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Terra revealed that Tropical Cyclone Glenda was being stretched out by wind shear on Feb. 27. […]
Fri, Feb 27, 2015
NASA's Terra satellite captured an image of the snow-covered eastern U.S. that looks like the states have been sitting in […]
Fri, Feb 20, 2015
NASA's Terra satellite passed over central and eastern Australia early on Feb. 19 and two images from the Moderate Resolution […]
Thu, Feb 19, 2015

Dust Dominates Foreign Aerosol Imports to North America

Dust Moving West of Sea of Japan

NASA and university scientists have made the first measurement-based estimate of the amount and composition of tiny airborne particles that arrive in the air over North America each year. With a 3-D view of the atmosphere now possible from satellites, the scientists calculated that dust, not pollution, is the main ingredient of these imports.Read more.

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