NASA's ICON Will Explore Airglow

NASA's Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) will "observes both the upper atmosphere and a layer of charged particles called the ionosphere," according to the space agency's Goddard Spaceflight Center. Credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center Genna Duberstein (USRA): Lead Producer Karen Fox (ASI): Lead Writer Scott Wiessinger (USRA): Narrator Tom Immel (SSL Berkeley): Lead Scientist Douglas E. Rowland (NASA/GSFC): Scientist Sarah L. Jones (NASA/GSFC): Scientist Genna Duberstein (USRA): Editor Music credit: Design Principle by Wayne Roberts