UARS


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UARSUpper Airway Resistance Syndrome
UARSUpper Atmosphere Research Satellite
UARSUnited Adventist Recreational Sports (est. 2006)
UARSUpper Airway Reflex Sensitivity
UARSUnit Automated Reservation System (software; US DoD)
UARSUnmanned Air Reconnaissance System
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UARS was one of about 20,000 pieces of space debris in orbit around Earth, and something of its size falls back into the atmosphere about once a year.
Most of UARS will burn up in the atmosphere, but up to 26 individual pieces, with a combined mass of about 1,100 pounds (500 kg), will survive the fall, said Nicholas Johnson, chief scientist of NASA's Orbital Debris Program office at the Johnson Space Center in Houston.
Sleep apnea, snoring, and UARS are all different manifestations of what Dr.
Patients with UARS do not have frequent enough apneic episodes to meet the criteria for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS).
UARS is the first satellite in NASA's "Mission to Planet Earth" global monitoring program.
"The detection of stratospheric fluorine gases, which are not natural, eliminates the possibility that chlorine from volcanic eruptions or some other natural source is responsible for the ozone hole over the Antarctic," says Mark Schoeberl, a NASA physicist on the UARS project.
The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) was the largest American space agency research platform to return uncontrolled from orbit in about 30 years.
The most important aspect of ensuring reimbursement for the evaluation and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS) is to predetermine whether the anticipated tests and procedures are covered services.
In March these requirements are met by the empty rocket casing that carried the Soviet Union's Cosmos 1939 to orbit, and in April by NASA's Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS).
Measurements made by the Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) also support the idea that destructive chemicals helped thin this winter's ozone.
The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) is the largest American space agency satellite to return uncontrolled into the atmosphere in about 30 years.
But the space agency says the 5,900 kg Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS) will likely miss North America.