On the JPL Blog: Oceans Up Close - From Space

sea surface temperature This image shows sea surface temperature for April 2, 2009. Image credit: NASA/JPL
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April 02, 2009

JPL oceanographer Jorge Vazquez explains how satellites help monitor changes in Earth's oceans.

Read the blog and post comments at http://blogs.jpl.nasa.gov/?p=41 .

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