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Polar Orbiting Environmental Satellite System
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Polar Orbiting Environmental Satellite System
NASA's National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Preparatory Project (NPP) mission collects critical data to help scientist unravel the mysteries of climate change.

The biggest and most important instrument is The Visible/Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite or VIIRS. This video focuses on VIIRS and why it is so important to Earth science.

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Posted by KMD on September 1, 2011
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