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Complete Guide to Weather Satellites: NOAA Polar and Geostationary Satellites, GOES, POES, JPSS, DMSP, Potential Critical Gaps in Data, Program History, Military and Earth Observation, Forecasting
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 144,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique collection of government documents provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of current and planned American weather satellites, with material from NOAA, NASA, and independent reviews of the troubled replacement program.
Tumble: The Andaman Event
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In this epic natural disaster story, Mother Nature goes on the rampage but this time she intends to take it all the way. With the odds stacked against him, Mankind is about to face the greatest challenge ever... extinction. In the first of six books, the race for survival has only just begun.
Weather Satellite Programs at Risk: Problems with America's Polar and Geostationary Environmental Satellites, JPSS and GOES, Possible Gaps in Critical Data for Weather Forecasting Models
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This is a comprehensive collection of investigative reports and official information about the vital issue of America's polar and geostationary weather observation satellites. Prolonged delays in the development program of these satellites threatens to create a dangerous gap in coverage, adversely affecting the accuracy of critical weather forecasts.
20th Century Spy in the Sky Satellites: Secrets of the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Volume 7 - ELINT Grab and Poppy, Missile Warning MIDAS, Polar Orbiting Meteorological Satellites
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Military Science, Nonfiction » History » Military
Part of our comprehensive series on the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) and its "spy satellite" network, this volume covers three aspects of military satellite programs: the Grab and Poppy ELINT satellites used for electronic intelligence; the MIDAS missile defense space-based infrared early warning satellites, and a history of the military polar orbiting meteorological satellite program.