Terra: The EOS Flagship

Category: Earth ScienceCool Site: January  2004
In 2000, the Terra satellite, part of the Earth Observing System, began collecting data on our complex home planet. NASA scientists are planning "a thorough evaluation of the Earth system: land, ocean, atmosphere, and life, as well as the exchange of nutrients, carbon, heat, moisture and ... pollution among them."

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