NASA launches satellite aimed at studying ice clouds • Earth.com

NASA launches satellite aimed at studying ice clouds

05-18-2017

Today’s Video of the Day comes from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and features a look at IceCube, a small satellite launched by NASA to study ice clouds.

IceCube was deployed from the International Space Station this week, and is merely the size of a loaf of bread. The satellite will allow scientists to study ice clouds from space using radiometer.

By Rory Arnold, Earth.com

Source: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center/Katy Mersmann

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