Articles tagged "jim gleason"

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NASA successfully launched NPP - weather-observing satellite to track climate change, natural disasters, global ice cover and more

NASA completed the successful launch of a weather-observing satellite that's intended to provide data for more accurate weather forecasts and climate change predictions.The National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS Preparatory

October 28, 2011

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NASA to launch weather-climate satellite Oct 27

A satellite that aims to help weather forecasters predict extreme storms and offer scientists a better view of climate change is being readied for launch this month.  The 1.5 billion dollar National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Preparatory

October 13, 2011