When scientists talk about the cryosphere, they mean the places on Earth where water is in its solid form, frozen into ice or snow. Read more ...
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AMSR/ADEOS-II L1A Raw Observation Counts (AMSR-L1A) Version 2 data are now available from NSIDC. The data are available from 28 January until 24 October 2003, when the satellite was lost. Please see the Order Data Web page for information on obtaining data.