NASA launching Landsat 9


If you’ve used Google Earth before you’ve seen images of our planet that only a satellite can bring you.

Many of these images come from the Landsat mission, which has been monitoring how  Earth is changing for nearly 50 years. NASA and the USGS will be launching Landsat 9 today to continue bringing you those images, which help experts manage wildfires and water resources and help track the impacts of climate change.

Here to tell us about the mission is NASA scientist Jeff Maset. 

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