The Moon has Been Mildly Preventing Coastal Erosion, in the 2030s, That Protection Ends

According to a new study, the Moon will be entering an orbital phase by the mid-2030s, which will drastically affect…

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According to NASA, 2019 Was the Second Hottest Year on Record

NASA and the NOAA just announced that 2019 was the second hottest year on record. It barely edged out 2016,…

2 years ago

NASA’s Long-Term Climate Predictions have Proven to be Very Accurate, Within 1/20th of a Degree Celsius

There are a handful of major science institutions around the world that keep track of the Earth's temperature. They all…

3 years ago

Here’s the First Image From NOAA’s New Weather Satellite

The NOAA's GOES-17 satellite, a second-generation Earth-observing satellite, recently released its "first light" pictures of Earth.

4 years ago

Oops, low energy LEDs are increasing light pollution

According to a new study by an international team of scientists, the widespread use of LED lights could be bad…

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Astronomy Cast Ep. 462: Modeling the Weather

Have you noticed that weather forecasting has gotten much better in the last few years? Thanks to weather satellites, weather…

4 years ago

Astronomy Cast Ep. 461: Measuring the Weather with Satellites

What's the weather doing? Is it going to rain today? How much? What about temperatures? We depend on modern weather…

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New Age in Weather Forecasting Begins with Spectacular 1st Images from NASA/NOAA GOES-16 Observatory

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL - A new age has begun in the nations weather forecasting capabilities with the release today…

5 years ago

NASA: 2016 Was the Warmest Year on Record… Again!

According to independent analyses by NASA and the NOAA, 2016 was the warmest year on record, making it the 16th…

5 years ago

Trump Meeting Puts NASA Funding in Question

Trump's recent meeting with Al Gore in New York has fueled speculation about the future of NASAs Earth science missions,…

5 years ago