EO Kids

Sipping Snow in the Sierras ( 10 MB) – October 2021

Did you know that some of the water you drink may have started as snow? Explore how snowmelt becomes water for you and for crops too in Sipping Snow in the Sierras. Plus, you can do a cool experiment and find out how much water snow leaves behind.

Earth Observatory stories highlighted in this issue of EO Kids:

Smoky Skies and Satellites

Smoky Skies and Satellites

Explore how wildfire smoke travels in our sky and find out how NASA satellites track it in "Smoky Skies and Satellites." Plus, create your own data visualization.