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Impact of environmental moisture on tropical cyclone intensification

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New Video Highlights 3 Years of NASA Hurricane Research

NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel, or HS3, mission investigated tropical cyclones in the 2012, 2013 and 2014 Atlantic Basin hurricane seasons. Highlights of the mission can be seen in a new video.

2015 HS3 STM Group Photo

Poster Session at 2015 HS3 STM (5.5.15)

Michael Montgomery at the 2015 HS3 STM (5.5.15)

NASA Brings the Spirit of Adventure into the Classroom

Across the United States and around the world, students now can participate in deployed NASA Airborne Science Missions.

NASA Hurricane Mission Connects to K-12 Classrooms

The HS3 team shared the excitement of their scientific mission with K-12 students and teachers across the United States through summer teacher workshops, educator days at NASA Wallops, in-person classroom visits by mission personnel, live remote classroom chats and flight/hurricane tracking.

HS3 Hurricane Mission Investigated Four Tropical Cyclones in 2014

NASA's Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel, or HS3, mission investigated four tropical cyclones in the 2014 Atlantic Ocean hurricane season: Cristobal, Dolly, Edouard and Gonzalo. The storms affected land areas in the Atlantic Ocean Basin and were at different stages during the investigations.

NASA's HS3 Looks Hurricane Edouard in the Eye

Scientists on NASA's HS3 mission got lucky on September 17 when the remotely piloted Global Hawk dropped a sonde that fell in Hurricane Eduoard's eye and spun all the way down to the surface


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