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2017 AGU Schedule of Events at the NASA Booth
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During the 2017 AGU Fall Meeting, held December 11-15, 2017, navigate the streets (or rues) of the NASA Booth (#1645) and immerse yourself in science. Join us at the Inspiration Theatre for science stories, share a piece of your personal history involving NASA at NASA’s Living Timeline exhibit, and make new science connections while strolling down Avenues Interconnected, Impact, Innovation, and Inspiration. Learn something new, have fun, and discover together!

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Eclipse Hyperwall Science Stories
PDF icon Eclipse Hyperwall Brochure 508.pdf

On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within the path of totality can see one of nature’s most awe inspiring sights—a total solar eclipse. This path, where the moon will completely cover the sun and the sun’s tenuous atmosphere—the corona—can be seen, will stretch from Salem, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina. Observers outside this path will still see a partial solar eclipse where the moon covers part of the sun’s disk. This brochure contains high-definition visualizations related to the eclipse, past eclipses and transits, and our sun.

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NASA Hyperwall Science Stories
PDF icon NASA Hyperwall Science Stories.pdf

This brochure represents some of the science stories available on NASA’s Hyperwall.

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2016 NASA Booth Program for AGU
PDF icon NASA_AGU 2016 Events Program.pdf

NASA Science has a story to tell and, at AGU, you can be part of it. This year at our exhibit we will be telling stories about our Earth science, planetary science, and heliophysics endeavors via dynamic Hyperwall presentations, flash talks, and hands-on demos. In addition, the booth will also feature a variety of individual stations where you can talk face-to-face with NASA subject-matter experts. We hope you join us!

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PDF icon Astrophysics Brochure_508.pdf

Discover how the universe works, explore how it began and evolved, and search for life on planets around other stars.

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COP-22 Hyperwall Content
PDF icon NASA_COP22_Hyperwall Brochure 2016.pdf

This brochure provides information about the content displayed on NASA's Hyperwall in the U.S. Center at the twenty-second session of the Conference of the Parties (COP-20) held November 7-18, 2016, in Marrakech, Morocco.

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CYGNSS Mission Brochure
PDF icon CYGNSS_508.pdf, Binary Data CYGNSS.ibooks

This brochure provides an overview of NASA's Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) mission--NASA’s first satellite mission to measure surface winds in the inner core of tropical cyclones, including regions beneath the eyewall and intense inner rainbands that could not previously be measured from space. These measurements will help scientists obtain a better understanding of what causes variations in tropical cyclone intensity, helping to improve our ability to forecast tropical cyclones such as Hurricane Katrina.

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NASA Science Program Support Office Annual Report 2016
PDF icon NASA SPSO 2016 Annual Report PDF (5.27 MB)

The Science Program Support Office (SPSO) supported 25 domestic and international science conferences and public events in FY2016. The SPSO strives to provide an inspiring and interactive venue for every event during the year, using a unique storytelling approach that allows a variety of audiences worldwide to connect with NASA Science. The 2016 Annual Report provides a broad overview of these activities, along with details about new Hyperwall stories, publications, social media, key partnerships, and more!

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NASA Science Resource Brochure
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This brochure contains a variety of useful links—a great resource for those interested in exploring the many facets of NASA. Have fun exploring!

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Understanding Earth: What's Up with Precipitation?
PDF icon Precip508.pdf, Binary Data Understanding Earth Whats Up with Precipitation.ibooks

Precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapor that falls quickly from a cloud. The main forms of precipitation include drizzle, rain, sleet, snow, grapple (soft hail or snow pellets), and hail. Today, scientists can measure precipitation directly—using ground-based instruments such as rain gauges—or indirectly—using remote sensing techniques (e.g., from radar systems, aircraft, and Earth-observing satellites). This brochure describes how satellite observations—often combined with other measurements taken on the ground or from aircraft—provide frequent estimates of precipitation at a global scale. Among other uses, precipitation datasets from NASA are used for forecasting tropical cyclones; monitoring soil moisture conditions and freshwater availability; and predicting flood and drought conditions, landslides, crop yields, and water-related illnesses.

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