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Archive for April, 2013

Apr 26, 2013Landsat 8 – Going Operational Social Media Event

Source: USGS Landsat Apr. 26, 2013 • On May 30, 2013, the… Read More



Apr 25, 2013How to Fly a Satellite at 17,000 MPH; The Historic Flight of Landsat 5

Source: Jennifer Harbster, Library of Congress Blog Apr. 25, 2013 • In… Read More



Apr 24, 2013LDCM Status Update for April 24, 2013

Source: NASA Apr. 24, 2013 • All spacecraft and instrument systems continue… Read More



Apr 22, 2013New NASA Satellite Takes the Salton Sea’s Temperature

An image from NASA’s LDCM satellite may look like a simple black-and-white image of a dramatic landscape, but it tells a story of temperature.



Apr 22, 2013For NASA to Build TIRS on Schedule, Every Day Counted

From the very beginning it was a looming ticking countdown clock to get the Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIRS) instrument ready for the Landsat Data Continuity Mission launch.



Apr 16, 2013LDCM Status Update for April 16, 2013

Source: NASA Apr. 16, 2013 • All spacecraft and instrument systems continue… Read More



Apr 10, 2013LDCM Satellite Sees Its Birthplaces

Building and launching the Landsat Data Continuity Mission required teams of people across the United States.



Apr 8, 2013New LDCM/Landsat 8 Image Examples Available from USGS

Source: USGS Landsat Project Apr. 8, 2013 • Greenbelt, Vandenberg, Gilbert and… Read More



Apr 5, 2013LDCM Status Update for April 5, 2013

Apr. 5, 2013 • All spacecraft and instrument systems continue to… Read More



Apr 4, 2013Land-Cover/Land-Use Change Program Holds 2013 Spring Science Team Meeting

Source: LCLUC Website Apr. 4, 2013 • The 2013 LCLUC Annual Spring… Read More



Jeanine Murphy-Morris
Apr 2, 2013Meet Jeanine Murphy-Morris

Aerospace engineer Jeanine Murphy-Morris has always been interested in flight,… Read More