Google’s “A Passage of Water” Project Makes NASA’s Water Data Accessible to the Public

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Originally Published November 30, 2023, NASA NEWS


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NASA, in collaboration with Google Arts & Culture and artist Yiyun Kang, has unveiled an interactive digital experience titled “A Passage of Water,” focusing on global freshwater resources. This immersive project utilizes data from the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) satellites and high-resolution data from the Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT) mission to illustrate the impact of climate change on Earth’s water cycle.

This collaboration underscores NASA’s commitment to sharing crucial Earth science data, showcasing the vital connection between climate change and the planet’s water systems. 

“A Passage of Water” is the latest outcome of NASA’s partnership with Google, aiming to make NASA’s content accessible to the public through engaging digital experiences.