CALIPSO, Discovery, and Tito

Episode 349 · April 28th, 2018 · 6 mins 18 secs

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Episode Links:

CALIPSO Mission Page

CloudSat-CALIPSO Launch Press Kit (PDF)

Educators, this website has some information on a lot of Earth science missions, so be sure to check it out.
The Afternoon Constellation- The "A-Train" NASA

This was the visualization I was talking about in today's episode.
CALIPSO observes Saharan dust crossing the Atlantic Ocean

This version of the video has some commentary.
NASA | Satellite Tracks Saharan Dust to Amazon in 3-D

STS-39 Mission Page

STS-39 Press Kit (PDF)

World's first space tourist 10 years on: Dennis Tito- BBC