Earth  ID: 12607

NASA Releases a Tiny Satellite to Study Ice Clouds

IceCube is a CubeSat, a very small satellite designed to test a new technology for eventual use on larger satellites. In this case, scientists are experimenting with using radiometer to study ice clouds from space.

Credits

Kathryn Mersmann (USRA): Lead Producer
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NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center

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Mission:
CubeSats

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Keywords:
SVS >> HDTV
SVS >> Ice
SVS >> ISS
NASA Science >> Earth
SVS >> Radiometer