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california greenin'

Here’s How California’s Bounce Back From Drought Looked From Space

Landsat satellites and airborne observatories monitored the state’s driest period in recorded history.
Becky Ferreira
6.20.17
Donald Trump

Can California Really Start Its Own Space Agency?

Gov. Jerry Brown said the state would “launch its own damn satellites” if Trump makes cuts to NASA’s environmental science programs.
Jason Koebler
12.15.16
Canada

Canada’s Rapidly ‘Greening’ North is Bad News For Everyone

A new study shows the Arctic is turning green.
Elizabeth Howell
6.3.16
Canada

A Single Satellite Image Couldn't Capture All of the Fort McMurray Fire

Data scientists want the images to capture the spread of the fire since its inception.
Emiko Jozuka
5.17.16
Hurricane

This Week in Storms: Typhoon Kila, Sudanese Dust, Hurricane Fred

Every day NASA satellites offer intense perspectives of global storms.
Michael Byrne
9.6.15
FRANCE

Meet Sentinel-2A, the Guardian Satellite Now Orbiting Earth

The satellite is equipped with color and infrared cameras, and will carry out environmental surveillance missions as part of the agency’s mission, called "Copernicus."
Pierre Longeray
6.23.15
Motherboard Blog

This Really Has Been the Hottest Year Ever of All Time (for Peppers and iPads Too)

Ever since CERN found the Higgs boson, they seem to just be showing off their giant science brains just for fun. A few weeks ago, the European megalab hosted American "Congress folk and Astronauts":http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-202_162-57479585/gabrielle...
BEN MAJOY
8.26.12