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POSTED: July 11, 2014 9:55 a.m.
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NASA is on a mission, but this one has more to do with Earth itself than what lies beyond.
The administration plans to use a satellite to measure carbon dioxide in Earth’s atmosphere.
While the political jury still is out on global warming, a White House report shows that budget expenditures
for clean-energy technologies and other initiatives related to climate change increased by
over $2 billion from last year.
According to Science World Report, NASA’s satellite can help scientists understand the processes controlling the gas in the atmosphere and improve the accuracy of claims. This should provide global leaders with more answers

 

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