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California Will Launch Satellite To Monitor Air Pollution

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California will launch a satellite to help monitor air pollution, Governor Jerry Brown announced at the Global Action Climate Summit. The announcement comes amidst President Donald Trump’s plan to decrease NASA’s part in monitoring climate change. 

This satellite will have the ability to detect the “point source” of climate pollutants, including super pollutants which have more potent heat-trapping effects, but remain in the atmosphere for a shorter time than carbon dioxide. Reducing these pollutants can have an immediate and beneficial impact.