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Introduction to Milagro

Did you know that air pollution can hurt people, animals, buildings and even plants!? Air pollution makes it hard to see and hard to breathe. It can also affect our weather and climate. We need to study...more

Megacities

Have you ever played with Mega Bloks ©? They are big, chunky blocks! Or have you seen the megahit movie, Finding Nemo? Megahit means it was a really popular movie! When you put mega in front of a word...more

Milagro Campaign - For Kids!

Atmosphere And Clouds Word Search Air Quality Word Search (Printable) -- And the Answer Key Air Quality Match Game (Printable) Air Pollution Circle Game For Younger Children For Kids – Games About The...more

Milagro Campaign - For Educators!

Age-Appropriate Windows to the Universe Activities on Climate, Atmosphere and Weather Teacher’s Guide for Young Children – Clean Air, Healthy Children Earth 911 Teachers' Section Educational Materials...more

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About the Campaign MILAGRO Official Homepage Mirage Homepage (Megacity Campaign) Department of Energy Atmospheric Science Program (ASP) MEGACITY Aerosol Experiment in Mexico City (MAX-Mex) NASA’s Intercontinental...more

Aircraft Used in the MILAGRO Campaign

The MILAGRO scientists will use six different airplanes to study air pollution around Mexico City. Each plane will have different instruments onboard that will help scientists measure air pollution. They'll...more

MILAGRO Instruments

Scientists working on the MILAGRO project are using lots of special equipment that they set up on the ground near Mexico City. Here are some examples: Radiosondes: These balloons are similar to the ones...more

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