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Operation IceBridge Spring Campaign Ends

NASA’s Operation IceBridge completes 2016 Arctic Spring Campaign which studied the Greenland Ice Sheet and Arctic sea ice. From NASA Operation IceBridge, NASA’s airborne survey…


NASA’s IMERG Estimates Rainfall

NASA estimates rainfall totals in recent Texas and Oklahoma flooding using its Integrated Multi-satellitE Retrievals for GPM (IMERG). From NASA NASA’s Integrated Multi-satellitE Retrievals for GPM (IMERG)…


NASA Study Reveals Arctic Greening

NASA satellite imagery highlights details of Arctic greening. Almost a third of the land cover – much of it Arctic tundra – is looking more like…


Evidence Of An Ice Age On Mars

Scientists discover evidence of an ice age on Mars from space probe radar imagery of the Martian north pole. Data reveal information about climate change….




Farms Main Source Of Aerosol Air Pollution

Farms are the dominant source of fine particulate air pollution across much of the world, according to new research.  Ammonia from heavily fertilized fields and livestock…


NASA Urges CSIRO To Keep Aerosol Monitors

Australia’s Fairfax Media is reporting that US space agency NASA has appealed to Australia not to close down an atmospheric aerosol monitoring network as part…



NASA: Alberta Wildfire From Space

Suomi NPP satellite continues to monitor the huge Alberta wildfire. On May 6, 2016, all of Fort McMurray is under a mandatory evacuation order. The Fort…


Alberta Wildfire Seen From Space

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite sees massive Alberta wildfire day and night. More than 1,600 homes and buildings have been destroyed by the blaze and more than…


Tropics Push High Clouds Poleward

Expanding tropics are pushing high altitude clouds towards poles, NASA study finds. A previously observed trend of high altitude clouds in the mid-latitudes shifting toward…


NASA Study: CO2 Greens Earth

Earth’s vegetated lands have shown significant greening over the last 35 years largely due to rising levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2).  Increased concentrations of…