Latest Cloud Cover Stories

2009-06-18 15:17:00

HAMPTON, Va., June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A NASA cloud observation project is on a 13-month adventure to help promote ocean health. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) S'COOL, Students' Cloud Observations On-Line, was invited by the Around the Americas project to circumnavigate North and South America aboard the Ocean Watch, a steel-hulled, 64-foot sailboat. Visiting 31 ports in 11 countries over the course of a year, Ocean Watch will promote public...

2009-01-12 10:26:00

HAMPTON, Va., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A collaboration between students from around the globe and NASA atmospheric scientists who use student observations in cutting-edge climate research has reached a graduation-like benchmark - its 12th anniversary. (LOGO: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) NASA is marking the anniversary by inviting students everywhere to take part in Global Cloud Observation Day on Jan. 13, 2009. Students can make and report cloud...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.