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Earth & Sky Radio Interviews AIRS Science Team Leader Dr. Moustafa Chahine


November 14, 2009

AIRS Science Team Leader Mous Chahine was recently interviewed by Beth Lebwohl for Earth & Sky, a short radio program that focuses on science topics. In the interview titled "No area on Earth immune from effects of greenhouse gases", Mous is asked about carbon dioxide and the AIRS mission and instrument.


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Listen to the Interview

JPL's Moustafa Chahine.

Image credit: NASA/JPL

"From AIRS we made the discovery...carbon dioxide is not well-mixed."