NASA wants your help in studying the total solar eclipse - KMOV.com

NASA wants your help in studying the total solar eclipse

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – NASA is asking for people across the country to help them study the total solar eclipse.

When the eclipse occurs on August 21, NASA would like people to collect cloud and air temperature data to assist them in their nationwide science experiment. The collected data will then need to be reported via a cell phone.

Read: Where to see the 2017 total solar eclipse

The data, which is part of the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment program, will then be recorded on an interactive map.

Click here for more details on how to become a Citizen Scientist.

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