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New Space Station Instrument Raises Windy Science From The Dead - Universe Today
Here’s a cool example of a satellite recycling project. NASA used to have a probe called QuikSCAT that took a look at ocean wind speeds — including hurricanes, storms and typhoons. After 10 years of loyal service, the satellite failed in 2009 and a full replacement looked expensive. Now, however, spare parts for QuikSCAT are … Continue reading "New Space Station Instrument Raises Windy Science From The Dead"