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Daisy Thornton

Daisy Thornton

Digital Editor

Daisy Thornton joined Federal News Network as a digital editor in February 2016, after earning her B.A. in English from Old Dominion University. At ODU, Daisy served as both news editor and copy editor for the student newspaper, The Mace and Crown, where she focused her coverage on crime, university policy and student voting.

This image provided by NASA, Italian astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti and Russian cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev perform maintenance on the International Space Station on Thursday, July 21, 2022.  Cristoforetti teamed up with Artemyev to work on the International Space Station’s newest robot arm. The 37-foot (11-meter) mechanical limb _ contributed by the European Space Agency _ rocketed into orbit with a Russian lab last July.   (NASA via AP).

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Edge computing enables NOAA to push workloads closer to public consumers, not just field researchers

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