DUST: Our Program
Involving teachers from Portsmouth Public Schools (VA) in a climate change learning community engaged in a year-long study of dust.
Terra: MODIS Imagery of China
This natural-color image from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA's Terra satellite shows the dust storm on Saturday, March 20, 2010. The sand and dust were swept thousands of kilometers south and east from the arid terrain of Inner Mongolia.
Animation of GOES/Meteosat imagery of Saharan dust/dry air (split window IR technique). The plot evidences regions of mid-level dry air AND dust over land: this tecnique tracks dry and or dusty air in the low to mid-levels of the atmosphere.
SeaWiFS Imagery of Dust Storm
SeaWiFS animation showing development of North African dust storm.