March Breaks Alaska’s Hot Streak
Temperatures in Alaska have been high, but the seventeen-month warm streak came to an end in March 2017. Maps from AIRS show the anomaly.view image
AIRS Celebrates 15 Years in Space
The AIRS instrument, launched 15 years ago on NASA's Aqua satellite, significantly increased weather forecasting accuracy, and it continues to be a valuable asset for forecasters worldwide.full story
NASA Satellite Identifies Global Ammonia 'Hotspots'
Study ties fertilizers, animal waste, changes to atmospheric chemistry and climate change to increased ammonia over the United States, Europe, China and Indiafull story
Data from AIRS has contributed to numerous findings in the areas of weather science, climate science, atmospheric composition and air quality.full story