NASA’s Earth Minute: Dishing the Dirt

NASA doesn’t study just the stars and planets; it is also concerned with the soil beneath your feet. Studying the moisture in the top two inches of the soil from space with a satellite named “SMAP” can help weather forecasters predict flash floods, farmers grow more crops, and communities plan for drought.

Publish Date
Run Time 00:01:20
Topic Earth & Climate
Series Earth Minute
Episode Episode 12
Video Quality HD
Rating TV-G