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View Resource Infrared Yellowstone Gallery

Linda Hermans-Killam, at NASA's Infrared Processing and Analysis Center (IPAC) at the California Institute of Technology's, created this Web site featuring remarkable visible and infrared images of the geothermal features in Yellowstone National Park. Visitors can view Hot Springs, Geyser Runoff, Orange Spring Mound, and even a thermal infrared image of an elk. With short educational descriptions...
View Resource The ATSR Project

By creating infrared images of the Earth with a spatial resolution of one kilometer, the Along Track Scanning Radiometer (ATSR) instruments are beneficial for land, atmosphere, water, and Cryosphere scientific studies. After learning about the sensitivities and accuracies of the ATSR instruments, students and educators can view a presentation describing the usefulness of the collected data. The...