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Major Study Finds Ice Sheet Loss at Both Poles Increasing

(Source NASA) – An international team of experts supported by NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) has combined data from multiple satellites and aircraft to produce the most comprehensive…

Antarctic Ozone Hole Second Smallest in 20 Years

NASA/NOAA– The average area covered by the Antarctic ozone hole this year was the second smallest in the last 20 years, according to data from NASA and National Oceanic and…

Satellites show cold snap in Europe..its COooooooold!

(Source NASA) – Rare snowstorms in Rome and Tripoli and mounting death tolls from exposure were among the consequences of a severe cold snap in Europe in late January and…

Satellites confirm Earth total ice mass is decreasing.

NASA Mission Takes Stock of Earth’s Melting Land Ice WASHINGTON — In the first comprehensive satellite study of its kind, a University of Colorado at Boulder-led team used NASA data…

Earth Warming 2011 Ninth-Warmest Year on Record

Global Warming is taking place, data undeniable (Source NASA) – The global average surface temperature in 2011 was the ninth warmest since 1880, according to NASA scientists. The finding continues…

Largest Iceberg ever recorded finally breaks up, Ross Iceshelf B-15

Ross Iceberg B15 ends 12 years after it broke off When Terra Earth Observation Satellite was launched by NASA in December of 1999 the timing was perfect. In March of…

Greenhouse gas index continues climbing

(SOURCE NOAA ) NOAA’s Patricia Lang prepares to measure greenhouse gas levels inside a flask that is part of NOAA’s global air sampling network. Network measurements, made from remote sites…