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ChemMatters: Special Issue on NASA's EOS Aura Mission (Sept. 2002) DLESE Reviewed Collection
: This ChemMAtters issue features the human side of NASA?s Aura mission with five articles that include interviews with Aura scientists and engineers. ChemMatters is a quarterly publication of the American Chemical Society (ACS) geared to a high school audience. The magazine is designed and written to demystify everyday chemistry. This special edition is the second of four special issues that focussed on atmospheric chemistry and the Aura mission. Each story features one member of the Aura team and their role in the mission as well as their interests outside of science and engineering. The pull-out poster in the center of the magazine includes stories from the countdown by technicians and engineers building the spacecraft and it's instruments. A teacher's guide is also available for this issue.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Periodical
  • Physical object
  • Technology
  • Other
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
Cost information is not known
This product is free and clear for general use.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd438
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: NASA GSFC