NASA Facts: NASA's Mission to Planet Earth


Entry_ID: GCRIO 095 GCRIO_Inventory: 3 Entry_Title: NASA Facts: NASA's Mission to Planet Earth Agency_Name: NASA>National Aeronautics and Space Administration Start_Date: 1992-12-02 Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest

Provides overview of NASA's Mission to Planet Earth, launched in 1991.
Mission to Planet Earth is a global-scale examination of the Earth to study the
interaction of all the environmental factors - air, water, land, biota.
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Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: NASA Office of Mission to Planet Earth
Dataset_ID: same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Johnson
First_Name: Danin
Email: None
Phone: (202) 479-0360
Fax: (202) 479-2566
Group: Address
Document Resource Facility
Earth Science Support Office
300 D Street, SW, Suite 840
Washington, DC 20024
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Storage_Medium: 2 pages printed matter
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Water Vapor
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Aerosols
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Air Quality
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Ash
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Carbon Dioxide
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Chlorofluorocarbons
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Clouds
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Contaminants
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Humidity
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Methane
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Nitric Acid
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Nitrogen
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Nitrogen Dioxide
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Oxygen
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Ozone
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition>Trace Elements
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Environmental Science
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Earth Science
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Oceanography
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Planetary Science
Location: Globall
Keyword: UARS>Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite
Keyword: NASA>National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Keyword: Mission to Planet Earth
Keyword: satellite missions
Keyword: space programs
Keyword: space shuttles
Keyword: spacelab
Keyword: remote sensing
Keyword: earth observation