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15 Years of Canadarm2 in 15 Pictures

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AuroraMAX features live broadcast of the Northern Lights from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

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Canada has the largest national parks system in the world - 42 national parks. Visit: "Space in my Daily Life"

Monitoring the ozone layer from space

2016-04-22 - On Earth Day, here's an example of how we monitor the state of our planet and the atmosphere from space! Weekly OSIRIS measurements over the South Pole (from about September to March) since 2001 show that the "ozone hole" appears every year during the Antarctic spring but is no longer getting bigger. (Credits: Canadian Space Agency, University of Saskatchewan) (More information on Monitoring the ozone layer from space video)

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Forest Fires in Panama

Credit: U.S. Air Force/Staff Sgt. Siuta B. Ika

Forest Fires in Panama

2016-04-28 - Forest fires in Panama: using satellites to evaluate the damage caused by forest fires.

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Illustration of CloudSat satellite

Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Conceptual Image Lab

CloudSat - Observing clouds in 3D for 10 years!

2016-04-28 - Today marks the 10th anniversary of the launch of CloudSat. Since 2006, this satellite has been gathering data and improving our knowledge of clouds and their effect on climate and weather.

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Monitoring the ozone layer from space

Credits: Canadian Space Agency, University of Saskatchewan

Monitoring the ozone layer from space

2016-04-22 - On Earth Day, here's an example of how we monitor the state of our planet and the atmosphere from space! Watch the evolution of the "ozone hole" over 15 years thanks to OSIRIS data!

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Data Compendium

Credits: NASA/JPL, UCI, CSA, ESA, JAXA

Data Compendium: 20 years of Radar Images

2016-04-22 - Now available - 20 years of satellite radar imagery collected by multiple organizations and space agencies to better understand the Earth's poles.

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Forest Fires in Panama - April 2016

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