NASA’s ICESat-2 To Eye Earth’s Coldest Regions

Credit: ICESat-2: NASA
HOUSTON—NASA’s upcoming ICESat-2 mission promises to place the Earth’s coldest regions, the cryosphere, under unprecedented laser scrutiny from orbit. The mission will provide scientists with highly accurate satellite altimetry data to better track how the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, polar...

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