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This short video (2:01) uses an engaging approach to emphasize the importance of tracking and studying precipitation. The video cast explains how the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission will use a constellation of satellites to achieve global coverage, thereby providing scientists with accurate precipitation data from around the world. In addition to the video, the site contains supplemental text which provides background information on the GPM mission.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
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Keywords:

Oceanography,NSDL,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-115,Mathematics,Earth Science,Engineering and technology:Aircraft, probes, satellites and/or spacecraft,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20140407123700503T,Earth and space science:Earth processes:Climate,Rain gauge,Atmospheric science,Water cycle,Earth and space science:Earth structure:Ocean and water,Precipitation,Informal Education,GPM,Higher Education,Middle School,TRMM,General Public,Earth system science,Engineering,High School,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Earth and space science:Earth processes:Weather,Technology,Geoscience

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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