Cargo Dragon C208-3 arrives at Station loaded with science experiments

SpaceX’s 25th contracted resupply mission for NASA’s Commercial Resupply Services (CRS) initiative

Cargo Dragon C208-3, the “-3” indicating its third flight, carries 2,631 kg of cargo, food, supplies, and experimen

one in particular from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is the Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source

To be mounted outside the ISS, EMIT will use NASA imaging spectroscopy technology to take measurements

This dust, when taken airborne, can travel around the globe and affect local weather conditions

it can have positive and negative effects on crop and livestock production as well. It can also affect

scientists do not yet have enough data on how the various kinds of dust from arid regions affect the planet’s

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