By announcing California's first satellite launch, Gov. Jerry Brown ends climate summit with a cosmic boom
When Gov. Jerry Brown said California should launch its own satellite in the 1970s, the plan was considered so far-fetched that critics dubbed him Gov. Moonbeam. But on Friday, Gov. Moonbeam struck back. Brown concluded his climate change summit promising the state would send its own satellite...
The current White House doesn't accept climate science, and California is worried that this may lead to NASA switching off climate probes under pressure from President Trump. The state's solution? Build its own probe. In a speech at the Global Climat...
The satellite will be capable of tracking climate-alerting emissions.