NASA studying 2015 El Nino event as never before

19 octubre 2015

Every two to seven years, an unusually warm pool of water — known as El Nino, affects the local aquatic environment, but also spurs extreme weather patterns around the world, from flooding in California to droughts in Australia. This winter, the 2015-16 El Nino event will be better observed from space than any previous El Nino.