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NASA Index Uses Plants To Shed New Light On Droughts

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September 1, 2000
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NASA has a new tool designed to keep a close watch over our plants. What we see in the reflection of the vegetation may help researchers do a better job of monitoring and, one day, predicting periods of drought.

NASA has a new tool designed to keep a close watch over our plants. What we see in the reflection of the vegetation may help researchers do a better job of monitoring and, one day, predicting periods of drought.


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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center. (2000, September 1). NASA Index Uses Plants To Shed New Light On Droughts. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 23, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000901075643.htm
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center. "NASA Index Uses Plants To Shed New Light On Droughts." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/09/000901075643.htm (accessed April 23, 2014).

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