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JPSS Education

The Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) provides STEM activities and lessons to teach K-12 students and the general public about how and why polar-orbiting weather satellites observe Earth and its atmosphere.



Photo of homemade paper with close-up picture of a seed sprout
Activity: Make Seed Paper
This activity will guide you through how to make your own recycled paper embedded with seeds at home.
Make Seed Paper
Composite illustrations a satellite over Earth with areas of text.
Factsheet: What is JPSS
Learn more about JPSS in this factsheet.
Learn about JPSS


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*The JPSS satellite models were developed by Ball Aerospace.