earth radiation

earth radiation

[¦ərth ‚rād·ē′ā·shən]
(geophysics)
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Part of RAVANs appeal is its potential to use small instrumentation to provide more accurate measurements of two key indicators of climate change: earth radiation imbalance (ERI) and earth radiation budget (ERB).
We're continuing the legacy of the most accurate Earth radiation budget observations ever made," said CERES project scientist Kory Priestley, of NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, Va.
If he would come here and try the divination rod and see how important it is to find things, see that it isn't pleasant to have earth radiation in your house, feel the forces of the earth, that would be magnificent
The former will continue NASA's Earth Radiation Budget Experiment and Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission study, while the latter will provide fresh angular flux information.
and his colleagues report that instruments aboard the Earth Radiation Budget Satellite detected a 3.
The Earth Radiation Budget Experiment recorded, in April 1985, both the SW and LW effects of clouds.
The predecessor to CERES, the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE), showed that clouds are the dominant influence on the energy balance of the Earth.
A recent satellite study, conducted as part of the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment, indicates that clouds in general cool the Earth -- at least for the present (SN: 1/7/89, p.
6 SCIENCE, a research team reports the first set of major results from the Earth Radiation Budget Experiment (ERBE), a project using three Earth-orbiting satellites to obtain direct measurements of radiation entering and leaving the atmosphere.
TDRS-1 is now relaying data for the Solar Maximum Mission satellite, the Solar Mesosphere Explorer, the Earth Radiation Budget Satellite and Landsats 4 and 5.