NASA and NOAA Launch Climate Satellite | Talking Points Memo

NASA early Friday morning successfully launched its latest earth observing satellite, the lengthily-monikered National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Preparatory Project (NPP, for short), which will be used to monitor weather patterns and climate change from an orbit 512 miles above Earth’s north and south poles.


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