At NASA's Langley hangar, Bruce Anderson, project scientist for the ACCESS (Alternative Fuel Effects on Contrails and Cruise Emissions) experiment, stood in between NASA's HU-25C airplane and a group of media visitors armed with cameras, notepads, and smartphones as he explained the recently completed series of flights.
Deriving Information on Surface conditions from Column and Vertically Resolved Observations Relevant to Air Quality studies pollution where we live and breathe.› Read More
NASA's CALIPSO satellite collects information on the distribution and movement of clouds and particles, called aerosols, in Earth's atmosphere.› Read More
Celebrate Earth Month this year by engaging your students with 30 new Earth science lessons developed by NASA!› Learn More →
SAGE III on ISS Mission Operations Manager Brooke Thornton.› Read More
NASA researchers joined with scientists at Chicago's Morton Arboretum to learn more about the biomechanics of tree failure.
"Know Your Earth 3.0, Local Connections" focuses on educating students, teachers and the public about NASA Earth science research.
To track our planet's ozone layer, NASA is about to launch SAGE III, slated for installation on the International Space Station in 2014.› Read More →
The DISCOVER-AQ team completed their second destination in a five-year mission to study the air we breathe.
Teachers are parlaying interest in the DISCOVER-AQ campaign into science lessons for students.