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How the Smoke Rises

A satellite sensor is helping scientists understand where smoke is headed and what it means for those breathing it.


NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using MISR data courtesy of Ralph Kahn and Verity Flower/NASA GSFC, and MODIS data from NASA EOSDIS/LANCE and GIBS/Worldview. Story by Adam Voiland.

Published March 12, 2019
Data acquired November 9, 2018

Sources:
Terra > MISR
Terra > MODIS