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Unique Imagery

There Goes the Ice
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There Goes the Ice

Sea ice can linger on Hudson Bay into the summer, but it is usually gone by mid-August.

Published Jul 26, 2018

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Iceberg Towers over Innaarsuit
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Iceberg Towers over Innaarsuit

In July 2018, an iceberg weighing at least 10 million tons parked just offshore of a small island village in northwestern Greenland.

Published Jul 24, 2018

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Rain Soaks the Empty Quarter
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Rain Soaks the Empty Quarter

Rainfall from the remnants of Tropical Cyclone Mekunu dropped enough rain over the Arabian Peninsula to form lakes between the sand dunes in the Rub’ al-Khali.

Published Jun 16, 2018

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A Seldom Seen South American Cyclone
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A Seldom Seen South American Cyclone

In an extremely rare event, a subtropical cyclone formed in cool waters off the coast of Chile.

Published May 12, 2018

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Spring Greening in the Southeast
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Spring Greening in the Southeast

The forests on the lowlands around the Appalachian Mountains green up before those on the highest ridges.

Published May 2, 2018

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