Earth  ID: 12350

ATom Mission interview clips

The ATom mission aboard NASA's DC-8 flying laboratory is sampling world-wide in one of the most extensive surveys of the atmosphere to date, measuring over 200 gases as well as airborne particles. The science team is particularly interested in methane, tropospheric ozone and black carbon particles, which have strong effects on climate and which all have both human and natural origins.

Below are interviews with four scientists participating in the research flights:
* Donald Blake, UC Irvine
* Róisín Commane, Harvard University
* Tom Ryerson, NOAA
* Jack Dibbs, University of New Hampshire

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Credits

Ellen T. Gray (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Lead Writer
Ellen T. Gray (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Producer
Matthew R. Radcliff (USRA): Producer
Ellen T. Gray (ADNET Systems, Inc.): Editor
Matthew R. Radcliff (USRA): Editor
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Mission:
Atmospheric Tomography Mission (ATom)

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Keywords:
DLESE >> Atmospheric science
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Methane
SVS >> Pollution
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere
GCMD >> Earth Science >> Atmosphere >> Air Quality >> Nitrogen Oxides
SVS >> Greenhouse Gases
SVS >> Atmospheric Science
SVS >> Earth Science >> Atmospheric Science
NASA Science >> Earth

GCMD keywords can be found on the Internet with the following citation: Olsen, L.M., G. Major, K. Shein, J. Scialdone, S. Ritz, T. Stevens, M. Morahan, A. Aleman, R. Vogel, S. Leicester, H. Weir, M. Meaux, S. Grebas, C.Solomon, M. Holland, T. Northcutt, R. A. Restrepo, R. Bilodeau, 2013. NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Earth Science Keywords. Version 8.0.0.0.0