NORAD tracks Santa Claus in cosmic trip to the International Space Station

Home News Spaceflight Astronauts on the International Space Station are getting a special visit from a strange spacecraft powered by reindeer and carrying a jolly old elf. Yes, Santa has reached the final frontier. The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) have unveiled a new video of Santa’s flyby of the…Continue Reading

NASA tracks Hanna’s soaking path into Mexico

On July 26 at 3:35 p.m. EDT (1935 UTC) NASA’s Aqua satellite analyzed Hanna in infrared light using the AIRS instrument. The strongest storms with the coldest cloud top temperatures were located over extreme south Texas and northeastern Mexico. Coldest cloud top temperatures were as cold as or colder than (purple) minus 63 degrees Fahrenheit (minus…Continue Reading