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Studying Earth from ground to orbit.

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We are all connected by water. As we get closer to launching SWOT, we’re focusing on and want to hear from you! 🌊

Share a photo, video, or questions about the mission and we might share it on the launch broadcast. Submit today ➡️ go.nasa.gov/3usJ368

We are all connected by water. As we get closer to launching SWOT, we’re focusing on #TrackingWorldWater and want to hear from you! 🌊 Share a photo, video, or questions about the mission and we might share it on the launch broadcast. Submit today ➡️ go.nasa.gov/3usJ368
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Warm temperatures and a lack of rain have primed forests in Argentina and Bolivia to burn.

NASA's Terra satellite captured smoke from the wildland fires visible on November 27, 2022. Red dots indicate active blazes.
More: go.nasa.gov/3F0DikH

Warm temperatures and a lack of rain have primed forests in Argentina and Bolivia to burn. @NASA's Terra satellite captured smoke from the wildland fires visible on November 27, 2022. Red dots indicate active blazes. More: go.nasa.gov/3F0DikH
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An aurora recently dipped south of the Arctic Circle and put on a show over mainland Nunavut and Hudson Bay.

The nighttime light of the aurora was detected by the @noaa @nasa Suomi NPP satellite. go.nasa.gov/3OTHEik

An aurora recently dipped south of the Arctic Circle and put on a show over mainland Nunavut and Hudson Bay. The nighttime light of the aurora was detected by the @noaa @nasa Suomi NPP satellite. go.nasa.gov/3OTHEik
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, Mauna Loa, the world’s largest active volcano, is erupting after a 38-year pause! 🌋

This animation shows a plume of sulfur dioxide (SO₂) coming from the volcano and traveling across the Pacific Ocean over the following 3 days.

Read on for the climate implications ⬇️

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Water is essential to life on Earth, and the SWOT mission will help communities, scientists, and researchers better understand this finite and vital resource by .

💧 It's slated for launch on Dec. 15.

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🚀 LAUNCH UPDATE: The Surface Water and Ocean Topography satellite is now scheduled to launch on Dec. 15 at 3:46am PST.

The will lift off from Vandenberg Space Force Base aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.

⏩blogs.nasa.gov/swot/

🚀 LAUNCH UPDATE: The Surface Water and Ocean Topography satellite is now scheduled to launch on Dec. 15 at 3:46am PST. The #SWOTmission will lift off from Vandenberg Space Force Base aboard a @SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. ⏩blogs.nasa.gov/swot/
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The next generation of NASA Earth science is moving forward.

Following an independent review, we’re implementing recommendations to ensure that our Earth System Observatory will meet all science goals to help us understand our changing planet: go.nasa.gov/3uaNZwa

The next generation of @NASAEarth science is moving forward. Following an independent review, we’re implementing recommendations to ensure that our Earth System Observatory will meet all science goals to help us understand our changing planet: go.nasa.gov/3uaNZwa
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You’ve heard of baked potatoes, but how about baked spacecraft? As we ready the PACE satellite for launch, we gathered all the ingredients, um…instruments, and baked ourselves a fresh satellite. Follow along for the hows & whys of homemade spacecraft: go.nasa.gov/3ir1TaJ

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'Water unites us all.'

Meet Tahani Amer, who oversees Earth science missions for NASA, including the international Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT) satellite, which is scheduled to launch next month. This mission will track water on more than 90% of Earth's surface.

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NASA is canceling development of its GeoCarb mission to pursue other options to measure & observe greenhouse gases that were not previously available, like the EMIT instrument on the International Space Station & the upcoming Earth System Observatory. go.nasa.gov/3immX2r

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The southeastern shore of the Hudson Bay forms a near perfectly curved shoreline.

Called the Nastapoka Arc, this curved shoreline has prompted an ongoing debate over its formation.

Read more about this geologic puzzle: go.nasa.gov/3XS8DPx 🪨 🧩

The southeastern shore of the Hudson Bay forms a near perfectly curved shoreline. Called the Nastapoka Arc, this curved shoreline has prompted an ongoing debate over its formation. Read more about this geologic puzzle: go.nasa.gov/3XS8DPx 🪨 🧩
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The wetlands of Adair Bay mark the transition between the Great Altar Desert in northwestern Mexico and the Gulf of California.

In this International Space Station astronaut photo, mangroves and other salt-tolerant plants appear green and blue waterways snake through gray mudflats.

The wetlands of Adair Bay mark the transition between the Great Altar Desert in northwestern Mexico and the Gulf of California. In this @Space_Station astronaut photo, mangroves and other salt-tolerant plants appear green and blue waterways snake through gray mudflats.
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