A Crisis in Global Weather, Climate, and Environmental Monitoring

Finding: The nation’s Earth observing system is beginning a rapid decline in capability as longrunning missions end and key new missions are delayed, 
lost, or canceled.

So says the National Research Council. I agree.

You can read this report at USA Today or this more detailed report at WattsUpWithThat.

Meanwhile, NOAA -- the agency in charge of the weather satellite program -- thinks it has the money for magicians.


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