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NASA to Discuss Latest EMIT Findings, Helps Address Climate Change

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Coral reefs are home to millions of species, from sponges to sea horses. They’re the most biologically diverse and species-rich marine ecosystem on Earth....

NASA Dust Detective Delivers First Maps From Space for Climate Science

In Brief: Measurements from EMIT, the Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation, will improve computer simulations researchers use to understand climate change. NASA’s Earth Surface Mineral...

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