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"Carbon Copy" Spacecraft Ready to Track Global Carbon Dioxide - Universe Today
On February 24, 2009, the launch of the Orbiting Carbon Observatory (OCO) mission — designed to study the global fate of carbon dioxide — resulted in failure. Shortly after launch, the rocket nose didn’t separate as expected, and the satellite could not be released. But now, a carbon copy of the original mission, called OCO-2 … Continue reading "“Carbon Copy” Spacecraft Ready to Track Global Carbon Dioxide"