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Team of small satellites

Sreeja Nag Highlighted in MIT News

Sreeja Nag was highlighted on the cover of MIT news: “A team of small, shoebox-sized satellites, flying in formation around the Earth, could estimat...

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ORACLES flowchart of mission activities

ORACLES press release on nasa.gov

A new NASA airborne field experiment planned for this summer will make key airborne measurements of clouds and smoke particles over the southeastern A...

NASA Ames' Science Director delivers 2015 State of the...

Dr. Michael D. Bicay, Director of the Science Directorate at NASA Ames Research Center held an all-hands meeting for Code S employees at the Syverston...

New NASA global data set to forecast future global temperature chages

NASA Releases Detailed Global Climate Change Projections

NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan made an announcement Tuesday, about the work that the NEX team has done in partnership w/ the NAS (NASA Advanced Sup...

NASA Releases Detailed Global Climate Change Projections
Areas of disturbed forest and woodland cover in Santa Clara County.

Major changes in Forest and woodland vegetation cover in Santa...

  A new study published in the journal "Current Urban Studies" by NASA Ames scientist Christopher Potter has documented major changes in forest and...

Collage of Global Hawk photos taken during the 2014 mission. Image Credit:  NASA/ Brian Kelly and Erin Czech

HS3 Hurricane Mission Investigated Four Tropical Cyclones in...

NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel, or HS3, mission investigated four tropical cyclones in the 2014 Atlantic Ocean hurricane season: Cristobal...

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The DC-8 airborne laboratory is one of several NASA aircraft that will fly in support of five new investigations into how different aspects of the interconnected Earth system influence climate change.

NASA Airborne Campaigns Tackle Climate Questions from Africa to...

Five new NASA airborne field campaigns will take to the skies starting in 2015 to investigate how long-range air pollution, warming ocean waters, and ...

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Earth Science at Ames

Who We Are & What We Do

Highlights for the week of 15 - 19 August 2016

Key Meetings/Event and Attendees:
 

  • Robert Dahlgren and Ethan Pinsker: 
    Mountain View-based tech giants met with the public for a local technology showcase in downtown Mountain View on Thursday afternoon.  A free event for the public, the technology showcase brought together tech companies, food trucks and the Mountain View Police Department to one spot at Mountain View's civic plaza. Tech companies including Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft and 23andMe were there along with NASA to answer general questions and talk about their company locations.

New Publications:

  • Matthew Johnson had a first-author publication accepted for publication in Atmosphere titled “Evaluating summer-time ozone enhancement events in the southeast United States”.  This study evaluated source attribution of ozone lamina occurring in various vertical extents of the troposphere over the southeast United States measured by NASA TOLNet lidar observations.

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