NASA's Aquarius Returns Global Maps of Soil Moisture
NASA's Aquarius instrument has released its first released worldwide maps of soil moisture. Soil moisture, the water contained within soil particles, is an important player in Earth's water cycle. This animated version of Aquarius' measurements reveals a dynamic pattern of worldwide shifts between dry and moist soils.
Here is the YouTube video.
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Aquarius Soil Moisture
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 4:00AM
Produced by - Richard Chen