Earth Observatory Blogs

Barrier Islands: Sands & Lands in Motion

Published 10/28/2020 in EO Kids

Explore the shore with EO Kids’ Barrier Islands: Sands & Lands in Motion. Learn about Earth’s changing shorelines, especially barrier islands.

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Kīlauea's Summit Lake: Still Rising

Published 10/9/2020 in Earth Matters

Though gentle “effusive” eruptions have been the norm at Kīlauea across the past two centuries, the geologic record shows plenty of evidence that the volcano has had periods when violent, explosive eruptions were common

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September Puzzler

Published 9/29/2020 in Earth Matters

Your challenge is to use the comments section to tell us what we are looking at, where it is, and why it is interesting.

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