This week, the Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 mission was discussed during a prelaunch briefing at NASA headquarters. OCO-2, the first NASA spacecraft dedicated to studying carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere, will provide a more complete, global picture of CO-2, the leading human-produced greenhouse gas affecting our climate. Launch is scheduled for July 1 from California's Vandenberg Air Force Base. Also, Bolden at National Aeronautic Associa ...
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Jun 14 2014, 3:31am CDT