Argos instruments onboard polar orbiting satellites collect a variety of data from both stationary and mobile transmitters around the world. This vital information helps provide a better understanding of Earth’s physical and biological environment, including its weather and climate, biodiversity and ecosystems, as well as assist with maritime security, offshore pollution, and humanitarian assistance.
Tracking From Space
Stories inspired by real animals tracked from space
This comic book is based on research projects using Argos satellites tags to follow animals around the world and learn what they do, where they go, and how we can help keep them safe.
Students use tracking data collected by Argos…
Learn how far plastic pollution can travel in the…
Students interpret maps and Argos satellite…
Students learn about tracking pronghorn, how…