Looks at some of the many uses of satellites and how they relate to Earth science.
The LandSat program has been giving us data about the Earth for 40 years and is still going strong. Learn more about it in this video.
Reviews different space vehicles and the science of space travel.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Fantastic images of Earth from space are created from instruments on spacecraft. These images can affect how humans perceive their planet.
The hottest temperature ever recorded at a meteorological stations is not the hottest temperature Earth's surface has known.
For the past 25 years, satellites chronicled global change on Earth.
Describes how satellites enter and stay in orbit around a planet, and what happens when their time is up.