Enjoy The Satellites While We Have Them

Ken AshfordDisasters, Environment & Global Warming & Energy, Science & TechnologyLeave a Comment

It's worth noting that those space images of Sandy that are not only cool but actually help scientists predicts its path and strength — well, they come from satellites which are nearing or past the end of their functional lives, and we have no replacement satellites scheduled to be launched for a few years.

And if Republicans have their way and follow the Paul Ryan budget, we may not have replacement satellites at all.