Media playback is unsupported on your device

Swansea experts to fix Amazon rainforest satellite problem

19 February 2014 Last updated at 20:28 GMT

It is a mystery that has baffled scientists for more than a decade - why does the Amazon rainforest seem to grow greener during droughts?

The answer lies in how the forest is photographed from Space.

Nasa realised that its satellites were producing an optical illusion and it called in experts from Swansea University to fix the problem.

As Carwyn Jones reports, the real picture casts a very different light on climate change.

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.