CloudSat Stories


NASA Satellites Show How Clouds Respond to Arctic Sea Ice Change

6 min read

Clouds are one of the biggest wildcards in predictions of how much and how fast the Arctic will continue to warm in the future. Depending on the time of the year and the changing environment in which they form and…


A Machine-Learning Assist to Predicting Hurricane Intensity

5 min read

NASA research could help to improve forecasts of whether a hurricane will suddenly intensify, which could give people in its path more time to prepare. In October 2015, Hurricane Patricia in the Northeast Pacific Ocean blew up from a Category…