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TIROS Satellite

     

TIROS Satellite

A TIROS I and II prototype designed for ground testing, hangs in front of a mosaic of TIROS images from 1965 showing Earth's global weather patterns.

Image Number: 2006-20507
Credit: Image by Eric Long
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