NASA Earth Observatory: What's New Week of 21 August 2007

Status Report From: NASA's Earth Observatory
Posted: Wednesday, August 22, 2007


The latest from NASA's Earth Observatory (21 August 2007)

In the News:

* Latest Images:

* NASA News

  • Ozone Instrument Laid to Rest
  • Scouting Out Aerosols in Oklahoma
  • Web Page, Video Gives Educators an In-Depth Look at Hurricanes

* Media Alerts

  • Scientists Verify Predictive Model for Winter Weather
  • Record Low Arctic Sea Ice Extent Forecasted for 2007
  • Irrigation May not Cool the Globe in the Future

* Headlines from the press, radio, and television:

  • Water Levels in 3 Great Lakes Dip Far Below Normal
  • "Volcano Cure" for Warming? Not So Fast, Study Says
  • Arctic Sea Ice Shrinks to New Low
  • Irrigation Counteracts Global Warming
  • New Speed Limit Found for Worst Earthquakes
  • Lake Tahoe Warmer, Dirtier
  • Atlantic Yields Climate Secrets
  • Identifying Areas Vulnerable to Rising Sea Levels
  • Maverick Climate Scheme Gets Reality Check
  • Killer Quakes Kept in Check by Talc

* New Research Highlights

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