Latest Landsat Data Continuity Mission Stories
Scientists studying the Aral Sea's changing ecology and retreating shoreline have looked to Landsat -- and a new feature of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission will help ensure they get a clear, cloud-free view.
An image from an instrument aboard NASA's Landsat Data Continuity Mission or LDCM satellite may look like a typical black-and-white image of a dramatic landscape, but it tells a story of temperature.
NASA officials announced on Thursday the release of the first images taken by the Landsat Data Continuity Mission satellite, which was launched in February.
ESA and NASA have joined forces to ensure that Sentinel-2 and the newly launched Landsat Data Continuity Mission offer compatible data products, thereby bringing greater benefits to users of images of Earth’s land and coastal zones.
NASA has given the Landsat mission a go for launch on Monday, during which the Landsat Data Continuity Mission spacecraft will ride aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket towards its orbit.
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will attend the launch of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Monday, Feb. 11. The launch is scheduled for 10:02 a.m. PST.
- A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.