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A New View From A New Landsat Mission
2013-03-22 05:59:31

NASA officials announced on Thursday the release of the first images taken by the Landsat Data Continuity Mission satellite, which was launched in February.

Satellite Views Of Nor'easter Lifespan Provided By NASA
2013-02-12 13:06:44

NASA and NOAA satellites have provided animations and images of the coupling of two low pressure areas that created the now historic winter-time nor'easter that brought more than two feet of snow to portions of the New England states on Feb. 8 and 9, 2013.

NASA, USGS Program Helps Find Patterns In Forest Disturbances
2013-01-15 13:54:06

A new NASA and USGS satellite computer program is now able to help find patterns that had been buried within vast amounts of scientific data.

New Landsat Probe Arrives At Vandenberg
2012-12-21 07:04:27

The Landsat Data Continuity Mission, the eighth probe in NASA's long-running satellite imagery acquisition program, has been delivered to California's Vandenberg Air Force Base in preparation for its upcoming launch

2012-11-30 16:29:15

A stunning array of images of our home planet, taken by Earth-observing science satellites, are featured in a new NASA publication. The book, "Earth as Art," is available in hardcover, electronically, and as a free iPad application.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.