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Fly along with NASA's fleet of Earth science missions and observe Earth from a global perspective in an immersive, 3-D environment.

Monitor our planet's vital signs, such as sea level height, atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration and Antarctic ozone. Trace the movement of water around the globe using the gravity map from NASA's GRACE satellites. Spot volcanic eruptions and forest fires using the carbon monoxide vital sign. Check out the hottest and coldest locations on Earth with the global surface temperature map.

"Eyes on the Earth" displays the location of all of NASA's operating Earth-observing missions in real time and lets you compare them in size to a scientist or a school bus. Get a sneak peek at upcoming missions and learn how NASA is planning to study our Earth in the future.

With the “Latest Events” feature, you can explore geo-located satellite images of recent Earth events, including algal blooms, super storms and wildfires.

 


Credits

Producers:
Kevin Hussey, Randal Jackson and Michael Greene

Technical Director:
Kevin Hussey

Software Engineers:
Kristine Nguyen, Davit Stepanyan, Kit Petrie, Anton Kulikov, Erik Boettcher, Daren Lee, Viet (Jon) Nguyen, Clay Hooker and Clement Shimizu (The Elumenati)

3D Art Director:
Brian Kumanchik

3D Artists:
Brian Kumanchik, Christian Lopez, Christopher Garcia and Yina Chang

Science Data Processing:
Charles Thompson, Jeff Hall and Shigeru Suzuki

Information Architects:
Justin Moore, Andrea Boeck and Bergen Moore (Moore Boeck), Randal Jackson

Artistic Designers:
Justin Moore and Andrea Boeck (Moore Boeck)

Researchers and Technical Writers:
Randal Jackson, Amber Jenkins, Laura Faye Tenenbaum, Holly Shaftel and Doug Ellison


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Constellation segments provided by Stellarium.

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