jessica Watkins


NASA's New Astronaut Class Is Full Of Talented Women

NASA just graduated its newest class of astronauts. Out of the over 18,300 applicants from all around the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico, there are the 12 who were selected. For those doing the math, that puts the odds of being selected at less than 1 in 1,500. 2017's class is full of incredibly talented people with backgrounds ranging from engineering, the Navy, the Marines, to geoscience. One of the most exciting parts? Roughly half of them are ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Maryland, Navy, Stanford, Germany, Nasa, International Space Station, Arizona, Cambridge, Mars, Houston, University of Cambridge, Ucla, Puerto Rico, Jpl