Dr. S. Pete Worden
Director, NASA Ames Research Center
San Francisco
February 21, 2008
NASA’s Earth Science
Leads the World
Afternoon Constellation
2002
Afternoon Constellation
2004
5
Afternoon Constellation
2006
Afternoon Constellation
late 2008
-0.6 m/yr 0 +0.6 m/yr
Zwally et al., Preliminary Results
GOES-O
NPP GPM
OSTM ...
Understand to Predict:
Precipitation for Drought and Flood
Burlington-Northern Santa Fe One World internet hosting
Western Air Defense Sector CNN Headline News
Helping NAPA Valley Vintners
manage impacts of seasonal weather and provide irrigation forecasts
...
Growing
Season
Current night lights resolution Simulated NightSat resolution
Chicago at Night
Bundle of filamentous cyanobacteria
and its associated microbial community
(viewed via natural fluorescence and la...
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change
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Dr S. Pete Worden - NASA - Nasa And Global Change

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  • 1. Dr. S. Pete Worden Director, NASA Ames Research Center San Francisco February 21, 2008
  • 2. NASA’s Earth Science Leads the World
  • 3. Afternoon Constellation 2002
  • 4. Afternoon Constellation 2004 5
  • 5. Afternoon Constellation 2006
  • 6. Afternoon Constellation late 2008
  • 7. -0.6 m/yr 0 +0.6 m/yr Zwally et al., Preliminary Results
  • 8. GOES-O NPP GPM OSTM Constellation Glory LDCM OCO GPM Core Aquarius 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  • 9. Understand to Predict: Precipitation for Drought and Flood
  • 10. Burlington-Northern Santa Fe One World internet hosting Western Air Defense Sector CNN Headline News
  • 11. Helping NAPA Valley Vintners manage impacts of seasonal weather and provide irrigation forecasts 0 30 1998 is warm and wet, 1999 cool, dry Forecast Irrigation (mm) July 19-26, 2005
  • 12. Growing Season
  • 13. Current night lights resolution Simulated NightSat resolution Chicago at Night
  • 14. Bundle of filamentous cyanobacteria and its associated microbial community (viewed via natural fluorescence and labels) 20 microns R. Ley