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Viewing the PEM Instrument on UARS

UARS measures the flux of energetic particles from space using the Particle Environment Monitor, PEM. These high energy particles cause ozone depletion at high altitudes by producing nitrogen and hydrogen radicals.

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Jesse Allen (Raytheon): Lead Animator
Mark Schoeberl (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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Upper Atmosphere Radiation Satellite (UARS)

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