Read stories about how Applied Sciences program areas and projects have an impact on people every day — both in the United States and around the world.

Whether it’s to better understand current management practices and maintain more diverse wetland habitats, protect public health after a two-week fire created an unhealthy smoke cloud or help farmers plant cover crops to stem the flow of harmful runoff into the Chesapeake Bay — NASA Earth-observing data can be used for various issues communities face around the world.

These are just a few examples of the Program’s impact. Immerse yourself in these and other stories to experience our work firsthand.

Health & Air Quality
By
Lia N. Poteet
Disasters
By
Michael Carlowicz, NASA Earth Observatory / Jacob Reed, NASA Disasters
Disasters
By
Timothy "Seph" Allen
Capacity Building
By
Lia N. Poteet
Capacity Building
Agriculture
By
Lia N. Poteet
Applied Sciences
By
Lia N. Poteet
Disasters
By
Lia N. Poteet
Ecological Forecasting
By
Aries Keck