Did You Know: Terrestrial Radiation
Produced by the Space Telescope Science Institute’s Office of Public Outreach in collaboration with the NASA Earth Observatory (https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/).
Story adapted from Image of the Day post by Joe Atkinson, Ed Gillard, and Mike Carlowicz: https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/images/91630/another-accountant-for-the-energy-budget
- Image of Pacific Northwest: Expedition 43 Crew, International Space Station
- Map of Sunlight Reflected off Earth (Shortwave Radiation): CERES FM6, Joint Polar Satellite System 1
- Map of Infrared Light Emitted by Earth (Terrestrial Radiation): CERES FM6, Joint Polar Satellite System 1
- Written by Margaret Carruthers
All narration is presented in text form within the video. In addition, a full transcript will be available in the Library in the near future. Check back soon!