NOAA's JPSS-1 satellite, the first of the new JPSS satellite constellation, will rocket into space on November 10, 2017. Don't miss the chance to chat live on @Reddit with two NOAA scientists and learn more about the satellite, its mission, the launch and the science behind it all! * Join our Reddit Science AMA TODAY, October 12, 2017, from 1-3 p.m. ET and "ask these experts anything!"--> Go to https://redd.it/75wrix or click our profile link.
For years, Dr. Mitch Goldberg, JPSS chief program scientist, and Thomas Wrublewski, NOAA physical scientist, have been working with their @NOAASatellites Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) colleagues to prepare this next-generation polar-orbiting satellite for its trip into space. Now, the big day is almost here! Launch is scheduled for November 10, 2017. Learn more at https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/JPSS-1.
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