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Climate Change Clues Could Come From The Stratosphere
2013-01-10 09:57:10

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online NASA has announced plans to send an unmanned, remotely-controlled research vehicle into the upper atmosphere in order to find out what impact climate change is having on our planet. The program, which has been christened the Airborne Tropical Tropopause Experiment (ATTREX), will utilize instruments on board a long-range Global Hawk aircraft to collect measurements above the tropical Pacific Ocean, the US space agency explained....

2013-01-09 12:20:53

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Starting this month, NASA will send a remotely piloted research aircraft as high as 65,000 feet over the tropical Pacific Ocean to probe unexplored regions of the upper atmosphere for answers to how a warming climate is changing Earth. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) The first flights of the Airborne Tropical Tropopause Experiment (ATTREX), a multi-year airborne science campaign with a heavily...

2013-01-08 08:21:55

BOULDER, Colo., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ozone Mapping and Profiler Suite (OMPS) instrument being built for the first Joint Polar Satellite System satellite (JPSS-1) is progressing ahead of schedule and on budget. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130108/LA38923) The OMPS nadir sensor and main electronics box are in the final stages of unit testing, with testing of the integrated sensor suite planned for early spring of...

2013-01-07 08:22:19

STONEY CREEK, Ontario, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chancery Resources, Inc. (OTC: CCRY), to become AirTrona International, Inc., a provider of ozone-based sanitation services, today announced that it has gained increasing attention from industry participants for the result-driven engineering, quality craftsmanship and product reliability of its Ozone Laundry System. CCRY's President, Jim Cairns, stated, "Our Ozone Laundry System is designed for commercial laundries found in hotels,...

2013-01-02 12:20:51

STONEY CREEK, Ontario, Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chancery Resources, Inc. (OTC: CCRY), to become AirTrona International, Inc., a provider of ozone-based sanitation services, today announced that it had finalized plans for the marketing and implementation of its Master Franchise Program throughout the United States and Canada. CCRY's President, Jim Cairns, stated, "Our business continues to reflect consumers' demand for energy saving products, like our ozone laundry system. And, after...

2012-12-27 12:20:26

American Lung Association's "Healthy Air Agenda" Calls on the Obama Administration to Protect the Air We Breathe WASHINGTON, Dec. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Lung Association's new report "Protect the Air We Breathe: The Healthy Air Agenda" identifies the progress made in the United States on improving air quality, despite repeated interference from Big Polluters and members of Congress, and highlights the extensive work still necessary to protect the Clean Air Act...

2012-12-15 05:01:52

After years in development, Clean Water Systems & Stores Inc has introduced a new water purification system that removes a wide variety of contaminants from contaminated well and surface waters using a combination of hydrogen peroxide, ozone and UF technologies. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 Clean Water Systems has introduced its new line of easy-to-install peroxide-ozone water treatment systems with UF to meet the needs of homeowners and small communities on contaminated...

2012-12-13 08:21:27

DALLAS, December 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Sterilization Market [ETO Sterilization, E-Beam, Gamma, Steam, Vapor Hydrogen Peroxide (VHP), Hydrogen Gas Plasma, Ozone] (Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Food Applications), Equipments & Contract Services - Global Forecast To 2017" analyzes and studies the major market drivers, restraints and opportunities in North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World (RoW). Browse market data tables and...

2012-11-08 12:24:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Responsible Atmospheric Policy (Alliance), an industry coalition, today commended the U.S. government for successfully concluding 11 criminal and civil cases related to HCFC-22 refrigerant smuggling over the last two years. Individuals and companies were found guilty of various crimes related to the illegal importation or sale of over 3.3 million pounds of HCFC-22, fined over $1.5 million, required to forfeit proceeds of...

Antarctic Ozone Hole Getting Smaller
2012-10-25 05:04:49

[ Watch the Video: 2012 Ozone Hole Max ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to data from NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) satellites, the average area covered by the Antarctic ozone hole this year was the second smallest in the last 20 years, which scientists attribute to warmer temperatures in the Antarctic lower stratosphere. The ozone reached its maximum size for the 2012 season on September 22. On this date, it covered...


Latest Ozone Reference Libraries

sts-66
2012-05-12 09:22:57

Atlantis launched from Kennedy Space Center on November 3, 1994 at 11:59 AM EST and landed at Edwards AFB on November 14 at 7:33 AM PST. The shuttle orbited 174 times at an altitude of 164 nautical miles at an inclination of 57 degrees and travelled 4.5 million miles. The mission lasted 10 days, 22 hours, 34 minutes, and 2 seconds. This mission further advanced efforts to collect data about sun's energy output, chemical makeup of the Earth's middle atmosphere, and how these factors affect...

Earth's Atmosphere
2004-10-19 04:45:44

Earth's Atmosphere -- Earth's atmosphere consists of nitrogen (78.1%) and oxygen (20.9%), with small amounts of argon (0.9%), carbon dioxide (variable, but around 0.035%), water vapor, and other gases. The atmosphere protects life on Earth by absorbing ultraviolet solar radiation and reducing temperature extremes between day and night. 75% of the atmosphere exists within 11km of the planetary surface. Temperature and the Atmospheric Layers The temperature of the Earth's atmosphere...

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