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2023 Ozone Hole Ranks 16th Largest, NASA and NOAA Researchers Find

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Editor’s note: This article has been updated to clarify the ranking of the 2023 ozone hole.  It is the 12th…

Article9 months ago

NASA Technologies Receive Multiple Nods in TIME Inventions of 2023

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As NASA explores, innovates, and inspires through its work, agency inventions aimed at monitoring atmospheric pollution, studying samples from asteroids,…

Article9 months ago

What’s Going on with the Hole in the Ozone Layer? We Asked a NASA Scientist: Episode 44

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What’s going on with the hole in the ozone layer? There used to be a huge problem, and because of…

Article12 months ago

Two NASA Studies Find Lower Methane Emissions in Los Angeles Region

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Researchers found that emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas dropped for several years near the nation’s second-largest metropolitan area.

Article1 year ago

Ozone Hole Continues Shrinking in 2022, NASA and NOAA Scientists Say

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The annual Antarctic ozone hole reached an average area of 8.9 million square miles (23.2 million square kilometers) between Sept. 7…

Article2 years ago

Great Air Quality for the Great Lakes Region

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Air quality planning agencies in the U.S. Great Lakes region now include high-resolution NASA satellite data and near real-time Earth…

Article2 years ago