NASA's Aura: New Eye for Clean Air
12.14.2004 - The instruments onboard Aura will help scientists monitor pollution production and transport around the world.
Aura Sheds New Light on Pollution
12.14.2004 - Satellite offers unprecedented precision.
Whose Air Is It Anyway?
10.21.2004 - We share the air we breathe not only with other people but also with the rest of our environment .
Bringing Students and Satellites Together
10.07.2004 - Forty K-12 educators from the United States and France participated in an 11-day NASA-sponsored workshop this past summer aimed at bringing real-life science experiences into the classroom.
NASA Puts Safety First
07.15.2004 - The safety measures taken during the launch of Aura are characteristic of NASA's commitment to safety and mission assurance.
07.15.2004 - Aura, a mission dedicated to the health of the Earth's atmosphere, successfully launched today at 6:01:59 a.m. EDT.
Launch Advisory: Aura Launch Postponed
07.14.2004 - The next launch attempt will be on Thursday morning, July 15, during a three-minute launch window that opens at 6:01:59 a.m. EDT.
Aura Postponed 24 Hours to July 11
07.08.2004 - The launch of NASA's Aura spacecraft has been postponed by at least 24 hours to Sunday, July 11 at 6:01:57 a.m. EDT.
Meet More Aura Scientists
07.08.2004 - John Gille: Searching for Patterns in the Clouds, Anne Douglass: Making the World Safe for Blondes, Peter Siegel: Studying the Energy of the Universe
Aura Satellite Ready for July 10 Launch
06.29.2004 - A next-generation Earth-observing satellite is scheduled for liftoff on Saturday, July 10 at approximately 6:01:57 a.m. EDT.
Ozone: Friend and Foe
06.24.2004 - The same gas -- ozone -- that is the main factor in bad air also protects us from the Sun's harmful effects.
Meet The Aura Scientists
06.10.2004 - Interviews with Andrea Razzaghi and Pieternel Levelt.
Aura to Check Health of Earth's Atmosphere
06.03.2004 - A mission to understand and protect the air we breathe.
The Good, the Bad and the Ozone
06.01.2004 - The story of a molecule and the spacecraft designed to help us understand it.
An Aura Around the Earth
05.17.2004 - On June 19, the launch of Aura satellite will help scientists understand how atmospheric composition affect the Earth.
Tango in the Atmosphere
05.13.2004 - Temperature, humidity, winds and the presence of other chemicals in the atmosphere influence ozone formation, and the presence of ozone, in turn, affects those atmospheric constituents.
Scientists Explain Aura Satellite Mission
05.13.2004 - Researchers will brief the press and discuss science goals of the mission at 4 p.m. EDT, May 17 in Montreal.
Czech Schools Part of GLOBE's Success
02.05.2004 - Six schools in the Czech Republic received awards recently for their collection of ozone data as part of a GLOBE project