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NASA's two eyes on Tropical Cyclone Daya

Two of NASA's "eyes" have been watching Tropical Cyclone Daya and providing data to forecasters. As Tropical Cyclone Daya continued to move away from La Reunion Island in the Southern Indian Ocean, NASA's RapidScat instrument ...

dateFeb 11, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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NASA sees Tropical Storm 10S form

Tropical Storm 10S developed as NASA's Terra satellite passed over the Southern Indian Ocean. The tropical storm developed from tropical low pressure area 96S between Madagascar and La Reunion Island.

dateFeb 10, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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Drones at the service of biodiversity

To study how living systems respond to climate change, it is necessary to take a look at the ecological living conditions of animal and plant species. For most of these organisms (insects, reptiles, plants, etc.), observations ...

dateFeb 10, 2016 in Ecology
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Terrestrial laser scanning in California

Terrestrial Laser Scanner (TLS) is a powerful mapping tool that helps us to image natural surfaces at centimeter scale, which is established in this research study by evaluating the performance of long-range TLS, Riegl Z620i ...

dateFeb 09, 2016 in Earth Sciences
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