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Prolific Earth Gravity Satellites End Science Mission

27 Oct 2017, 14:32 UTC
Prolific Earth Gravity Satellites End Science Mission NASA/JPL-Caltech

After more than 15 productive years in orbit, the U.S./German GRACE (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment) satellite mission has ended science operations. During their mission, the twin GRACE satellites have provided unprecedented insights into how our planet is changing by tracking the continuous movement of liquid water, ice and the solid Earth.

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