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January 17, 2016
The Jason-3 satellite has lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, on board SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket. In about an hour, it will separate from the rocket and begin deploying its two solar arrays.
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

January 16, 2016
The images on this page show key spaceborne observations of the ocean and atmosphere as they are currently changing with El Niño.

January 16, 2016
Viewing info, press releases, and videos.
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

January 15, 2016
The Jason-3 international oceanography satellite mission is scheduled for launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in central California on Sunday, Jan. 17. Liftoff aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Vandenberg's Space Launch Complex 4 East is targeted for 10:42:18 a.m. PST (1:42:18 p.m. EST).
Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory

January 13, 2016
An international scientific team recently published a new map of the ocean floor based on Earth’s gravity field, and it is a particularly useful tool.
Source: NASA

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