Satellite technology allows us to have a better understanding of our planet. Scientists can follow seasons and climate changes around the globe.
These tools help us even save lives by enabling us to predict the path of hurricanes, track bushfires and other dangerous weather patterns and disasters.
Video: Satellite imagery confirms the effects of global warming on the Greenland Ice Sheet.
Naked Science’s “Earth From Above” airs Thursday April 22 at 9P et/pt.