EO Kids

Smoke from wildfires can have lingering effects on your local environment and your health. Explore how wildfire smoke travels in our sky and find out how NASA satellites track it in “Smoky Skies and Satellites.”  Plus, you can track the movement of smoke in the atmosphere from the Australian bushfires of 2019/2020 by creating a flipbook.

Earth Observatory and NASA Stories Highlighted in this Issue

Keeping a Close Eye on the Storm: Hurricanes

Keeping a Close Eye on the Storm: Hurricanes

Learn all about how satellites track storms – from formation, landfall, and the aftermath

Barrier Islands: Sands & Lands in Motion

Barrier Islands: Sands & Lands in Motion

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

Watching Wildfires from Space

Watching Wildfires from Space

Satellites observe and track fires (and what they leave behind) across the world.